Since lifting visa requirements for Romanian nationals last December, almost 300 people have claimed asylum in Canada, immigration official Paul McKinnon told the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration meeting on February 15, 2018. The spRead More..
On February 2, 2018 a trial wrapped up for 40 year old Soleiman Hajj Soleiman, a Syrian refugee and father of six, who is accused of sexually assaulting six teenage girls at the West Edmonton Mall water park a year ago. Soleiman, who was arrested afRead More..
French prosecutors believe there is "sufficient evidence" to put a Lebanese-Canadian academic on trial over his alleged involvement in a bombing of a Paris synagogue. Diab, a dual Canadian-Lebanese citizen, was extradited to France from Canada inRead More..
December 13, 2017: Bahram Ghasemi, Iran's foreign ministry spokesperson, announced that Canada and Iran will hold an "expert level" meeting to discuss the re-establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Harper's ConservativesRead More..
A new national study by the Angus Reid Institute revealed that Canadians are deeply divided on the role of religion in public life. Of the seven religious groups polled, the results showed that even though specific religions are viewed differentlyRead More..
On December 12, 2017, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued the following statement marking the first day of Hanukkah: "At sunset today, Jewish communities in Canada and around the world will welcome the beginning of Hanukkah – one of the oldest tRead More..
Prime Minister Trudeau announced that Canada will not recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and will not move Canada's embassy from Tel Aviv to the Jewish State's capital. Trudeau's statement was made a few days after President Trump, in anRead More..
Image of Flying the American Flag on Flag Day by slgckgc on flickr through Creative Commons I'm just going to come right out and say it: I think Americans have a lot to be concerned about unless, among other things, they don't care about their freRead More..