Newsletter

Jan
26
From The Readers: How Soaring Grocery Prices Affect You While Companies Rake In Profits

From The Readers: How Soaring Grocery Prices Affect You While Companies Rake In Profits

Jan
25
Podcast: Is Danielle Smith in The Clear?

Podcast: Is Danielle Smith in The Clear?

On this week's podcast, we discussed the story about Alberta Premier Danielle Smith's office allegedly contacting Crown prosecutors.
Jan
24
Rising Grocery Costs: How Have You Been Impacted?

Rising Grocery Costs: How Have You Been Impacted?

Jan
18
Podcast: Why Do Costs for Canadian Military Purchases Keep Skyrocketing?

Podcast: Why Do Costs for Canadian Military Purchases Keep Skyrocketing?

We were joined by Ottawa Citizen reporter David Pugliese to discuss Canada's deal with Lockheed Martin to purchase the F-35 fighter jet.
Jan
17
Here’s What Health Professionals Say About Doug Ford’s Plan to Privatize Surgeries

Here’s What Health Professionals Say About Doug Ford’s Plan to Privatize Surgeries

"Why is the Ontario government expanding private for-profit health care, when this will pull health workers away from the public system?"
Jan
12
Podcast: Is The Freedom Convoy Going to Make a Comeback?

Podcast: Is The Freedom Convoy Going to Make a Comeback?

We spoke to PressProgress editor Luke LeBrun to reflect on last year's "Freedom Convoy" that occupied downtown Ottawa for a month.
Jan
11
Here’s What Canada’s Grocery Giants Are Telling Their Shareholders While Prices Soar

Here’s What Canada’s Grocery Giants Are Telling Their Shareholders While Prices Soar

Shoppers at a Loblaws in Toronto were stunned to see a packet of five chicken breasts priced at $37.
Jan
10
Canada Follows U.S. Lead, Quits Recognizing Juan Guaidó as Venezuela’s ‘Interim President’

Canada Follows U.S. Lead, Quits Recognizing Juan Guaidó as Venezuela’s ‘Interim President’

Venezuela's National Assembly voted to remove Guaidó, who had been attempting to seize power by force in multiple botched coup attempts since 2019.
Jan
05
Year Begins With Healthcare As Leading Issue of Concern Among Canadian Voters

Year Begins With Healthcare As Leading Issue of Concern Among Canadian Voters

Data from Nanos shows that 18.3 per cent of Canadians ranked healthcare as their leading issue of concern, up 1.5 per cent from the beginning of December.
Dec
15
Permanent Residents Can Now Join The Canadian Army. They Still Can’t Vote

Permanent Residents Can Now Join The Canadian Army. They Still Can’t Vote

DND announced on Dec. 5 that permanent residents are now “welcome to apply to enroll in the Canadian Armed Forces.”