Politics

Ford or no Ford: Torontonians weigh in

January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Humber News reporter Ali Chiasson and videographer Jesse Thomas were at City Hall on the eve of the Divisional Court decision in Mayor Rob Ford’s conflict of interest case. Judges will hand down their verdict...

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by Shumu Haque The hunger strike by First Nation Attawapiskat’s Chief of Council Theresa Spence may have ended, but her supporters say the struggle to ensure equal opportunities for the aboriginal people will continue. Following...

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By Kaite Boivin and Stephen Donkers The Canadian Black Caucus hosted an event to celebrate President Barack Obama’s inauguration Monday night. The Democrats Abroad Toronto organization and guests attended the event. Americans who live in...

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By Amber Daugherty Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s prime minister, cast his vote Tuesday in his country’s election that many are anticipating will return him to a third term in office. “We want Israel to succeed, we...

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By Kaite Boivin and Stephen Donkers Gerard Kennedy is hoping his long career in both federal and provincial politics will land him the top job as Premier of Ontario. Kennedy is one of seven candidates...

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Obama pushes for unity in inauguration speech

January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Amber Daugherty President Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States, was inaugurated to his second and final term today. The recitation of the oath of office was followed by a speech that...

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Pupatello leads in Liberal leadership race

January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

With the Ontario Liberal Leadership Convention scheduled to start on Jan. 25, an early leader has emerged in the race to replace Premier, Dalton McGuinty....

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Angry Egyptians gather in protest

November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Compiled by Jessy Bains Angry Egyptians are storming President Mohamed Morsi’s headquarters in Alexandria and gathering in Tahrir Square. According to CNN, protesters are angry over an announcement by Morsi’s spokesman that the President issued...

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McGuinty successor: 6 candidates, so far

November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The list of candidates seeking the leadership of the Ontario Liberal party continued to grow Tuesday with the entry of MPP Eric Hoskins, the sixth person to enter the race. Hoskins, who is also a...

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By Matt Creed Liberal MPP Kathleen Wynne is the latest candidate to throw her hat in the ring to become the next leader of the provincial Liberals. “She’s a person who understands public policy, understands...

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