JUSTIN TRUDEAU

environment

Canada Is Facing a 'Nature Emergency' and Needs to Act Now: Report

The country must commit to protecting 30 percent of land and water by 2030, according to the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society.
Manisha Krishnan
16 hours ago
Opinion

Justin Trudeau’s Half-Assed Response to Trump’s Racist Tweets Isn’t Good Enough

Canadians of colour deserve more than empty platitudes from our leaders.
Jared A. Walker
2 days ago
News

Andrew Scheer's Climate Plan Would Increase Emissions: Expert

Scheer’s plan looks similar to the platform released recently by a major Canadian oil and gas lobby group.
Hilary Beaumont
6.19.19
News

Canada Declares Climate Emergency, Then Approves Massive Oil Pipeline Expansion

Canada can’t meet its Paris climate targets without reducing emissions from the oil and gas sector, experts say.
Hilary Beaumont
6.18.19
News

Toronto Raptors Celebration Marred by Reported Shooting in Nathan Phillips Square

The reported shooting led hundreds to flee the scene, which featured the entire Raptors team and dignitaries such as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Mack Lamoureux
Hilary Beaumont
6.17.19
environment

This Father-Daughter Team Is Taking on Justin Trudeau over Climate Change

They are threatening a court challenge if the Liberal cabinet approves the Trans Mountain expansion next week, saying it would put Canada’s youth at risk.
Hilary Beaumont
6.14.19
News

Justin Trudeau Will Ban Single-Use Plastics as Early as 2021, If Re-Elected

Canada’s plastic waste has become an international embarrassment.
Hilary Beaumont
6.10.19
News

The Americas Want an Investigation Into Canada's 'Genocide' of Indigenous Women

The Organization of American States, which Canada is a part of, has asked Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland to form an expert panel to clarify the issue.
Hilary Beaumont
6.6.19
News

After Donald Trump Cuts Global Abortion Funding, Justin Trudeau Steps In With $700 Million

A new report suggests the U.S restrictions on foreign funding have seriously harmed the reproductive health of women in a number of countries.
Hilary Beaumont
6.5.19
News

Indigenous Women and Girls In Canada Are Facing 'Genocide': National Inquiry

The long-anticipated government report says Canadians show ‘appalling apathy’ to the issue.
Hilary Beaumont
6.3.19
politics

Philippines Is Shipping 69 Containers of Garbage Back to Canada

Not nice.
Mack Lamoureux
5.31.19
News

Declaring a ‘Climate Emergency’ Is Meaningless Without Strong Policy

A teen leading climate strikes in Canada says the Liberals’ motion is merely a ‘publicity stunt.’
Hilary Beaumont
5.29.19
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