Landmark win for First Nations in dispute over Trans Mountain Oil Pipeline

The expansion of the Kinder Morgan oil pipeline halts, as the Canadian Federal Court of Appeal ruled unanimously on Thursday that Justin Trudeau’s government failed to adequately address environmental concerns and consult with First Nation peoples. While the Prime Minister has often portrayed his attitude as … Continue readingLandmark win for First Nations in dispute over Trans Mountain Oil Pipeline

Quebec votes against burqas

Do women expressing their cultural sense of membership with a distinct way of dressing threaten social cohesion in Canada? It seems that Stéphanie Vallée, Quebec’s minister of justice, would be inclined to agree. On Wednesday, the provincial legislative in Quebec, Canada, passed a law that … Continue readingQuebec votes against burqas