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2014 IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix

OPP At Toronto Indy

(TORONTO, ON) – The IndyCar rolls into Toronto this weekend and the OPP are encouraging motorists to take it to the track. As Indy celebrates…


Photo of Omar Khadr, copyright released into the public domain by the Khadr family in Toronto.Photo courtesy of Zaynab Khadr.

Khadr Payout Petition Reaches 52,000

(OTTAWA, ON) – The Canadian Taxpayers Federation has announced this morning that the organization’s petition calling on the Trudeau government to revoke its offer of…



The Parliament Buildings and the Ottawa River are seen on 18 October 2010.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Standing Committee Sets Witness Distribution

(OTTAWA, ON) – The Canadian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage is continuing its examination into systemic racism and religious discrimination in the country in…


Local women participating in an International Women’s Day presentation on the Projects Abroad Human Rights project in Tanzania.Photo courtesy of Projects Abroad.

Human Rights Defenders Under Threat

(WINDSOR, ON) – According to a new warning issued by Amnesty International, fundamental human rights are under a new wave of threats, particularly the people…



Dwight Duncan, chair of the Windsor Detroit Bridge Authority, issued an apology letter for his politically partisan comments made on Facebook regarding federal Conservative members and US president Donald Trump.Image via screen capture.

Duncan Chastised For Facebook Comments

(WINDSOR, ON) – The head of the Windsor Detroit Bridge Authority is in hot water over Facebook comments he made. Dwight Duncan, the former Liberal…


People for Education

Competing Priorities In Education

(TORONTO, ON) – A new report from People for Education, based on survey results from more than 1,000 Ontario schools, reveals ongoing challenges in a…


Over 6,000 people living in Windsor had an outstanding balance on their hydro bills at the end of 2015.

Waterloo Schools See Energy Costs Skyrocket

(TORONTO, ON) – Documents obtained by the Canadian Taxpayers Federation reveal a dramatic increase to the cost of electricity to the Waterloo Region District School Board…


Theresa May

May Tough On Terrorism Ahead Of Election

(LONDON, ENGLAND) – A day after Saturday night’s terrorist attack on London Bridge in the UK, Prime Minister Theresa May declared, in a tweet, “enough…