Canada Defence Department

Military Cuts Will Hurt Canada's Readiness, General Warns

CBC | Posted 08.26.2014 | Canada Politics

The chief of defence staff and the deputy minister of national defence has warned the government that cuts to the Canadian Forces budget will effect r...

'Canadians Should Be Angry'

CBC | Posted 04.11.2013 | Canada Politics

Canada's Information Commissioner, Suzanne Legault, says the current federal government is "not the most transparent" and that response to requests fo...

Another Embarrassment For Harper Government?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA -- The navy's long-delayed, much-studied joint support ship program is expected to come under the political microscope within weeks in what is ...

'Comically' Offensive Aboriginal Recruitment Ad

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A Canadian Forces aboriginal recruiting ad that likened building a canoe to serving on a warship was torpedoed after focus groups found it "o...

F-35 A Bargain At $65 Million A Pop?

CBC | Posted 12.03.2011 | Canada Politics

It's not every day that a defence contractor tells you you're planning to pay way too much for their latest high-tech gizmo. ...

The Defence Department Only Listens To The Defence Department

CP | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - A new study from Queen's University concludes that the Defence Department pays virtually no attention to what experts and parliamentarians sa...