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Fact Check: Does Canada Charge A 270% Tariff On US Dairy?

Fact Check: Does Canada Charge A 270% Tariff On US Dairy?

Emily Larsen | Fact Check Reporter President Donald Trump said in several tweets that Canada charges the U.S. a 270 percent tariff on dairy products. PM Justin Trudeau of Canada acted so meek and mild during our @G7 meetings only to give a news conference after I left saying that, “US Tariffs were kind of […]

Where is your welcoming spirit?

Where is your welcoming spirit?

    By Sigrid Weidenweber At one time or another, readers of newspapers, or watchers of tv-news, have been subjected to the superior, lecturing voices of Canadian correspondents denouncing our efforts to close our border to migrants, economic opportunists and criminals, as they avail themselves of our open door. I am amazed to read in […]

GOP picking up steam in California as Activists Look at Secession – Really? A Look At News Daily  (April 21-27/Day 92-98) Week 14

GOP picking up steam in California as Activists Look at Secession – Really? A Look At News Daily  (April 21-27/Day 92-98) Week 14

By Michael Hernandez   April 21 (Saturday): Day 92 Gays target Vice President Mike Pence The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has launched a large national campaign against Vice President Mike Pence, targeting his Christian views on marriage and sexuality, abortion, and religious liberty. Pence is now LGBT Inc.’s biggest bogeyman, whose principled Christian opposition to […]

A Canadian Snow Job at the Ronald Reagan Library

A Canadian Snow Job at the Ronald Reagan Library

By Debra Tash Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, spoke at the Reagan Library February 9th, Friday evening.  The 46 year old Trudeau did several stops around the United States touting the virtues of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The treaty is nearly 30 years old and is the outgrowth of the U.S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement (FTA), […]

When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces

When Fluffy wants Mommy: The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces

By Deborah McPhee, Professor of Human Resources Management and Health and Safety, Brock University. Millennial women are choosing pets over kids. And they want to bring those pets to work. What can employers do?

Canada’s bitter weather has even penguins coming out of the cold

Canada’s bitter weather has even penguins coming out of the cold

Just how cold is it in Canada? Ask the penguins at the Calgary zoo: Even they have had to take shelter. King penguins — one of five species at the zoo in western Alberta province — are certainly accustomed to chilly weather, more so than species like the Humboldt that prefer somewhat warmer climes, said […]

Will questioning climate change become illegal in Canada?

Will questioning climate change become illegal in Canada?

    By Tom Harris “BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU.”  This slogan appeared on posters of the Party leader in the dystopian society of George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. It was a constant reminder of omnipresent government surveillance for “thoughtcrime” – independent thinking. In Orwell’s book, Ministry of Truth ‘history re-writer’ Winston Smith quietly rebelled against this oppression, starting a […]

Web searches for Canada homes surge after election

Web searches for Canada homes surge after election

SEATTLE — Are Americans worried about a President Donald Trump really going to move to Canada? It’s a theme that pops up after many political reversals in the U.S., but there’s some evidence to suggest people are at least thinking about it now. The Canadian Real Estate Association says it’s seen nearly three times more […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: Letter to Matilda

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: Letter to Matilda

By L. Neil Smith The concept of an absolute human right to freedom of expression is not uniquely American. It was born in the English-speaking world sometime between _Magna Carta_ and the Declaration of Independence, and all English-speaking countries — Great Britain, the United States, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia, among others, are heirs to […]

“Obamatrade” details made public- 30 chapters- 5000+ pages

“Obamatrade” details made public- 30 chapters- 5000+ pages

By George Miller    Here it is, the new, long-heralded and dreaded, hideously complex Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. Some say it will be a huge boon for intrernational trade and U.S. prosperity. Others say it will suck more jobs out of the country, lower wages and even override U.S. law and sovereignty. We […]