Payette stepping down as governor general after blistering report on Rideau Hall work environment | CBC News | Opinion

Gov.-Gen. Julie Payette and her secretary, Assunta di Lorenzo, are resigning after an outside workplace review of Rideau Hall found that the pair presided over a toxic work environment. Source: Payette stepping down as governor general after blistering report on Rideau Hall work environment | CBC News Opinion: Are cracks forming in Mr. Trudeau’s secular utopia? For those… Read More Payette stepping down as governor general after blistering report on Rideau Hall work environment | CBC News | Opinion

‘It was joyous:’ Sun returns to some Nunavut communities for first time in weeks | Opinion

Source: ‘It was joyous:’ Sun returns to some Nunavut communities for first time in weeks Opinion: Not everyone is obsessed with Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi. Frankly, I’m pretty bored with the latest American in-fighting. This story and especially photo is a good reminder that some folks are still more concerned with the simple things,… Read More ‘It was joyous:’ Sun returns to some Nunavut communities for first time in weeks | Opinion

The Agony and the Ecstasy – Canadian juniors cannot adapt fast enough to the well-oiled US machine

Actually, the US junior hockey team wasn’t like a machine. More like a bunch of US Marines. I couldn’t help but respect their toughness and tenacity.  They had an intelligent system, it was working, and they stuck to it with muscle and hustle. Canada, on the other hand, just couldn’t adapt fast enough to this… Read More The Agony and the Ecstasy – Canadian juniors cannot adapt fast enough to the well-oiled US machine

Director of police services for B.C. announces resignation | CBC News | Opinion

Brenda Butterworth-Carr announced her decision in a letter to colleagues on Wednesday, saying she will be leaving her assistant deputy minister position with the provincial government early in the new year. Source: Director of police services for B.C. announces resignation | CBC News Opinion: That’s funny. The very popular and competent Toronto Chief of Police… Read More Director of police services for B.C. announces resignation | CBC News | Opinion

Canada denounces Lukashenko’s inauguration in Belarus, preparing sanctions over human rights violations | CBC News | Opinion

Canada, along with the United States and United Kingdom, has condemned the inauguration of Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko and is seeking to hold his government accountable by preparing sanctions on individuals allegedly involved in human rights violations. Source: Canada denounces Lukashenko’s inauguration in Belarus, preparing sanctions over human rights violations | CBC News Opinion: The Trudeau government makes big… Read More Canada denounces Lukashenko’s inauguration in Belarus, preparing sanctions over human rights violations | CBC News | Opinion

A year after espionage arrest, RCMP still hasn’t acted on calls for tighter security | CBC News | Opinion

The RCMP has flagged ways to tighten its security protocols in response to the Cameron Ortis espionage case — but not one of those changes has been implemented in the year since his arrest. Source: A year after espionage arrest, RCMP still hasn’t acted on calls for tighter security | CBC News Opinion: Only in Trudeau’s Canada would we find… Read More A year after espionage arrest, RCMP still hasn’t acted on calls for tighter security | CBC News | Opinion

Pure Poison: Putin’s Links to Espionage, Terrorism and Organised Crime – Byline Times | Opinion

Zarina Zabrisky talks to Artyom Kruglov, an independent investigative journalist and Putin biographer, about the Russian President’s background Source: Pure Poison: Putin’s Links to Espionage, Terrorism and Organised Crime – Byline Times Opinion: Skimming over this article – something I admittedly do a lot – I noticed a catchy phrase that is probably quite familiar… Read More Pure Poison: Putin’s Links to Espionage, Terrorism and Organised Crime – Byline Times | Opinion

Russia’s corona euphoria – POLITICO | Opinion

While the country celebrates lifting of lockdowns, the Kremlin is cracking down on critics. Source: Russia’s corona euphoria – POLITICO Opinion: While the US seems far more concerned about the China threat to intellectual property and all that goes with that, Mother Russia is happy to work on its Canada occupation with the Canadian PM… Read More Russia’s corona euphoria – POLITICO | Opinion