Conservative Party of Canada

Canada’s Conservatives are having a mini-meltdown

<i>David Moscrop is a Canadian contributing columnist for Post Opinions.</i><p>Tracking the recent antics of members of the Conservative Party of Canada, you’d be forgiven for thinking that someone had spiked the water in their caucus. And not with the sort of substance that changes who you are but the sort …

Canada

Premier Doug Ford Tells Toronto Mayor To Focus On Crime, Not City Council Size

1:00 PM 08/18/2018<p>Ontario Premier Doug Ford says Toronto Mayor John Tory should be focusing on fighting guns, gangs and crime in his city and not …

Conservative View

Multiculturalism is here to stay... but what about Maxime Bernier?

In a summer rife with Twitter spats, Conservative MP Maxime Bernier’s remarks about “extreme multiculturalism” might be the most controversial of all.<p>…

Canada

Super PACs In Canada? Liberals Wrestle With Politically-Active Charities After Court Ruling

Registered charities will face a new test to ensure they don't engage solely in political activism.<p>OTTAWA — In an effort to prevent Canadian …

Canadian News

NP View: Turning to the private sector the right move for cannabis sales

During his campaign to become premier of Ontario, Doug Ford promised a radically different model for cannabis distribution than the one planned by …

Canada

Your letters for Saturday, Aug. 18

There’s nothing normal about smokey skiesRe: “Smoke raises health warning,” Aug. 16.In recent days, I’ve heard several references to all the wild …

Canada

Letters to the Editor, Aug. 18

<b>SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER</b>Maxime Bernier spoke truthfully about excess multiculturalism emphasized by the PM. It implies assimilation is inferior and …

Canadian News

Aug. 18: #MadMaxDiscord? Plus other letters to the editor

<i>Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. Letters may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a letter by e-mail, click here:</i> …

Canada

Roy Green: Maxime Bernier’s six-part tweet sets a nation on edge

It was not so long ago, the toughest, and at times bitterest, battle in Canada was that of Quebec vs. the ROC (Rest of Canada).<p>The language would get …

Canada

Andrew Scheer’s to-do list: How the Conservatives can take advantage of Trudeau’s vulnerability in 2019

Conservatives have reason for optimism. The question now is whether Scheer can harness this apparent momentum and keep it going

Canadian News

Fear and Loathing of Jordan Peterson

Opinion<p>Posted: Aug 17, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Ah, men! This …

Conservative View

Conservatives’ spat a gift for Justin Trudeau's Liberals

Andrew Scheer is clearly facing a challenge to his leadership. So far, his response reminds us the Conservative Party leader made a fine Speaker of …

Canadian News

A Fall 2018 Federal Election? Bring It On!

Writing in The Star, columnist Chantal Hébert has suggested that Canadians deserve a federal election this fall, not October 2019. Susan Delacourt …

Canadian News

Calgary MP mourns newborn daughter's death from genetic disorder

An Alberta Conservative MP has posted a touching online tribute following the death of his newborn daughter from a genetic disorder.<p>Tom Kmiec, who …

Siblings

Corbella: 8-year-old boy’s life at risk because he lives in Alberta

Eight-year-old Ryken Covino is a victim not just of cancer, but of geography and timing.<p>If the Edmonton boy were from B.C., Saskatchewan, Ontario, …

Canadian News

JESSICA LAWS: Government continues to bungle legalization

In just a few weeks Ontario will see the return of a ‘buck-a-beer,’ kids learning the same sexual education that was taught in the late ‘90s and the …

Cannabis

Globe editorial: More time wasted debating harm reduction’s merits will mean more Canadians lost to the opioid epidemic

Ontario’s Health Minister had a telling exchange with reporters this past week on the subject of her Progressive Conservative government’s decision – in the midst of Canada’s escalating opioid epidemic – to suspend the opening of harm-reduction sites for drug users.<p>Repeatedly, Christine Elliott was …

Canada

UCP nomination candidate who shared post against same-sex marriage allowed to run

Sandra Kim, the United Conservative Party hopeful who shared a Facebook post saying she opposes same-sex marriage, will be allowed to run for the …

Same-sex Marriage

Why I Love Jordan Peterson

I have spent at least 100 hours over the past 6 months listening to the lectures of Youtube sensation and clinical psychologist Jordan Peterson.<p>His …

Conservative View

Justin Trudeau is Wrong, Diversity is not our Strength

One of Justin Trudeau’s favourite platitudes is “diversity is our strength”. A vapid comment from the substitute drama teacher turned Prime Minister, …

Justin Trudeau

Maxime Bernier Fires Back At Andrew Scheer In Tweets Blasting 'Identity Politics'

The Tory leader has said Bernier has "no official role" in caucus.<p>OTTAWA — Conservative MP Maxime Bernier fired back Thursday morning at his party …

Canadian News

Canada struggling with illegal border 'crisis' of its own ahead of crucial elections

As migrants continue to spill over the porous southern border, many politicians are calling the situation a “crisis” and are urging the government to do more. Some have even proposed putting up a fence along one of the longest borders in the world.<p>The border in question, however, is not America’s …

World News

Cautious conservatism in Canada won’t outshine Trudeau

Andrew Scheer, the head of Canada’s Conservative Party, is a nice man, a bright man, and by any objective standard, a man capable of running the country.<p>However, Scheer has 14 months to make the case that he would not merely make a decent prime minister, but a better one than Justin Trudeau. Only …

Canada

Graham Thomson: UCP keeps playing whack-a-bozo with wannabe candidates

If some days you think you've got a tough, thankless job, just be grateful you don't have one of the toughest, most thankless jobs in the province: …

United Conservative Party

Why you should worry when Maxime Bernier loses his marbles over Canadian diversity

After watching a video of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau giving a speech in which he reiterated one of his favourite statements about "diversity being …

Canadian News

PM dispels murmurings of snap fall election

OTTAWA – There will be no snap election this fall, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday.<p>Responding to a question about the prospect of the …

Canadian News

Canada should not stray from climate commitments in face of criticism

Canada needs to remember that climate change is a multilateral issue, not just a bilateral one. The U.S. stands alone globally in the Paris process, …

Cap and Trade

Kenney’s names UCP campaign team; echoes of Stephen Harper

Jason Kenney has named his top staffer as the lead official for the United Conservative Party campaign in 2019.<p>Kenney on Wednesday announced the …

Canadian News

Maxime Bernier has a base. Is it big enough to protect him?

Is Maxime Bernier too big to boot?<p>Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer has tried to distance himself from Bernier's controversial tweets about diversity …

Canadian News

Opinion | Why I am a Progressive Conservative, and proud of it

In a recent opinion piece in this newspaper, Michael Taube suggested that "today's Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario" is most certainly …

Canadian News