Kingston, Ontario Mayor Bryan Paterson, who stepped away from the Third Day Worship Centre recently, denied the charge from a former member and says he does not condone conversion therapy in any way.
A sixth religious group in Canada has been granted an exemption to use the hallucinogenic tea, known for causing visions and vomiting, as part of its ceremonies.
Data obtained by VICE News shows at least 2,450 Canadians have died this year, in part because of lockdown measures and an unstable drug supply.
Erin O’Toole has promised to make the Conservatives more mainstream and thus more electable. But he’s already dealing with anti-abortion groups and MPs tweeting out conspiracy theories.
The Gerstein Crisis Centre in Toronto, with its non-violent de-escalation approach, shows a way forward in defunding the police.
As thousands have been killed in President Duterte's drug war, some government officials are learning to treat people who use drugs with empathy.
The account reportedly spewed racist comments using the hashtag #BlueLivesMatter.
Doug Ford’s government announced on Friday it was scaling back funding for overdose prevention services as opioid deaths continue to skyrocket.
It’s the fourth time the province has tried to ban religious symbols, including hijabs, worn by government employees.
It’s the latest in a string of controversies faced by Trudeau.