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Trudeau Praised And Criticized For Splitting With Harper On Mideast | Althia Raj | Posted 11.20.2016 | Canada Politics

“The Trudeau government has finally differentiated itself from the Harper government ..."

Trudeau's Delegation To Former Israeli PM's Funeral Garners Praise

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2016 | Canada Politics

Trudeau's whirlwind trip to Israel erased any doubts that the Liberal government might be wavering in its support of the Jewish state.

Trudeau, Harper Land In Israel To Attend Funeral Of Former PM

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2016 | Canada Politics

Jean Chretien, Rona Ambrose also part of delegation.

10 Ways Harper Left His Mark On Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 08.29.2016 | Canada Politics

He famously stood up to Putin.

Harper Preparing To Step Down As MP

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Politics

He's expected to join corporate boards.

Harper Made Support For Israel A 'Political Football': Trudeau

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada Politics

The issue of Israel and Palestine, however, was virtually untouched.

Canada's Support For Israel 'Unwavering': Nicholson

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.03.2016 | Canada Politics

JERUSALEM - Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson is in Israel on a visit to show what he calls Canada's "unwavering support" for the Jewish state.Ni...

Canada Helps Block UN Plan To Rid World Of Nukes

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Israel has expressed its gratitude to Canada for helping to block a major international plan towards ridding the world of nuclear weapons.Els...

Influential Jewish Group Toasts Harper

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2016 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Prime Minister Stephen Harper returned to Quebec on Thursday hoping to make major inroads in this fall's federal election.One of those gain...

Tories Deny Plan To Use Hate Crime Laws Against Israel Boycotters

CBC | Posted 05.11.2016 | Canada

The federal Conservatives are denying there's any basis to a CBC News story saying the government is signalling its intention to use hate crime laws a...

Feds Cite Hate Crime Laws When Asked About Israel Boycotters

CBC | Neil Macdonald, CBC News | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Politics

The Harper government is signalling its intention to use hate crime laws against Canadian advocacy groups that encourage boycotts of Israel. Such...

Canada Takes Wait-And-See Approach

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Israeli ambassador to Canada says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's election statement that he opposes Palestinian statehood should be ...

Harper Touts Hard-Line Foreign Policy In Major Speech

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.15.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The leaders of the three main federal parties spent Day 1 of the unofficial year-long election campaign vying to portray themselves as champi...

Stephen Harper's Nobel Prize Nomination Sparks Outrage

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 09.03.2014 | Canada Politics

Stephen Harper's nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize by a Canadian Jewish organization has sparked a viral online petition to deny the prime minister...

Baird Earns Rave Reviews On U.S. Conservative Radio

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - A highly popular conservative radio talk show in the United States has heaped praise on Canada's Harper government, while simultaneously ...

Tempers Flare As Protesters Urge Harper To Denounce Israel's Actions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Tempers flared briefly as protesters marched through downtown Ottawa today, calling on Prime Minister Stephen Harper to denounce Israel's mil...

Tories Release Pro-Israel Ad Amid War In Gaza, But They Don't Want Everyone To See It

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada Politics

As the conflict in Gaza escalates, the Conservatives have released a dramatic new ad that highlights the party's staunch support for Israel, but it se...

Baird's Office Expresses Sympathy For Deaths Of Palestinian Civilians

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government offered a renewed expression of sympathy for the deaths of the innocent Palestinian civilians in the Israeli bombardmen...

Harper: There's Evidence Hamas Uses Human Shields Against Israeli Airstrikes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Terrorists are deliberately placing people in the path of an Israeli offensive aimed at stopping rocket attacks from Gaza, says Prime Ministe...

Harper To Israel: We're With You

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper reiterated Canada’s support for Israel Wednesday in a conversation with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.The...

Here's What Canadians Thought Of Harper's Middle East Trip

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Almost half of Canadians followed Prime Minister Stephen Harper's recent trip to the Middle East, and a third said they had positive views of...

You Know, about the Middle East, "In Harper's Words..."

Bill Haines | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada Alberta
Bill Haines

It is great, at least on this one issue, to be able to echo the words of the Prime Minister of your country, and not have to "reinvent the wheel" because some politicians won't talk straight about Middle East violence.

Media Bites: Harper Defines the New Anti-Semitism

J.J. McCullough | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg Stephen Harper's first-ever trip to the Holy Land wrapped up this weekend, and the reviews were basically worse than I, Frankenstein. But if one specific outrage loomed above all others, it was the PM's January 20 address to the Israeli parliament, during which, in the words of Warren Kinsella, "Harper, a Gentile, literally took it upon himself to redefine anti-Semitism."

Nailed It?!

CP | Mike Blanchfield and Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper left behind a bitterly cold Canadian capital, his poll numbers sagging and his government poised to face renewe...

Harper 'Touched' By Tour Of Refugee Camp

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Politics

ZA'ATRI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan - Prime Minister Stephen Harper visited a massive Syrian refugee camp on Friday, taking in first-hand the sea of humanity...