NAFTA 2.1: The changes Democrats (and Canada) settled on

Canada has again joined Mexico and the U.S. to sign on to the final — and this time they really mean final, apparently — text to improve the North American free trade agreement. Mexico was the target of most of the revisions and concessions that Congressional Democrats were looking for, in return for letting the new NAFTA (officially the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement, or […]

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U.S. documents describe an Afghan war on the cheap that cost Canada dearly

It was a long ago — and perhaps long-forgotten — conversation among allies that neatly but indirectly summed up Canada’s experience in the Afghan war. Buried deep within the trove of documents released as part of The Washington Post’s investigation of America’s longest-running war is an account of a conversation between the now-former commander of NATO forces […]

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Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s Person of the Year

.<a href=”https://twitter.com/GretaThunberg?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@GretaThunberg</a> is TIME’s 2019 Person of the Year <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/TIMEPOY?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#TIMEPOY</a> <a href=”https://t.co/YZ7U6Up76v”>https://t.co/YZ7U6Up76v</a> <a href=”https://t.co/SWALBfeGl6″>pic.twitter.com/SWALBfeGl6</a> &mdash;@TIME Greta Thunberg, the teen activist from Sweden who has urged immediate action to address what’s being called a global climate crisis, on Wednesday was named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019. Thunberg, 16, was lauded by Time […]

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A $12 website and volunteer videos: How some Scheer supporters are fighting back

Andrew Scheer’s supporters have launched what they are calling a grassroots campaign to fight back against “elite Toronto consultants.” Stand With Scheer is a website and Twitter account launched this past weekend, calling on Conservatives to express their support for the federal leader in the run-up to a leadership review that will take place at the party’s April convention. “While […]

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