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Submit News to CKA News Trans Mountain: Will someone please build this government a pipeline?
Wed, 16 May 2018 15:15:18 +0000

Bill Morneau is promising indemnification from John Horgan-related costs to any party who will take on the Trans Mountain project

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Submit News to CKA News Hydro One board?s pay bump to itself peeves everyone off: Politics Insider newsletter preview
Wed, 16 May 2018 12:28:53 +0000

May 16, 2018: Mountie says RCMP spied on him during his lawsuit and Canada sends its congratulations for Will and Kate's baby... three weeks late.

The post Hydro One board’s pay bump to itself peeves everyone off: Politics Insider newsletter preview appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Harry and Meghan are older than recent royal brides and grooms
Wed, 16 May 2018 11:00:52 +0000

The royal wedding by the numbers: Elizabeth, Philip, Charles, Diana, William and Kate were all younger when they tied the knot

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Submit News to CKA News How Meghan Markle has been a royal workhorse compared to Kate Middleton
Wed, 16 May 2018 10:30:49 +0000

Markle has taken to royal duties 'like a duck to water,' outpacing even her future sister-in-law during Kate's pre-wedding months

The post How Meghan Markle has been a royal workhorse compared to Kate Middleton appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Is Thomas Markle going to the royal wedding? Yes. No. Yes. No?
Tue, 15 May 2018 22:18:24 +0000
Submit News to CKA News How Jim Crow Laws became #WaitingWhileBlack
Tue, 15 May 2018 20:40:48 +0000

Andray Domise: Behind the sardonic hashtag is a deeply-rooted disease: for centuries white communities have been conditioned towards our violent expulsion

The post How Jim Crow Laws became #WaitingWhileBlack appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News The Haida Nation is teaming up with New Zealand?s snipers to kill deer and save Haida Gwaii
Tue, 15 May 2018 19:56:51 +0000

Parks Canada and the Haida Nation may have developed a model for other places across Canada where deer continue to plague ecosystems

The post The Haida Nation is teaming up with New Zealand’s snipers to kill deer and save Haida Gwaii appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News The Amber Alert system on phones is already annoying people, and that?s dangerous
Tue, 15 May 2018 18:46:36 +0000

The problem isn?t that people are seriously inconvenienced when their phone buzzes for an Amber Alert, because they?re not. It's that the system will desensitize them entirely, harming emergency preparedness in general.

The post The Amber Alert system on phones is already annoying people, and that’s dangerous appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Who?s to blame for the Thomas Markle fiasco?
Tue, 15 May 2018 17:12:55 +0000

From Meghan Markle's sister to Prince Harry himself, each of the main players harboured ill motive, missed a chance to intervene or failed to spot a train wreck in the making

The post Who’s to blame for the Thomas Markle fiasco? appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Spike Lee?s anti-Trump masterpiece: ?This film is a wake-up call?
Tue, 15 May 2018 17:10:32 +0000

BlacKkKlansman is a ground-breaking film for the America First era that lays down a Black Panther gauntlet on the doorstep of Donald Trump

The post Spike Lee’s anti-Trump masterpiece: ‘This film is a wake-up call’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Why our kids need to learn about residential schools
Tue, 15 May 2018 16:32:43 +0000

Canada systematically forced kids into residential schools ? forbidden to speak their language or practice their culture. So how are teachers talking to our kids about it?

The post Why our kids need to learn about residential schools appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News RCMP officer asks Trudeau to look into secret spying allegations
Tue, 15 May 2018 15:38:57 +0000

Sgt. Peter Merrifield was told by a veteran officer that he was a target in an RCMP investigation that may also have spied on journalists and lawyers

The post RCMP officer asks Trudeau to look into secret spying allegations appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News NDP platform built on a ?major mistake,? Ontario Liberals say: Politics Insider newsletter preview
Tue, 15 May 2018 12:08:42 +0000

May 15, 2018: MP Christine Moore plans to sue the veteran who alleged she abused her power and we'll be waiting 50 years to know why the Supreme Court decided against freeing the beer.

The post NDP platform built on a ‘major mistake,’ Ontario Liberals say: Politics Insider newsletter preview appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Millions listened to the Queen?s wedding. Billions will watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Tue, 15 May 2018 11:00:50 +0000

The royal wedding by the numbers: 200 million people tuned into the BBC broadcast of Elizabeth's wedding. Many more will watch Harry and Meghan.

