Coronavirus pushed Ontario premier to add empathy to his populism

Shawn Jeffords, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, December 26, 2020 12:52PM EST TORONTO — Doug Ford wants people to hold on just a little longer. Ontario’s populist premier speaks softly into the camera at a recent news conference, his tone subdued, almost pleading. He says he knows people have “COVID

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Trudeau, Scheer trade populism warnings, corruption charges on campaign

Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, September 26, 2019 5:45AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, September 26, 2019 11:25AM EDT OTTAWA — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said Thursday the political instability in the United States and Britain serves as a warning to Canadian voters to avoid the pull of divisive

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