Pandemic


Canadian dies while detained in US immigration detention centre with coronavirus outbreak

A Canadian has died after being held at a U.S. immigration detention centre for almost three months while it was facing a major coronavirus outbreak.

Sam Edwards

Laws limiting freedoms are not based in science but fear

These lockdowns were imposed for the purpose of flattening the curve, not stopping the spread. The curve is flat, and has been for months.

John Carpay

Trudeau government gives economic relief to booming marijuana business

Statistics Canada reported that the Cannabis industry saw sales increase from $86 million to $186 million, an increase of 116 percent.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Dr. Tam says pandemic measures may last for 2-3 years, even with vaccine

Canada’s chief public health officer says people should not expect the coronavirus vaccine to act as a “silver bullet” that will end the pandemic.

Sam Edwards

Dr. Tam suggests that Canada will have to live with coronavirus even with vaccine

Theresa Tam has said that the coronavirus pandemic may continue for years, even if researchers manage to discover a vaccine.

Nico Johnson

Trudeau government introduces $71 billion program amid spiralling debt

The Trudeau government is set to introduce another pandemic program that will support those who were previously self-employed and uninsured.

Nico Johnson

One dead and two wounded at massive LA mansion party

One person is dead and two others were wounded as a result of gunfire at a mansion party in Los Angeles last night. Gatherings of this type have been banned by the county due to coronavirus.

Libby Emmons

Trudeau health minister flew six times to her home, not four as she previously suggested

Trudeau's health minister Patty Hajdu took six flights to her constituency in Ontario instead of four as Transport Canada previously suggested.

Nico Johnson

Kamala Harris wants to 'cancel rent' even if it destroys America in the process

Harris believes she is doing the right thing by renters, but she is sealing the fate of American cities to be a mess of crumbling infrastructure.

Libby Emmons

Canadian NFL hero who volunteered on front lines of COVID-19 crisis opts out of 2020 season

Super Bowl winner and Quebec native Laurent Duvernay-Tardif will not be playing in the NFL’s 2020 season.

Sam Edwards

Trudeau government leased new medical warehouses after selling three before the pandemic

The Trudeau government had to lease a new warehouses as they shuttered numerous supply depots before the coronavirus pandemic took hold of Canada.

Nico Johnson

Trudeau health minister broke her own rules to fly across Canada

Hajdu apparently implemented one set of rules for the public, and one for herself.

Nico Johnson

Human clinical trials begin for coronavirus vaccine made in Quebec

Though a potential COVID-19 vaccine that was made in Quebec has entered into the human trials stage, the manufacturer is already playing down its impact, according to CP24.

Collin Jones

UN reports global hunger increase due to pandemic

The United Nations recently released a report that shows concern that 132 million people could face hunger due to the pandemic.

Collin Jones

Ford says Canada-US border should stay closed

Premier Doug Ford says he does not want to reopen the Canada-US border any time soon, citing a rise in coronavirus cases in the southern states.

Sam Edwards