Continental Breakfast

It’s now scientifically proven: Modern feminism has nothing of value for the Solar System

Every now and then you come across an article online that is so mind-bogglingly silly, it’s practically impossible to tell if it’s satire.

The following thinkpiece published this week by NBC News is that sort of article. The headline reads, “The patriarchal race to colonize Mars is just another example of male entitlement.”

Ujjal Dosanjh: India-Canada Relations At ‘Rock Bottom’ After Invite Fiasco

The botched party invitation extended to a convicted attempted murderer by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s office has plunged Canada-India relations to an all-time low, says a former Liberal cabinet minister.

“Mr. Trudeau can perhaps salvage our relationship, but I think it hit rock bottom with this. It was already sliding downwards from the moment they got to India,” Ujjal Dosanjh, a former Liberal health minister, ex-premier of British Columbia and one-time provincial attorney general, told The Canadian Press on Thursday.

Liberals to pump millions into Indigenous housing in budget

The federal government will commit hundreds of millions of dollars in long-term funding to Indigenous housing in next week’s budget, sources say.

Indigenous communities face the most acute housing situation in the country, thanks to a shortage of homes and the need to repair many currently standing.

The Liberals have promised unique housing strategies for Inuit, Metis and First Nations communities to go along with the 10-year, $225-million urban Indigenous plan unveiled late last year.

Top Democrats demand $300mn to protect the midterms from Russia intervention

Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House minority leader Nancy Pelosi demanded a budget boost Wednesday, claiming that the amount is necessary to safeguard November’s elections.

The extra money should go to the FBI, Department of Homeland Security and Election Assistance Commission, they said in a letter to the Republicans.

Opposition rips secrecy of damning report on Ministry of the Attorney General

Opposition parties are demanding to know why a damning report was kept under wraps by the provincial government, including allegations of improper interference in legal charges and opinions out of the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General.

The report quotes staff members complaining of a culture of widespread racism, bullying and unfair workplace reprisals orchestrated by senior management.