Displaying items by tag: Conservatives - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://newcanadianmedia.ca Tue, 16 Oct 2018 22:56:29 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Leitch Campaign Scrambles to Distance Itself from Anti-Mosque Group http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40986-leitch-campaign-scrambles-to-distance-itself-from-anti-mosque-group http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40986-leitch-campaign-scrambles-to-distance-itself-from-anti-mosque-group Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch's campaign manager Michael Diamond says the MP did not know Rise Canada, an anti-Islamic protest group, was going to be part of an event she attended in Brampton.
by Janice Dickson in Ottawa Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch’s campaign says she did not know Ron Banjaree, an anti-Muslim…
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Top Stories Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:15:45 -0400
Yes, “Canadian Values” Contradict Some Religious Beliefs http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40653-yes-canadian-values-contradict-some-religious-beliefs http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40653-yes-canadian-values-contradict-some-religious-beliefs Canadian values as enshrined in our Charter should be a source of pride, not a source of partisan debate, asserts Fred Maroun.
Commentary by Fred Maroun in Ottawa Kellie Leitch is one of the candidates seeking the leadership of Canada’s Conservative party,…
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Commentary Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:00:32 -0500
Trump Tone Won’t Work for Canada: Chris Alexander http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/39342-trump-tone-won-t-work-for-canada-chris-alexander http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/39342-trump-tone-won-t-work-for-canada-chris-alexander “You only get great results from immigration and integration when there is trust,” says former immigration and citizenship minister, Chris Alexander.
by Jeremy J. Nuttall in Ottawa The Trump campaign’s symphony of bigotry has vibrated through the Conservative Party leadership race…
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Top Stories Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:16:56 -0500
One Year In, Big Shift in Foreign Policy http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38825-one-year-in-big-shift-in-foreign-policy http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38825-one-year-in-big-shift-in-foreign-policy Former diplomat and publisher Liddar is calling on the Trudeau government to be bold in showcasing Canada's pluralism.
Commentary by Bhupinder Liddar Did the seismic shift in Canada's political landscape, a year ago, following the election on October…
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Commentary Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:26:43 -0400
Why the 'Barbaric Cultural Practices' Debate Won't Go Away http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38173-why-the-barbaric-cultural-practices-debate-won-t-go-away http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38173-why-the-barbaric-cultural-practices-debate-won-t-go-away Like it or not, immigration may become a hot-button issue in the Conservative leadership race, writes Susan Delacourt.
Commentary by Susan Delacourt in Ottawa The good news for Kellie Leitch — and she might need some right now…
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Policy Wed, 07 Sep 2016 10:56:58 -0400
Conservatives Call on Liberals to Rethink Mexican Visa Policy http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37004-conservatives-call-on-liberals-to-rethink-mexican-visa-policy http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37004-conservatives-call-on-liberals-to-rethink-mexican-visa-policy Conservatives Call on Liberals to Rethink Mexican Visa Policy
 MICHELLE Rempel, Official Opposition Critic for Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship, on Thursday slammed the Liberal government for ignoring the Conservatives’…
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Politics Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:01:19 -0400
‘We Lost Our Way’ in 2015 Campaign, Patrick Brown Says of Niqab and Defending Minorities http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/33835-we-lost-our-way-in-2015-campaign-patrick-brown-says-of-niqab-and-defending-minorities http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/33835-we-lost-our-way-in-2015-campaign-patrick-brown-says-of-niqab-and-defending-minorities Patrick Brown, leader of the Progressive Conservative party of Ontario says the party went “too far” with its niqab rhetoric during the federal election campaign.
by BJ Siekierski in Ottawa Patrick Brown has already taken the Ontario Progressive Conservative party in a new direction since…
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Politics Mon, 21 Mar 2016 13:22:46 -0400
Economy, Not Ideology, Should Guide Immigration http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/33673-economy-not-ideology-should-guide-immigration http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/33673-economy-not-ideology-should-guide-immigration By accepting more immigrants during fragile economic times, Canada is condemning many newcomers to survival jobs.
Commentary by Pradip Rodrigues in Mississauga Canada’s Minister for Immigration, John McCallum, made a startling announcement in Brampton. on Tuesday,…
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Commentary Thu, 10 Mar 2016 21:07:54 -0500
For the Conservatives to Move Ahead, Harper has to Move Out http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32762-for-the-conservatives-to-move-ahead-harper-has-to-move-out http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32762-for-the-conservatives-to-move-ahead-harper-has-to-move-out It's time for the Conservatives to lose former prime minister Stephen Harper, writes L Ian MacDonald.
Commentary by L. Ian MacDonald in Montreal In one sense, the Liberal majority in the House is good for the…
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Commentary Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:06:10 -0500
Flying in Family Class: An In-Depth Series (Part I) http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32647-flying-in-family-class-an-in-depth-series-part-i http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/32647-flying-in-family-class-an-in-depth-series-part-i The parents of Toronto resident Simei Wu, who applied and were approved to immigrate to Canada from China through the family reunification class.
Family reunification is at the core of the Liberal government’s immigration policy. After our two-part in-depth piece on the pros…
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Policy Mon, 11 Jan 2016 10:11:14 -0500