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Obama delays Keystone XL decision, again

The announcement comes days after prominent Nobel Peace Prize Laureates, including former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, urged the Obama administration to reject the pipeline.

Laureen Harper dismisses missing Indigenous women issue while speaking at cat video festival (VIDEO)

"If you'd like to donate to animals, we'd love to take your money," Harper shot back at an audience member who interrupted her speech at an cat video festival in Toronto.

People's Procession & Rally Against Kinder Morgan Pipeline marches in Burnaby (IMAGES)

Burnaby Residents Opposing the Kinder Morgan Pipeline Expansion (BROKE)  organized a "People's Procession & Rally" today. The group said it was raising community awareness and voicing...

Canada Revenue Agency shuts down website over security concerns

Canadians across the country woke up to news today that the Canada Revenue Agency shut down public access to their tax-filing website over security concerns. The scare is over an internet...

Family members texted me saying, 'We can't breathe': Melina Laboucan Massimo recounts at Progress Summit 2014

Liveblog from Progress Summit 2014 continues as the progressive movement kicks off its "Take Back Canada" campaign with 600 delegates at the Broadbent Institute's premier event.

Progress Summit 2014 liveblog: Mariana Mazzucato on government's vital role in entrepreneurialism

Mariana Mazzucato, author of The Entrepreneurial State, is speaking of how government leads the way in entrepreneurialism in green innovation.  Debunks idea that "government should get out of...

BC government's disrespectful treatment of teachers takes a heavy toll

On Tuesday, the British Columbia government decided it will appeal a damning BC Supreme Court ruling on January 27 that said the province has grossly violated the bargaining rights of teachers and...

Progress Summit 2014 live blog: Ed Broadbent gets standing ovation after rousing call to action for progressives

In Ottawa, the Broadbent Institute is convening a weekend summit for progressives. Ed Broadbent, foudner of the Institute, gives opening speech, a call to action to reform Harper's conservative...

Metro Vancouver's proposed incinerator a "sink hole" for taxpayers: Canadian Taxpayers Federation

“It's a sinkhole,” Jordan Bateman of the Canadian Taxpayer Foundation told the Vancouver Observer. “We don’t think this deal is good for taxpayers. It entrenches the need for waste. We also have...

BC voters will punish Harper if Enbridge pipeline approved: Nathan Cullen

Standing in front of a drawing of Prime Minister Stephen Harper shredding up a document, NDP Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen assured that the Tories would pay a heavy price for supporting the...

PQ crushed, Liberal Party returns to power in Quebec election

Quebec's minority Parti québécois government suffered a crushing defeat in yesterday's provincial election. Party leader Pauline Marois, she of the 'charter of Quebec values' initiative that sought...