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COMMENTARY: Liberal approach puts numerous trade deals at risk

It’s unclear what Justin Trudeau’s ultimate legacy will be, but being the prime minister who had the dubious distinction of letting NAFTA, the TPP, and a trade deal with China slip through his fingers would go a long way in defining that legacy. 731 more words

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John Ivison: Trudeau's stubbornness over summer jobs application defies common sense

OTTAWA — Some unkind critics have questioned Justin Trudeau’s book smarts, but there can be few doubts about his practical intelligence – the ability to know what to say, when to say it and how to say it for maximum effect. 580 more words

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NP View: Trudeau uses ‘alternative facts’ on abortion to discriminate against people of faith

There are few issues as divisive in our society as abortion, and for obvious reason. The debate revolves around the inherent difficulty in reconciling two paramount moral imperatives: the right of every women to control her bodily autonomy and reproductive process, and the obligation of a society to protect the most vulnerable among us, those incapable of protecting themselves. 1,008 more words

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Canada Summer Jobs: Everything you need to know about the crackdown on anti-abortion groups

Changes recently announced by the Liberal government to crack down on anti-abortion groups’ use of the Canada Summer Jobs program to get thousands of dollars in public funds has turned the program into a lightning rod over where the line lies between freedom of expression, government overreach, and the reproductive rights of Canadian women. 1,681 more words

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Too far? Abortion rights advocate says pro-choice summer jobs grant policy may miss the mark

OTTAWA — A reproductive rights advocate who urged the Liberals to deny summer job grants to groups pushing for restricted access to abortion said the government may have gone a step too far in rolling out the changes. 800 more words

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Rex Murphy: No summer jobs for you! And other decrees from Bishop Trudeau

Just because you vacation with an Aga Khan, however often, doesn’t make you one. You leave the idyllic island with no more religious authority than when you arrived. 838 more words

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Time for Liberals to ‘really pour it on’ with NAFTA: Scheer

Negotiations over the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are at a critical juncture, according to Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer.

Scheer just wrapped a two-day visit to Washington, D.C., where he met with Republican Senator Lisa Murkoski, U.S. 400 more words

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