S Politics

Assembly of First NationsText afn_logosm

Assembly of First Nations National Chief on Canada’s Formal Removal of All Objections to UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Assembly of First Nations National Chief on Canada’s Formal Removal of All Objections to UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples April 25, 2017 (New York, NY):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde is at the 16th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) in New York, […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 20179 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Some quotes on the Canada U.S. softwood lumber dispute – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 25, 2017  A selection of quotes on the latest softwood-lumber dispute between Canada and the United States. ___ “The government of Canada strongly disagrees with (this) decision to impose an unfair and punitive duty. ”The accusations are baseless and unfounded.“ _ Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. ___ “The Government of Canada will […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 20178 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

GroundWire: April 24, 2017 – Media Co-op

Hands off Syria, Apprehension of Indigenous Children, CRTC hearing of Indigenous Radio Station Applicants This episode of GroundWire was produced on Anishinabe territory in Thunder Bay, ON part of the Robinson Superior Treaty, home of the Fort William First Nation Headlines The Worsening fentanyl Crisis in Vancouver’s downtown Eastside | Omme-Salma Rahemtullah with files from […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 20175 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Statement by the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos in recognition of Canada’s volunteers during National Volunteer Week 2017

April 23, 2017  Gatineau, Quebec   Employment and Social Development Canada “Volunteerism in Canada is essential to the fabric of our country and our communities. Volunteer work is important not only to individuals but also to the well-being of our society as a whole. In celebration of National Volunteer Week 2017, from April 23 to 29, […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 20177 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Manitoba Liberal leadership candidate says youth on her side – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 21, 2017 By Steve Lambert THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG _ The first candidate to step forward for the Manitoba Liberal Party leadership launched her bid Friday by arriving at a news conference on a motorcycle and touting her youth as an asset. Cindy Lamoureux, a 25-year-old political rookie first elected to the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 201710 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Minister Carr Calls on Canadians to Join Generation Energy and Share Their Ideas for Canada’s Energy Future

April 21, 2017     Winnipeg        Natural Resources Canada Energy plays an important role in the daily lives of Canadians. It powers our homes, keeps us connected and takes us where we want to go. The way we deliver and consume energy in Canada will evolve as the world works to address climate change while responsibly meeting […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201718 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Former cabinet minister turned Manitoba judge broke ethics law: commissioner – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 21, 2017  OTTAWA _ Canada’s former public safety minister has had his wrist slapped by the federal ethics commissioner for violating conflict of interest rules. Vic Toews was a Conservative MP from Manitoba and senior minister in Stephen Harper’s government between 2006 and 2013. He is now a judge on the Court […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 20178 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Can $11 billion end homelessness in Canada? – Thompson Citizen

April 21, 2017 In North American cities like New York, San Francisco, Vancouver, Toronto and countless others, we have grown accustomed to seeing people who are homeless walk among us, often in the shadows, often with visible signs of duress from addiction, mental illness or basic hopelessness. Simply put, we’ve become desensitized to the everyday […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 20179 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Manitoba Liberal calls Friday news conference about party leadership – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 20, 2017  By Steve Lambert THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG _ A 25-year-old rookie member of the Manitoba legislature may become the first leadership contestant for the provincial Liberals. Cindy Lamoureux, who was first elected last April, has scheduled a news conference for Friday to announce her decision on a possible leadership bid. […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 20179 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

I’m Standing Up For Canadians By Seeking Economic Justice – Huffington Post Canada

The year 2017 is going to be a big one. I will be crisscrossing Canada from coast to coast to coast and I have already put on two thousand kilometers visiting across the Prairies. When we launched our campaign just over a month ago, we asked people across Canada to join us in building a […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 20177 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More