“There is no question that the Canadian government will be using whatever resources it can to protect Canadian oil and gas companies' profits in Colombia."
Jeremy Appel is an independent Edmonton-based journalist and the author of Kenneyism: Jason Kenney’s Pursuit of Power.
Kenney is a wicked man who has caused incalculable amounts of pain and suffering throughout his political career.
The Conservative Party’s third leadership race since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defeated Stephen Harper in 2015 is officially underway.
"This is not going to replace the lost revenues, it's not going to bring back the size of the newsrooms and it's not going to bring back public trust"
With the $8-billion injection, Canada will be spending 1.5 per cent of its GDP on defence, compared to 1.39 per cent pre-budget.
An economist told The Maple that we can expect the Liberal-NDP agreement's more specific and timely commitments to make it into Thursday's budget.
“It’s certainly riskier to export weapons to a war zone, and that’s not particularly unique to the case of Ukraine."
“It’s because of racism, really. That’s what it comes down to."
The first Omicron case was officially detected in Nov Scotia on Dec. 13, weeks after it was first confirmed in South Africa on Nov. 24.