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WATCH: Montreal Economic Institute scrutinizes efficacy of lockdown

The MEI has created a video that scrutinizes the efficacy of the lockdown, saying there is no relationship between stronger lockdowns and less coronavirus.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson

Interactive map launched to help Canadians navigate travel amid pandemic

Canadians who are planning on travelling around the country this summer will have a new interactive map to help them get around amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Jerry Dunham was killed by the lockdown—not by COVID-19

Jerry posted on Facebook: “…my government told me they’re willing to let me die, which according to them is for my own safety.”

John Carpay John Carpay

BREAKING: Ford extends Ontario's state of emergency to July 15, hopeful this will be final extension

Ontario Premier Doug Ford will extend the province's state of Emergency to July 15.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Ontario suffers small spike in coronavirus cases, first death of an under 20 year old

There has been a small growth in coronavirus cases in Ontario, with the first death of a patient under the age of 20.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson

Canada's small businesses are open but struggling during reopening phases

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business conducted a survey that revealed that half of small businesses are now earning far less than before.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Trudeau government's rent relief program deemed useless despite huge budget

The Trudeau government's rent relief program was so crudely designed that hardly any Canadians participated in it.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson

BREAKING: Black Lives Matter and anti-lockdown protestors converge at Ontario legislature

This afternoon, planned demonstrations by both Black Lives Matter and those who have been protesting the ongoing lockdown met at Queen's Park in Toronto.

Ian Miles Cheong and Beth Baisch Ian Miles Cheong and Beth Baisch

Visits to those suffering neglect in care homes must be allowed to resume

“My mom is calling every day asking why I don’t want to visit her anymore... She does not know what is going on, why she can’t leave, and why I cannot come and see her."

John Carpay John Carpay

Trudeau says he won't audit Canada's economy because it's too unpredictable

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that government would not predict the size of Canada's deficit in 2020.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson

Canada will face sharp economic downturn in 2020, Alberta in worst shape

Canada is expected to face a stark economic downturn in 2020, with every single province's economy shrinking by a significant margin.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Leftist authoritarianism blossoms under coronavirus restrictions

In an era of a global pandemic we have been seeing the push for authoritarianism from the part of the political spectrum which had previously decried it: the left.

Julian Vigo Julian Vigo

Deputy PM Freeland says 'safe restart' of economy won't happen any time soon

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says that a “safe restart” of the Canadian economy will take at least six to eight months.

Ian Miles Cheong Ian Miles Cheong

Liberal MP wants universal basic income in spite of Canada's tattered economy

A Liberal MP has suggested that Canada's temporary pandemic relief programs should be converted into a permanent universal basic income.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson

Sweden's top epidemiologist says country may have taken wrong approach to coronavirus

The top epidemiologist in Sweden believes the country’s strategy to fight coronavirus has resulted in too many casualties.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards