Obama Administration

Trump Praises Putin's 'Very Smart' Response To Obama's Sanctions

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.30.2016 | Canada Politics

Putin said no U.S. diplomats will be ousted in retaliation.

Trump Accuses Obama Of Putting 'Inflammatory' Roadblocks In His Way

CP | Vivian Salama, The Associated Press | Posted 12.28.2016 | Canada Politics

The president-elect told Israel to "Stay strong" and that "January 20th is fast approaching!"

U.S. Weighs In On Which Bathrooms Transgender Students Can Use

CP | Eric Tucker, The Associated Press | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Parents

"There is no room in our schools for discrimination of any kind."

What Came Of Trudeau's Visit To Washington

Carlo Dade | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada Politics
Carlo Dade

During the Trudeau-Obama talk in D.C., it was clear that amongst the lobbyist and government relations crowd at the talk, there appeared to be a heightened sense of anticipation for this visit; above what one would normally expect for a run of the mill head of state visit. And this is good news for Canada with Trudeau as PM.

The Bizarre, Unintentional Way Obama May Slow Down Iran's Nuclear Development

Conrad Black | Posted 07.21.2014 | Canada Politics
Conrad Black

The Iranians allegedly do not want talks to break down because of a likely Israeli air attack, which though it would not be permanently incapacitating, would do great damage, retard development, and could be repeated as needed at intervals. The Vienna talks will have one more session before breaking for the summer. Though no one seriously expected that they would achieve an agreement, the Iranians have apparently put their program on hold, without rolling it back very far.

While Obama Fights for Climate, Harper Just Fights

Russ Blinch | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada Politics
Russ Blinch

In a flurry of moves the Obama Administration reinstalls solar panels atop the White House, unveils incentives to spur solar and a landmark government report is issued warning of the clear and present danger of climate change. Impressive, but let's see what's been happening in Canada.

Florida Was Complicit in Trayvon Martin's Death

Saeed Selvam | Posted 09.16.2013 | Canada
Saeed Selvam

The jury in the Zimmerman trial made a decision that they felt comfortable with, they didn't have to be racist, Florida law protected and provoked their decision. The point is, collective anger and protest needs to be directed against the law, not store windows.

Sanctions Are Good for Iranian Politicians, Not People

Mahsa Alimardani | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Politics
Mahsa Alimardani

The sanctions noose around Iran fully tightened at the beginning of July as the European Union joined the United States to impose a total embargo on all purchases of Iranian oil and place severe restrictions on the country's central bank. As the likelihood of war increases it is important to ensure that the nuclear issue does not overshadow human rights concerns.