Pope OKs Canada trip to help healing with Indigenous peoples

Frances D’emilio, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, October 27, 2021 8:42AM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, October 27, 2021 8:42AM EDT VATICAN CITY (AP) – Pope Francis has agreed to visit Canada to help ongoing efforts at reconciliation with Indigenous peoples following shocking revelations of the Catholic church’s role in the

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National Indigenous Peoples Day goes virtual amid pandemic restrictions

Amy Smart, The Canadian Press Published Sunday, June 21, 2020 9:16AM EDT Last Updated Sunday, June 21, 2020 9:23AM EDT Organizers of a major Indigenous festival in Ottawa considered postponing or cancelling it entirely after COVID-19 restrictions meant they couldn’t gather in person. But as an anti-racism movement swept the

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People’s party leader Maxime Bernier sues political pundit for defamation

Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:08PM EST Last Updated Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:51PM EST A former member of Parliament and leader of a fringe federal political party is suing a prominent political commentator and strategist for defamation. Maxime Bernier alleges Warren Kinsella repeatedly branded

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