Parliament

Brexit

Boris Johnson Lied to the Queen to Get Parliament Suspended, Court Rules

Now the case goes to the Supreme Court, and the entire Brexit process continues to go just swimmingly.
David Gilbert
9.11.19
Parliament

So, What the Actual Hell Is Happening in Britain Right Now?

One-time fictional Prime Minister Hugh Grant, along with millions of other Brits, is very angry with real prime minister, Boris Johnson. Here's why.
Tim Hume
8.29.19
Brexit

Theresa May's Hat-Trick of Defeats Left Her Dangling By a Thread

In just over an hour Parliament asserted itself over the beleaguered Prime Minister.
Gavin Haynes
12.5.18
Facebook

Britain's parliament is threatening to publish internal Facebook documents on privacy

"Under U.K. law and parliamentary privilege, we can publish papers if we choose to as part of our inquiry."
David Gilbert
11.26.18
Legalization

How every province and territory plans to regulate legal weed in Canada

Canada is set to become the world's biggest legal weed market in a few months. But where and how it can be consumed will depend on where you are.
Rachel Browne
6.19.18
#metoo

More complaints of harassment in Canada’s Parliament than ever before

The House of Commons received 35 complaints this year, compared to 19 last year.
Hilary Beaumont
6.14.18
parliament hill

MP Christine Moore threatens defamation suit over sexual misconduct allegations

Former soldier who has accused the NDP MP of sexual misconduct says he “wanted to set the record straight”
Hilary Beaumont
5.14.18
iraq

The guy who threw his shoes at George W. Bush is running for office in Iraq

The journalist bared his sole to President George W. Bush a decade ago.
Christianna Silva
5.2.18
Kosovo

Kosovo opposition party blasts Parliament with tear gas to stop border vote

Members of the Self-Determination Movement set off three tear gas canisters in the chamber
Alexa Liautaud
3.21.18
#metoo

Hill staff don’t trust the NDP union to address harassment complaints

The union is currently the only way for NDP staff on Parliament Hill to lodge complaints
Hilary Beaumont
3.14.18
politics

Trudeau’s Half-Assed 'Progressive' Brand Is Getting in the Way of Democracy

The Liberals are counting on you not caring about Parliament.
Drew Brown
3.7.18
#metoo

NDP MP Erin Weir suspended from duties following allegations of harassment

The allegations come as the #MeToo movement sweeps Canadian politics
Hilary Beaumont
2.1.18
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