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      ‘You have warmed our hearts’
      Mar27

      ‘You have warmed our hearts’

      Last month, our print cover paid tribute to the victims of the Flight 752 disaster in Iran, in which the military shot down a Ukraine International Airlines jetliner carrying 57 Canadian citizens and 29 permanent residents. Your March issue is a beautiful gesture that means so much to all of us who are of Iranian heritage and living in Canada, or...

      Trudeau’s daily coronavirus update: ‘If you want things to get back to normal, do your part’ (Full Transcript)
      Mar24

      Trudeau’s daily coronavirus update: ‘If you want things to get back to normal, do your part’ (Full Transcript)

      The following is a transcript of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s March 24, 2020, briefing on the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic. Trudeau conducts a daily update for reporters in front of his home in Ottawa, where he is in 14-day isolation after his wife tested positive for COVID-19. My apologies for being a little delayed this...

      Trudeau says Canada-U.S. border to close at midnight: Full Transcript
      Mar20

      Trudeau says Canada-U.S. border to close at midnight: Full Transcript

      Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivered his daily briefing from Rideau College on the coronavirus outbreak. The following is the transcript of his remarks, in English, for March 20, 2020. We’re in discussion with Canadian airlines to help Canadians stranded abroad come home. We will have more details to share but the first flight will be...

      The easiest event to cancel: Trudeau and the premiers
      Mar13

      The easiest event to cancel: Trudeau and the premiers

      This week’s question is: How do governments govern in a world where the monkeys are rioting in Thailand and the Iranian burial pits are visible from space? To some extent you don’t. I’m writing this on Thursday, I feel I should emphasize, because so far Thursday is already eight times as weird as Monday was, and I have a hard...

      As if on cue, Republicans resume their Biden investigations
      Mar06

      As if on cue, Republicans resume their Biden investigations

      Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean’s Politics Insider: America 2020 newsletter. Sign up to get it delivered straight to your inbox. Warren is out: Just as this newsletter was about to send, news started breaking that Elizabeth Warren had decided to pull out of the race for the U.S. presidency. News is breaking at CNN as well as the New...

      The minister of everything, Chrystia Freeland, takes on the coronavirus
      Mar06

      The minister of everything, Chrystia Freeland, takes on the coronavirus

      Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean’s Politics Insider newsletter. Sign up to get it delivered straight to your inbox. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave Minister of Everything Chrystia Freeland a new job as overseer of the federal COVID-19 response, and the deputy PM held her first press conference in that role yesterday alongside...

      Biden Burns Bernie, Bloomberg Bombs
      Mar04

      Biden Burns Bernie, Bloomberg Bombs

      Joe Biden, lifted by a sudden burst of last minute support, has come from behind and emerged from Super Tuesday ahead of Bernie Sanders and the new front runner in the Democratic Primary race. Just a week ago Biden was being written off for his poor fundraising results and fourth place showing in Iowa. But as polls closed last night he had...

      Biden Burns Bernie, Bloomberg Bombs
      Mar04

      Biden Burns Bernie, Bloomberg Bombs

      Joe Biden, lifted by a sudden burst of last minute support, has come from behind and emerged from Super Tuesday ahead of Bernie Sanders and the new front runner in the Democratic Primary race. Just a week ago Biden was being written off for his poor fundraising results and fourth place showing in Iowa. But as polls closed last night he had...

      The UN, where rights abusers get to be on the human rights council
      Feb27

      The UN, where rights abusers get to be on the human rights council

      It would be a sufficiently damning indictment of the United Nations that on the 75th anniversary of the global body’s founding, the state of international multilateralism is in utter disarray and mass murderers, war criminals and their torture states enjoy almost total impunity from the reach of international law. But it gets worse....

      A ‘final attempt’ to save Confederation
      Feb21

      A ‘final attempt’ to save Confederation

      Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean’s Politics Insider newsletter. Sign up to get it delivered straight to your inbox. When Andrew Scheer urged Justin Trudeau this week to “direct the RCMP” to end blockades strangling the nation’s railways, Trudeau and his public safety minister, Bill Blair, said they would not interfere in police...