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Jason Kenney Accused of Rolling Back LGBTQ Protections During Pride Month

The UCP government in Alberta will allow schools to delay approvals of Gay-Straight Alliances, and has defunded a working group on banning conversion therapy.
Hilary Beaumont
6.12.19
News

As Alberta Burns, Jason Kenney Repeals Carbon Tax

Nearly 30 forest fires, 10 of them considered out-of-control, are raging across the province.
Hilary Beaumont
5.30.19
politics

Canada Is Going Conservative

Jason Kenney’s win in Alberta continues a trend of new majority Conservative governments ahead of Canada’s fall election.
Hilary Beaumont
4.17.19
News

Jason Kenney’s United Conservatives Win Alberta Election

After a bitter campaign that saw several UCP candidates step down, Kenney outran the scandals of his newly-merged party.
Hilary Beaumont
4.17.19
politics

Alberta Conservative Candidate Caylan Ford Steps Down For Using White Nationalist Talking Points

Facebook messages obtained by Press Progress show Alberta UCP candidate Caylan Ford bemoaned the “demographic replacement of white peoples in their homelands.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.19.19
politics

Sorry Alberta Conservatives, the Carbon Tax Is Not Costing a Church $50,000 a Year

FACT CHECK: Unless Medicine Hat is home to a church the size of six Notre Dame Cathedrals, this UCP talking point is truly sinful.
Hilary Beaumont
1.28.19
Views My Own

2018 Was the Year Canadian Politics Really Leaned Into the Stupid

Justin Trudeau, Andrew Scheer and Doug Ford had one thing in common this year: they all spent time participating in bad faith politics.
Drew Brown
12.28.18
News

Alberta UCP Leader Jason Kenney’s Anti-Gay Speech Surfaces on World AIDS Day

The career conservative bragged about stopping gay AIDS patients from visiting their partners in hospital back in 2000.
Denio Lourenco
12.4.18
politics

70 Bad One-Liners About the Great Conservative Resistance Photo

You like good jokes about Canadian conservatives? Don’t click here.
VICE Canada Staff
11.7.18
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Alberta Conservative Candidates Took Photos with Soldiers of Odin

Here's the latest example of conservative Canadian politicians flirting with the far-right.
Mack Lamoureux
10.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alberta MLA Resigned After Being Charged With Sex Crimes Against a Minor

Don MacIntyre was a United Conservative Party politician who quit earlier this month claiming he wanted to spend more time with his family.
Mack Lamoureux
2.9.18
politics

Alberta’s Conservatives May Have Merged, But the Family Feud Isn’t Over

It’s getting pretty wild in the west.
Drew Brown
7.24.17
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