Displaying items by tag: Federal Election - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:03:18 -0500 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Jagmeet Singh Out Ahead http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42011-jagmeet-singh-out-ahead http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42011-jagmeet-singh-out-ahead Support for Jagmeet Singh continues to grow exponentially as he campaigns across the country
By: BJ Siekierski and Kyle Duggan in Ottawa Jagmeet Singh raised more money than the rest of the NDP leadership…
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Politics Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:59:59 -0400
Trudeau’s ISIS Strategy is High-Risk — and Largely Political http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/33132-trudeau-s-isis-strategy-is-high-risk-and-largely-political http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/33132-trudeau-s-isis-strategy-is-high-risk-and-largely-political Prime Minister Justin Trudeau cannot logically explain away the fact that RCAF warplanes will continue bombing for at least another two weeks, writes Jeff Sallot.
by Jeff Sallot in Ottawa Tactics win skirmishes. Strategy wins wars. Tactically, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is at a disadvantage…
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Commentary Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:49:11 -0500
Diaspora Supports Thaw with Tehran http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32353-diaspora-supports-thaw-with-tehran http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32353-diaspora-supports-thaw-with-tehran Many members of the Iranian Canadian diaspora are in support of the Liberal party's plan to re-engage their home country.
by Alireza Ahmadian in Vancouver Analysts and members of the Iranian-Canadian community say they are optimistic about a thawing of…
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Politics Sun, 20 Dec 2015 19:05:45 -0500
Virani Aims to Get Refugee, Immigration File Right http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32311-virani-aims-to-get-refugee-immigration-file-right http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32311-virani-aims-to-get-refugee-immigration-file-right Arif Virani (right), the newly appointed parliamentary secretary on the citizenship, immigration and refugee file, with a constituent during the 2015 federal election campaign.
by Ranjit Bhaskar in Toronto Arif Virani’s résumé is long and impressive. And nobody would say the newly appointed Parliamentary…
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Politics Fri, 18 Dec 2015 07:41:49 -0500
Inclusion, Diversity Bode Well Under Trudeau http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32155-inclusion-diversity-bode-well-under-trudeau http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32155-inclusion-diversity-bode-well-under-trudeau Justin Trudeau (r) with MPs Adam Vaughan (l) and Scott Brison (c) at Caffe Brasiliano in Toronto's Little Portugal during the 2014 World Cup.
Commentary by Andrew Griffith in Ottawa The Liberal government has emphasized its diversity and inclusion language in speeches, cabinet ministers,…
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Commentary Fri, 11 Dec 2015 08:51:58 -0500
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the Election of the New Speaker of the House of Commons http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32032-statement-by-the-prime-minister-of-canada-on-the-election-of-the-new-speaker-of-the-house-of-commons http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32032-statement-by-the-prime-minister-of-canada-on-the-election-of-the-new-speaker-of-the-house-of-commons Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the Election of the New Speaker of the House of Commons
December 3, 2015 Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the election of the…
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Politics Fri, 04 Dec 2015 16:00:51 -0500
MP Monsef Proves Afghan Women’s Strength, Ability http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31970-mp-monsef-proves-afghan-women-s-strength-ability http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31970-mp-monsef-proves-afghan-women-s-strength-ability Maryam Monsef is the first Afghan-born Member of Parliament elected in Canada.
by Diba Hareer in Ottawa Her story reads like a movie script. Twenty years ago, Maryam Monsef fled the brutal…
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Politics Tue, 01 Dec 2015 10:05:06 -0500
Broad Support for New Government, 49% Would Vote Liberal Today http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31948-broad-support-for-new-government-49-would-vote-liberal-today http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31948-broad-support-for-new-government-49-would-vote-liberal-today Broad Support for New Government, 49% Would Vote Liberal Today
Majorities in BC, Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada feel country headed in right direction BY BRUCE ANDERSON & DAVID COLETTO…
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Politics Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:00:51 -0500
Losing #CdnImm Candidates Share Lessons Learned http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31943-losing-cdnimm-candidates-share-lessons-learned http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31943-losing-cdnimm-candidates-share-lessons-learned Three Canadian immigrant candidates, who were unsuccessful at the polls in last month's federal election, say they still won in their own way.
by Eddie Ameh in Ottawa While Canada’s recent federal election resulted in more visible minorities being elected to Parliament than…
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Politics Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:00:24 -0500
Politics a Natural Fit for Many Indo-Canadians http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31838-politics-a-natural-fit-for-many-indo-canadians http://www.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/31838-politics-a-natural-fit-for-many-indo-canadians Liberal Gurbax Singh Malhi became the first turbaned Sikh MP in Canada when he was elected in 1993 to represent the Bramalea-Gore-Malton riding in the GTA.
by Simran Singh in Vancouver Indo-Canadian representation in Canada’s new government goes beyond the cabinet ministers Prime Minister Justin Trudeau…
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Politics Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:14:25 -0500