The post Millions listened to the Queen’s wedding. Billions will watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Why food guru Michael Pollan decided to feed his head with psychedelic drugs
Tue, 15 May 2018 11:00:48 +0000

Pollan argues that hallucinogens have 'enormous potential' to treat depression and other mental illnesses

The post Why food guru Michael Pollan decided to feed his head with psychedelic drugs appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News New poll suggests the Trudeau Liberals went too far with summer job grant policy
Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:16 +0000

Even staunchly pro-choice respondents find denying job money regardless of how it will be spent is unfair, according to a survey by the Angus Reid Institute

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Submit News to CKA News The decline of the Chinook salmon threatens a whole way of life
Mon, 14 May 2018 16:06:50 +0000

Adam Weymouth tracked the journey of the Chinook salmon by canoe?all 3,000 km of it?and returned with a new respect for the North.

The post The decline of the Chinook salmon threatens a whole way of life appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Is it too soon to play Ontario coalition game theory? It?s never too soon!
Mon, 14 May 2018 16:03:18 +0000

Paul Wells: Will there be a 'backroom deal' between the Ontario Liberals and NDP? Why it's so tempting?and misguided?to speculate.

The post Is it too soon to play Ontario coalition game theory? It’s never too soon! appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News The use of electronic fetal monitoring is expanding into Africa?and that?s a problem
Mon, 14 May 2018 14:43:59 +0000

Research says EFM fails to do what its advocates suggest, and increases the risk of caesarean birth. So why is it getting even more popular?

The post The use of electronic fetal monitoring is expanding into Africa?and that’s a problem appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Kathleen Wynne takes the lead (by campaign distance travelled): Politics Insider newsletter preview
Mon, 14 May 2018 11:38:50 +0000

May 14, 2018: Trudeau doles out millions in a Quebec riding just before calling a by-election, and Stephen Harper is writing another book?but this one isn't about hockey

The post Kathleen Wynne takes the lead (by campaign distance travelled): Politics Insider newsletter preview appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are tying the knot faster than most
Mon, 14 May 2018 11:00:49 +0000

The royal wedding by the numbers: The average couple takes more than a year, on average, between engagement and wedding. The royal couple was in a rush.

The post Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are tying the knot faster than most appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Thomas Markle to skip Meghan Markle?s wedding after paparazzi scandal and heart attack revelation
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:58:10 +0000

Kensington Palace calls for 'understanding and respect' ahead of the royal wedding, but Thomas Markle's cooperation with paparazzi will make for a difficult relationship with Prince Harry

The post Thomas Markle to skip Meghan Markle’s wedding after paparazzi scandal and heart attack revelation appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Kathleen Wynne will be in trouble if Doug Ford fails to live up to her expectations
Sun, 13 May 2018 11:30:54 +0000

Opinion: As long as Doug Ford acts reasonably the Liberal attacks trying to paint him as some sort of devil are just the desperate words of a dying regime

The post Kathleen Wynne will be in trouble if Doug Ford fails to live up to her expectations appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Why a ban on plastic straws sucks
Sun, 13 May 2018 11:30:50 +0000

Peter Shawn Taylor: Despite becoming the latest environmental supervillains straws are not to blame for polluting oceans, beaches or cities

The post Why a ban on plastic straws sucks appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News ?Change? or just more of the same? It?s campaign slogan déjà vu.
Sun, 13 May 2018 11:30:12 +0000

QUIZ: The Ontario NDP is offering 'change for the better'. They're not the first. Match these campaign taglines to the leader and election.

The post ‘Change’ or just more of the same? It’s campaign slogan déjà vu. appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News To my partner, on your first Mother?s Day
Sat, 12 May 2018 21:47:49 +0000

Andray Domise: You are exactly the mother I thought you would be. Black and beautiful. Fearsomely and wonderfully made. Just as our daughters are.

