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The signing of a Canada-Israel Strategic Partnership

Introduction Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of the State of Israel, today witnessed the signing of a Canada-Israel Strategic Partnership...

Liberal Rights, Freedoms, and International Justice Critic, Irwin Cotler, today issued the following statement on Raoul Wallenberg Day

MONTRÉAL— Liberal Rights, Freedoms, and International Justice Critic, Irwin Cotler, today issued the following statement on Raoul Wallenberg Day: “Today, Canadians are called upon...

Each year on this date, Canadians pay tribute to Raoul Wallenberg, one of the greatest heroes of the 20th century

“Each year on this date, Canadians pay tribute to Raoul Wallenberg, one of the greatest heroes of the 20th century. “Raoul Wallenberg was a...

Eitan Gilboord (Conservative): One Thing I Admire About Another Political Party

We all have a friend who is so utterly obsessed with politics, and so determined for political success that they put victory over personal...

Greta Hoaken (Liberal): One Thing I Admire About Another Political Party

Being a self-described partisan, I don’t always take the time to reflect on what other parties in Canada do well. I’ve previously written for...

Matt Godwin (NDP): One Thing I Admire About Another Political Party

  Now, if ever there was a blog post to keep short! All joking aside, I can’t count the number of Tories who have...

A statement from Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak on the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon:

“Despite knowing he had spent the last eight years of his life in a coma, hearing of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s passing...

Statement by Official Opposition Foreign Affairs Critic Paul Dewar on the death of Ariel Sharon

On behalf of all New Democrats, I want to express my sincere condolences to Ariel Sharon’s family and the people of Israel as they...

STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ON THE DEATH OF ARIEL SHARON

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement after learning of the death of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon: “On behalf of...

Fellowship Success Story: How I Got Politically Engaged by Jeremiah Kopp

It is usually wise to stray away from absolutes when discussing politics. However, one can safely say that when it comes to political involvement,...

Canada Condemns Latest Outburst About Israel From UN Representative

December 17, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada completely rejects and condemns the appalling remarks made by Richard...

Baird Condemns Bus Bombing in Israel

December 23, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada condemns the bombing of a bus near Tel Aviv yesterday....