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My Racist Encounter at the White House Correspondents' Dinner

The faux red carpet had been laid out for the famous and the wannabe-famous. Politicians and journalists arrived at the White House Correspondents' Dinner, bedazzled in the hopes of basking in a few fleeting moments of fame, even if only by osmosis from proximity to celebrities. New to the …

Trudeau attack ads should remind Tories of our fatal error 20 years ago

Current Conservative MPs' unease with their party's attack ads on Justin Trudeau is eerily reminiscent of the most famous political attack ad meltdown of all.<p>Twenty years ago this fall, Prime Minister Kim Campbell's election campaign unveiled a 'not a prime minster' television ad aimed at Liberal …

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Labrador Byelection: Elizabeth May Wonders If Harper Violated Conflict Of Interest Act For Penashue

Elizabeth May believes Stephen Harper may have violated the Conflict of Interest Act to give his MP an unfair advantage in an upcoming byelection.<p>On …

Pierre Poilievre: 'The Root Cause Of Terrorism Is Terrorists' (VIDEO, TWEETS)

Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre has apparently taken the memo from his boss not to “commit sociology” or think too hard about what causes …

Conservative candidates to be vetted again after second dismissal in a week

The leader of the B.C. Conservatives says his party is re-vetting its candidates in the provincial election after two were dismissed due to controversial comments that came to light this week.<p>"I can assure you that's the case," John Cummins told reporters following the first election debate among …

Nathan Fielder asks followers to text their parents pretending to be a drug dealer, hilarity ensues http://natpo.st/11ZIhqm

Canada lambasts UN official for saying Boston bombings caused by ‘American global domination project’

OTTAWA — Canada slammed a top United Nations official Wednesday for suggesting the Boston Marathon attacks were the result of the United States …

Three UN rapporteurs on their way to probe Canada’s human rights record

The Harper government has given three United Nations rapporteurs permission to come and probe Canada’s record on human rights, treatment of …

Alberta is wrong. Universities are not just a ticket to a job

Last week, the Government of Alberta released its widely-anticipated mandate letters to universities across the province, which were widely shared across social media platforms and discussed by families at the dinner table. The letters, which mark a significant transformation in the government's …