The post To my partner, on your first Mother’s Day appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News York University strike: students must drop classes to get compensation
Sat, 12 May 2018 18:44:37 +0000

As the labour disruption approaches its eleventh week, students complain they're being punished for patience

The post York University strike: students must drop classes to get compensation appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Texting people who?re driving could make you responsible if they get into a car crash
Sat, 12 May 2018 17:41:28 +0000

One lawyer says it's similar to when a party host is held responsible for allowing their guest to drive home drunk

The post Texting people who’re driving could make you responsible if they get into a car crash appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Canada was warned of the coming Holocaust. We turned away 900 Jewish refugees, anyway.
Sat, 12 May 2018 15:16:55 +0000

Canada knew. Britain knew. The U.S. knew. They knew because a Jewish trade unionist warned them what was coming. Today marks the 75th anniversary of his suicide.

The post Canada was warned of the coming Holocaust. We turned away 900 Jewish refugees, anyway. appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News The misunderstood history of the ?incel? movement
Fri, 11 May 2018 22:06:45 +0000

Opinion: In their ever diminishing corner of the internet, the original incel communities are still trying to help each other get back on track

The post The misunderstood history of the ‘incel’ movement appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Why a B.C. First Nations chief took her fight to the Kinder Morgan shareholders? meeting
Fri, 11 May 2018 21:43:23 +0000

'I don?t think they?re factoring in the risk of inherent title and rights,' says Neskonlith Chief Judy Wilson. 'I don?t think they understand it doesn?t matter what the federal or provincial government does'

The post Why a B.C. First Nations chief took her fight to the Kinder Morgan shareholders’ meeting appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News ?The Ontario PC Party has entered into this election without any platform at all? ? Letters to the editor
Fri, 11 May 2018 18:58:49 +0000

May 11, 2018: Maclean's readers weigh in on Ontario's election, its NDP and Green Party, your Facebook legacy and more

The post ‘The Ontario PC Party has entered into this election without any platform at all’ – Letters to the editor appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Corporate welfare and the gullible governments that pay it
Fri, 11 May 2018 17:19:31 +0000

Opinion: Ottawa and Ontario just gave Toyota $220 million for something it likely would have done anyway. Governments need to wise up.

The post Corporate welfare and the gullible governments that pay it appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News A criminal investigation into opioid marketing would expose larger systemic rot
Fri, 11 May 2018 16:06:24 +0000

Demand for a probe into how OxyContin was promoted in Canada would also expose flaws in drug regulation and the tight relationship between industry and medicine. That's why it's needed

The post A criminal investigation into opioid marketing would expose larger systemic rot appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News ?Politics Insider? newsletter sneak peek: Stephen Harper praises Trump for bailing on Iran deal
Fri, 11 May 2018 13:00:42 +0000

Newsletter preview for May 11, 2018: Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains was asked to remove his turban at Detroit Airport and the latest fashion craze involves Trudeau's face.

The post ‘Politics Insider’ newsletter sneak peek: Stephen Harper praises Trump for bailing on Iran deal appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News A royal wedding cheat sheet of who?ll be there when Harry and Meghan tie the knot
Fri, 11 May 2018 11:50:30 +0000

To make it easier to tell a royal countess (Sophie) from an aristocratic one (Karen Spencer, sister-in-law of the late Diana, princess of Wales), Maclean's has created a royal gallery of the guests.

The post A royal wedding cheat sheet of who’ll be there when Harry and Meghan tie the knot appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News How to watch the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: an expert?s guide
Fri, 11 May 2018 11:36:06 +0000

How to watch the royal wedding and related programming, the moments to look out for on the big day, and even what to eat and drink as you take in the spectacle

The post How to watch the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: an expert’s guide appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Both the NDP and UCP support a price on carbon. It?s time we admit it.
Fri, 11 May 2018 01:16:25 +0000

It may sound odd, especially in today?s highly polarized Alberta, but Jason Kenney and Rachel Notley have more in common when it comes to carbon pricing than most realize

The post Both the NDP and UCP support a price on carbon. It’s time we admit it. appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News Democracy is expensive?and so are the elected officials who make that possible. That?s good.
Thu, 10 May 2018 21:48:00 +0000

A British Columbia legislator is on a quest to end free lunches for some politicians?for the sake of democracy, we should hope he fails

The post Democracy is expensive?and so are the elected officials who make that possible. That’s good. appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Submit News to CKA News How one Ontario town used Uber to solve its public transit crisis
Thu, 10 May 2018 21:40:57 +0000

Opinion: Uber has already helped a small town move people from place to place. Can the ride-sharing service help bigger cities fight congestion?

The post How one Ontario town used Uber to solve its public transit crisis appeared first on Macleans.ca.


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