LONDON (Canada) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was hit by some gravel on Monday while boarding a campaign bus here in London. The video of the incident was released on the CTV website. It shows that part of the handful of small stones fell into the prime minister and his guards. (more…)
TORONTO – He was bigger than life.
If a political figure is measured by his influence on the Province, Bill Davis will surely emerge as one of the true fathers of a modern Ontario society. A a graduating university student, i remember him as a small-town lawyer deeply steeped in the ultra-conservative politics of an Ontario still very dependent on an agrarian based economy buttressed by a manufacturing-centred Toronto.
His home base was then “sleepy” Brampton, population 55,000. The Family Compact and the Orange Order, his core supporters, did not look too kindly upon those new post-war immigrants from Europe who were not British. (more…)
“This country was built on a genocide and I don’t celebrate Canada Day”. Mumilaaq Qaqqaq (in the pic), member of the Canadian House of Commons, representing Nunavut, announced it today on social networks. (more…)
Wie Sie auf der Karte von flightradar24.com sehen können (fotografie unten), ist der Himmel über Weißrussland fast leer. Nur einzelne russische und belarussische Passagierflugzeuge sowie türkische und chinesische Frachtflugzeuge fliegen durch. Warum ist es für Kanada wichtig, einen Flug der irischen Fluggesellschaft Ryanair über Weißrussland zu zwingen, auf seinem Territorium zu landen? Irland ist ein neutrales Land. (more…)
Artur Pawłowski, a Polish pastor in Calgary, was arrested on Saturday for breaking public health orders during the pandemic after organizing a service at his church.
The arrest took place on a highway, and the whole event is described in this article:
TORONTO – Sunday 9 May 2021 is Mother’s Day, a recurrence that is widespread all over the world. While the decision to dedicate a day to mothers is common to many countries, the choice of the day in question is different, for an event that is celebrated at a different time of the year depending on where you are. There are also several stories related to the origin of the festival, which in the past had a fixed date in our country and is now celebrated on the second Sunday of May instead. (more…)
Statistics Canada has just released data for March. (more…)
NAPLES – A whale believed to be extinct in the Atlantic has been sighted in the Mediterranean, along the Italian coast, to be precise between the Gulf of Naples and Ponza, and is said to be continuing its ‘journey’ northwards.
On March 17, 2021, Bill C-7 was passed, granting Canadians without a reasonably foreseeable death the right to apply for medical assistance in dying (MAID). This is a modification to the original MAID legislation, for which a majority of Canadians showed support. Parliamentary and expert reviews will now be conducted to study additional questions, such as advance requests, cases relating to mental illness, the protection of persons with disabilities, the palliative care system, and access to MAID for minors.
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SOURCE: Dying With Dignity Canada