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Trudeau wrongly said Canadian energy regulation was ‘broken.’ Then he wrecked it

Prior to the 2015 federal election, when the National Energy Board (NEB) was subjected to unremitting pressures from local and international …

Canada

Why India has better things to do than hang out with Justin Trudeau

There has been a lot of handwringing in Canada lately about why Justin Trudeau’s visit to India has been such an internationally recognized disaster. …

Justin Trudeau

Justin Trudeau backtracks on ‘peoplekind’ comment, calls it a ‘dumb joke’

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau clarified his “peoplekind” remark Wednesday morning, after receiving backlash from several media outlets.<p><b>READ MORE:</b> …

Canada

Indigenous Self-Determination and Land Rights: Confronting Trudeau’s Fake Reconciliation Promises

The passage of the Winter Solstice is traditionally a time of annual reflection and renewal. I’ve been thinking about the façade the Trudeau …

The ever-converging lives of Justin Trudeau and Joshua Boyle

The prime minister is finally back in Ottawa, another year older and another year (supposedly) wiser.<p>He is now 46, his birthday having fallen on …

Trudeau bamboozles middle class with bogus promises

The mantra of our prime minister — the majority of his holidays spent in the non-middle-class-affordability of Lake Louise and Revelstoke — is that …

Canadian citizenship applications surge after government relaxes language, residency rules

There was a spike in applications for Canadian citizenship after the government relaxed the rules around residency requirements and language …

Nafta ‘Unpredictability’ Is Keeping Trudeau Awake at Night

Justin Trudeau would rather walk away from Nafta than sign a bad deal.<p>The Canadian prime minister, speaking in a year-end interview with broadcaster …

Health Canada issues massive recall of Liberal tears

Health Canada has issued a massive recall of tears shed by senior Liberal government officials over Indigenous issues, including those from Prime …

Justin Trudeau

Justin Trudeau On Returning ISIS Fighters: They'll Be An 'Extraordinarily Powerful Voice' For Canada

In a year-end interview with one of Canada's state television networks, CTV, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau claimed that he believes returning …

Trudeau 'sorry' for violating conflict laws with visits to Aga Khan's island

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologized for his actions after the federal ethics watchdog found he violated some provisions of the Conflict of …

Canadian Politics

Trudeau can’t land a trade deal — because he’s no free trader

The hype was growing, but the prospects for trade talks were not. And now that Canada’s progressive trade agenda has been kicked into the tall bamboo …

Globalization

John Ivison: Would it be too cynical to say China just ambushed Trudeau on trade talks?

BEIJING — Canada got a tough Chinese-style lesson in power politics Monday.Justin Trudeau arrived in China in the belief that his hosts had accepted …

HASSAN: Trudeau’s famous inclusiveness shouldn’t be extended to terrorists

We get it! Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is a noble soul who will go to any length to appease, mollify and console marginalized groups.<p>The assigned …

Chance of reintegrating Canadian ISIS fighters 'pretty remote': Goodale

OTTAWA – The likelihood of successfully reintegrating ISIS fighters with ties to Canada who have returned home is "pretty remote," admits Public …

Trudeau calls on men to help end gender-based violence

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says men must do more to put an end to gender-based violence against women and girls.<p>Calling such violence a human rights violation, he said men need to hold themselves and their peers accountable for behaviour that threatens women's respect, protection and freedom.<p>He …

Trudeau's teary apology to indigenous students

"Saying that we are sorry today is not enough," said Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in an apology to indigenous students affected by forced assimilation. "It will not undo the harm that was done."

Justin Trudeau

Trudeau sorry for 'historic wrong' against aboriginal Canadians

The prime minister has apologized to First Nations people in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador for abuse at assimilation-oriented schools. …

Aboriginal Canadians

Morneau and Trudeau are looking out for the rich | The Star

There’s lots of lamenting about the way the rich keep getting richer while ordinary folk struggle to keep their heads above water. Along with the …

Canada

Trudeau Tells P.E.I. Radio Station He Sometimes Wishes He Could Just Pop Into Canadian Tire

The PM also discussed TV and sports.<p>CHARLOTTETOWN — Justin Trudeau says one of the challenges of being prime minister is not being able to pop into a …

Canada concerned about returning ISIS fighters, Justin Trudeau says

<i>Editor’s Note: This story was updated to clarify the number of Canadians who have travelled abroad to join extremist groups.</i><p>Canada is concerned about …

Canada

Opposition pushes back after Trudeau says he’s ’satisfied’ with Bronfman’s Paradise Papers response

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday he's satisfied with the public explanation provided by a top Liberal fundraiser whose name surfaced in leaked documents that provide details on legal, offshore tax havens used by the wealthy.<p>Trudeau's Conservative and NDP rivals, however, are decidedly …

Liberals drop pledge to waive GST for new rental-housing construction

The federal government is dropping a campaign pledge to waive the GST on the construction of new rental units, claiming research has shown there are better ways to boost the supply of affordable housing.<p>The GST plan is one of just three pledges out of 364 government commitments that are listed on a …

Canada

Globe editorial: The Liberals fudge their peacekeeping promise – and with good reason

There may be little to no traditional peacekeeping to be done anymore – patrolling an international cease-fire line, the peacekeeping of Lester Pearson, is not exactly an in-demand career these days – but many Canadians retain an emotional attachment to the idea. It has power, plucking at heart …

Canada

Promises, promises: The Liberals made a lot, maybe too many

Only the naive person views the politician without skepticism. But a politician's words are still important, not least because what he or she says …

Canadians give Trudeau little credit for booming economy amid ‘large, dark cloud’ of deficit, rising interest rates

Canada’s economy may be one of the strongest in the developed world this year, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government isn’t getting much …

Justin Trudeau Will Formally Apologize to Canadians Persecuted for Being Gay

The prime minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, has announced that he will take an important step toward addressing past injustices committed against …

Bill Morneau gets a failing grade from Canadians, poll says

Finance Minister Bill Morneau is the most recognizable minister in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet, but not necessarily for the right …

Canada