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Feds Spent $700,000 On War Of 1812 Manuscripts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A massive trove of books, maps and manuscripts from the War of 1812 now belong to Canada.The federal government has paid nearly $700,000 at a...

Food for Thought on World Refugee Day

Rosemary McCarney | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada
Rosemary McCarney

There are an estimated 12 million displaced people on the planet at this moment and most of them are children. News of this came around the same time as the controversy surrounding Bill C-31, and the way the Harper government wants to crack down on immigration and refugees. But this World Refugee Day, let's be careful and conscious in our assessment of exactly who these people are.

Dear America: This Year, Our Politics Are More Exciting

Yoni Goldstein | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Politics
Yoni Goldstein

To me, the Romney versus Obama election looks like a dud -- boring, dull and simply, nowhere nearly as exciting as what's going on here in Canada. We have a PM who loves being the villain, a bulldog opposition leader, and a liberal willing to beat the crap out (literally!) of someone for political points.