Trudeau calls New Brunswick’s Conservative government a ‘disgrace’ on women’s rights

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 16, 2024 3:02 pm Updated May 16, 2024 3:04 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he has “issues” with the Progressive Conservative government of New Brunswick. Trudeau lashed out at New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs today, … Read more

‘Running into roadblocks’: Canadian family fights to get care for daughter with epilepsy

Shana Holloran and Alexander Grant have watched their child turn blue more than any parent ever should. Their young daughter, Charlotte, has epilepsy and regularly suffers from different types of seizures. On a good day, she has 20 to 50 seizures. On other days, she can have more than 150. Charlotte, also known as Charlie, … Read more

Mulroney considered ‘greatest’ PM in Atlantic Canada, says former N.B. premier Frank McKenna

Brian Mulroney will always be considered Atlantic Canada’s “greatest” prime minister and one of Canada’s most consequential leaders, says former New Brunswick premier Frank McKenna. McKenna, who is also the former Canadian ambassador to the United States, had high praise for his good friend who passed away at age 84 on Thursday, saying Mulroney “left … Read more

N.B. premier defends handling of Policy 713 changes in year-end interview

New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs says he wouldn’t change how he and his government handled controversial changes to school gender identity policy. “I’m not sure what else that I would have done differently,” he said in a year-end interview with Global News. “Really, we had a policy that hides information from parents? That’s problematic.” News … Read more