May 17 Political Insider: Poilievre talks with Jordan Peterson; Kim Campbell criticizes CCP leadership candidate; Steven Del Duca fights for his seat in the legislature
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Pierre Polyyev On Monday, CBC reported that the “white substitution theory” behind the Buffalo mass shooting was an “ugly and disgusting spread of hate.” challenge led by opponents Patrick Brown: “I condemn the attack in Buffalo and the ugly racist hatred that fueled it. any racism is evil and must stop. I also condemn the so-called “white substitution theory” as an ugly and disgusting spread of hate. I also condemn Patkin and his ugly remarks. He also condemned Brown’s use of the attack on him as “vulgar.”
No condemnation of the mob: inside EarthGary Mason writes that Poilievre and other Conservatives are overwhelmed by recent nasty comments Jagmeet Singh in Peterborough, Ontario
Talk to Peterson: Also on Monday, Poilievre told Jordan Peterson He is consulting legal scholars to find a way to prevent the Emergencies Act from being misused for political purposes, postal Report.During a 1.5-hour conversation with a world-renowned former professor, Poilievre called Justin Trudeau A megalomaniac and compared him to King Louis XIV of France.
Unmoved: ex PM Kim Campbell She believes that the contenders for the CCP leadership are not showing leadership on difficult issues, telling CTV: “I’m sorry if you’re not worried about climate change or a resurgence of authoritarianism, and you’re not a champion I’m doing for women for society. The right to the necessary contribution is not of interest.”
Bad TV? Earth tv critic John Doyle Think future leaders give bad answers about TV in leaders’ debates.
Debates held: Three Ontario opposition leaders take turns attacking Doug Ford CBC reported that during Monday night’s debate, each other.
Quick response: This citizen There is a digital roundtable with quick responses from astute observers.
Front computer: A poll conducted by Abacus ahead of the debate showed Doug Ford’s Conservatives appearing to be in the lead.
Difficulty: Steven Del Duca just fighting to win a seat in the legislature, Star Report.
Seek justice: Three senators released a report Monday calling for the acquittal of 12 Aboriginal women they say have suffered patterns of discrimination, inequality and violence in the criminal justice system, Earth Report.
Google complains: Google warned Monday that proposed federal legislation would disrupt its search engine, Earth Report.
The China Committee replied: Opposition parties vote on Monday to revive high-profile research select committee Canada-China Relations, Global Report, against the Liberal Party. The committee’s mandate is to study “all aspects of Canada-China relations, including but not limited to diplomatic, consular, legal, security and economic relations.”
Statue goes to: According to The Christian Post, the Terry Fox statue on Capitol Hill will be relocated to make room for the new building.
correct: Economists are predicting that Canadian home prices will fall by as much as 20 per cent this year as high interest rates hit the housing market, The Globe reported.
DC’s Kenny: Jason Kenny He said he didn’t need overwhelming support in the leadership scrutiny because the electorate was already diluted by thousands of angry members bent on destruction, The Christian Post reported. Kenny is speaking in Washington, where he will testify before a Senate committee on the North American energy situation.
murdered: Over the weekend, the Taliban shot and killed an Afghan man who was urgently seeking refugee protection in Canada. Earth Report. Advocates say Canada has pledged to resettle 40,000 Afghan refugees, but thousands remain stranded overseas due to bureaucratic red tape.
— Stephen Maher
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