JUSTIN TRUDEAU

tech-power

Justin Trudeau Announces Plans to Fine Social Media Companies for Fake News

The prime minister said that if social media platforms don't address disinformation there “will be meaningful financial consequences.”
Mack Lamoureux
5 days ago
Canadian Far Right Extremism

What It’s Like Monitoring Canada’s Yellow Vest Movement Every Day

‘Yellow Vests Canada’ carries the ‘greatest potential for radicalization leading to violence’ in the country, according to one researcher.
Ben Mussett
5.8.19
News

Justin Trudeau Says Green Party Win Means Climate Change Is Important to Canadians

Paul Manly’s win in Nanaimo-Ladysmith gives the Green Party two seats in the House of Commons.
Sarah Krichel
5.7.19
News

Saskatchewan Court Upholds Justin Trudeau's Carbon Tax

It’s the first in a series of cases that will likely go to the Supreme Court as conservative provinces fight the federal Liberal government.
Hilary Beaumont
5.3.19
News

Quebec City Mosque Shooter’s Dad Asks Trudeau to Stop Calling His Son a Terrorist

Alexandre Bissonnette wasn’t charged with any terror-related offences when he killed six Muslim men, but that hasn’t stopped politicians from calling him a terrorist.
Stéphanie Fillion
4.30.19
Television

What I Learned About Canada and Justin Trudeau From Last Night’s ‘The Simpsons’

It wasn’t a bad skewering of the prime minister but we’re still the land of liberal American wish fulfillment.
Jordan Foisy
4.29.19
politics

Justin Trudeau’s 'Feminism' Deserves Scrutiny, But Maybe Not from Partisans

Young women have better reasons to hold the PM accountable than pundits and politicians.
Vicky Mochama
4.18.19
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
politics

I Asked Europeans What They Thought of Justin Trudeau’s SNC-Lavalin Scandal

On a recent Eurotrip, I chatted with locals across France, Italy, and Spain about our ghastly scandal and the damage it’s done to Canada’s reputation.
Ted Fraser
4.11.19
housing

Election Promises Won't Fix the Hot Mess That Is Toronto's Housing Market

Housing advocate says this city is so expensive that even the middle-class need help to get by.
Anne Gaviola
4.9.19
News

Justin Trudeau Removes Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott From Liberal Caucus

The two former star members of Trudeau’s cabinet condemned the decision Tuesday evening.
Sarah Berman
4.2.19
climate change

Climate Change Hits Canada Twice as Hard as Other Countries

Concordia researchers have created an app to fight fear-mongering and misinformation.
Anne Gaviola
4.1.19
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