by Thaddeus Baklinski MONTREAL, February 24, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – At its biennial policy convention in Montreal on the weekend, the Liberal Party of Canada endorsed almost unanimously the de-criminalization of assisted suicide and euthanasia. The resolution calls for assisted death to be de-criminalized after a…
As part of the Liberal Party of Canada biennial session this afternoon on provincial and municipal best practices, we got an inside look at how the Nova Scotia Liberals won a historic majority government from campaign director (and federal Liberal VP English) Chris MacInnes. Show More Summary
I attended a panel on political best practices this afternoon at the Liberal Party of Canada 2014 biennial in Montreal, and one of the speakers was Chima Nkemdirim, chief of staff to Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi. Describing himself to...Show More Summary
Our contingent of bloggers had a wide-ranging briefing this morning in with Liberal Party of Canada national director Jeremy Broadhurst – you may know him from the popular new Twitter meme, #SelfiesWithBroadhurst. Lets start with a few stats. Show More Summary
From February 20-23, federal Liberals will gather in Montreal, and one of their tasks will be to elect a new national executive. Last week, I published interviews with some of the table officer candidates. This week, I finish with the candidates for party president. Show More Summary
Minister of State Pierre Poilievre introduced the Fair Elections Act today, and the Liberal and Media Party hate it. This report aired on The Source February 4 2014....
It was an ironic twist of fate that delegates to the Liberal Party of Canada’s 2011 biennial in Ottawa would vote to create a supporter system and elect a decided supporter system skeptic – Matthew Certosimo – as national membership secretary, with the task of creating and overseeing the system in time for the 2012 leadership race. Show More Summary
When Mike Crawley won the presidency of the Liberal Party of Canada in January 2012, defeating Sheila Copps, Alexandra Mendes and Ron Hartling at the party’s biennial convention in Ottawa, the party faced a number of challenges: declining public support, a weary volunteer base and a worrying fundraising gap. Show More Summary
by Colin Kerr OTTAWA, Ontario, January 20, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Liberal Party of Canada is set to consider endorsing the legalization of two controversial practices at its national convention next month: euthanasia and prostitution. The resolution on prostitution was initiated last year by Young Liberals…
Ahead of the Liberal Party of Canada biennial coming up in February in Montreal, Ontario Liberals gathered in Kingston this weekend to debate over 60 policies and pick the 10 priority resolutions that our province can send on to be debated...Show More Summary
On the same day they circulate an unprecedented personal attack on my friend, Brandon-Souris Liberal candidate Rolf Dinsdale, that is written by Stephen Harper himself… …Stephen Harper himself is identified in a sworn RCMP court document as being “good to go” on what the Mounties say is clearly a crime. Link here. Read it yourself. [...]
Ezra Levant discusses the Liberal Party of Canada's recent call to repeal mandatory minimum sentences. This report aired on The Source November 14 2013....
While the 2015 federal election is a long ways off (if Stephen Harper actually sticks to his fixed election date law, that is), in a sign of the strength and renewal of the Liberal Party of Canada, quality candidates are already beginning...Show More Summary
The best and worst of the Liberal Party of Canada were on full display in the past week. On the one hand, there was the “race” to be the Liberal candidate in Toronto Centre, which became available when Bob Rae decided to retire from politics. The behind-the-scenes machinations in Toronto Centre suggest, among other things, [...]
A reader updates us: I’m aware that Canadian political news doesn’t make much of a dent in the American news cycle, so I thought that you’d enjoy knowing the position taken by the leader of the federal Liberal Party. Justin Trudeau just came out in favour of legalization, going further than the party’s existing stance […]
This is a very important shift by Justin Trudeau. For Americans who don’t know about Canadian politics, the Liberal Party of Canada is one of the major parties in Canada and one of the most successful political parties in history of the world. While it did poorly in the last federal election, dropping to third place, it governed Canada for most of the 20th century.
Justin Trudeau, leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, was recently asked by a charitable organization to give back a hefty speaking fee — $20,000 — after the event he spoke at took a loss. Not surprisingly, the dispute quickly became (and perhaps even started as) a political dustup. Should Trudeau return the money, as […]
The claim was made by Dr. William Warburton, an expert in health-data research who was previously under contract with the Ministry of Health investigating the effects of atypical antipsychotic medications. Warburton is arguing that the...Show More Summary
The political debate in Canada is heating up, with the Conservative party recently launching a series of attack ads aimed at the new Liberal party leader, Justin Trudeau. Whatever you think of these kinds of ads — and I am of the mind...Show More Summary
The Liberal Party of Canada released a new ad last night featuring Justin Trudeau “turning…