Shine a Light on Slavery

Ten years ago, on February 22, 2007, this House unanimously adopted former MP Joy Smith’s Motion 153 and made a powerful statement to the world by condemning human trafficking, a form of modern day slavery. Today is Shine a Light on Slavery when individuals and organizations around the world raise…

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First Nations Battle for Financial Transparency

The Canadian Taxpayer’s Federation created a video of Charmaine Stick (a band member of Onion Cree First Nation) watching videos of Minister Bennett and Conservative MP’s (including MP Cathy McLeod) talking about her battle for financial transparency.  For more information and to sign the petition, please visit:  www.taxpayer.com/charmaine.

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3 Things for Canada’s 150th Birthday

Mayor of Calgary, Naheed K. Nenshi. has a dream for the nation — to see every Canadian give a gift to the nation – three gifts, in fact. ‘3 Things for Canada’s 150th Birthday’; a simple concept that asks each Canadian to do three acts of service for their community.…

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Liberals Play Politics on Seniors Policy – by Mike Warawa, MP

On February 14, 2017, during the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities (HUMA) Liberal Members unanimously killed a motion to study a Canadian National Senior’s Framework. The motion was tabled by Member of Parliament Mark Warawa, Official Opposition Critic for…

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Youth Speech Writing Competition

            To commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary, the Speakers of the Senate and the House of Commons are hosting a speech writing competition for Canadians aged 12 to 17. Contest closes April 21, 2017. For more information, visit:https://www.facebook.com/PARLyouth/app/941345315938094/.

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