Innu Nation files human rights complaint over Ottawa’s child protection funding

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — The Innu Nation has filed a complaint with the Canadian Human Rights Commission alleging the federal government spends more money removing children from homes than keeping families together. Gregory Rich, grand chief of the Innu Nation, which represents the Innu of Labrador, said in a statement Tuesday Canada’s child welfare system […]

Throwing printed money at this problem won’t make It go away

By Bryce McBride, the Mises Institute If while driving your car you suddenly noticed that you were heading straight for a cliff edge, of course the sensible thing to do would be to apply the brakes and sharply turn the wheel. If, however, rather than traveling by yourself you were instead driving a carload of […]

Toronto film festival announces venues, pricing for pandemic-shaped showcase

TORONTO — The Toronto International Film Festival is giving more details on a hybrid festival that will largely feature digital screenings for home viewers but will also offer in−person screenings at venues such as TIFF Bell Lightbox and the Isabel Bader Theatre. TIFF co−heads Cameron Bailey and Joana Vicente say the cost will be the […]

Kanye West qualifies for presidential race in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Rapper Kanye West has qualified to appear on Arkansas’ ballot this fall as an independent presidential candidate, Secretary of State John Thurston said Tuesday. Thurston told West’s representatives in a letter that his office had verified the rapper had submitted at least the 1,000 valid signatures from registered voters required to […]

“Trudeau government announces additional humanitarian aid to Lebanon”

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced an additional $25 million in aid to help the people of Lebanon struggling to recover from last week’s devastating explosion in Beirut. That brings Canada’s total contribution to the international aid effort to $30 million. Trudeau says the additional funding is intended to help trusted humanitarian aid […]

German doctors: We have a lot of evidence that COVID-19 is a fake story all over the world

More than 500 German doctors & scientists have signed on as representatives of an organization called the “Corona Extra-Parliamentary Inquiry Committee to investigate all things that pertain to the new coronavirus such as the severity of the virus, and whether or not the actions taken by governments around the world, and in this case the German government, are justified and not causing more harm than good.