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#Canada

# canada - Monday 25 July, 2022

Pope Francis apologises for ‘catastrophic’ school abuses in Canada
# Church
# Church

Pope Francis apologises for ‘catastrophic’ school abuses in Canada

Jul 25th 2022, 9:24 PM 11,818 Views 23 Comments

The pontiff said the forced assimilation of native peoples into Christian society destroyed their cultures.

'Multiple victims' in shootings near Vancouver, say Canada police
# Canada
# Canada

'Multiple victims' in shootings near Vancouver, say Canada police

Jul 25th 2022, 5:25 PM 30,103 Views 0 Comments

Canadian media reports said the shooter may have targeted homeless people in the city.

# canada - Saturday 23 July, 2022

Pope to begin ‘penitential pilgrimage’ in Canada to apologise to Native peoples
# Pope Francis
# Pope Francis

Pope to begin ‘penitential pilgrimage’ in Canada to apologise to Native peoples

Jul 23rd 2022, 12:16 PM 15,115 Views 29 Comments

Pope Francis will express his sadness over the horrors of church-run Indigenous residential schools.

# canada - Monday 27 June, 2022

Former head of military abuse team: 'You just need to get rid of the dinosaurs'
# Christine Whitecross
# Christine Whitecross

Former head of military abuse team: 'You just need to get rid of the dinosaurs'

Jun 27th 2022, 8:50 PM 14,357 Views 0 Comments

Christine Whitecross is a retired Lieutenant General who led the Canadian Forces strategic response team on sexual misconduct.

# canada - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Justin Trudeau proposes ban on the sale and importation of handguns in Canada
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

Justin Trudeau proposes ban on the sale and importation of handguns in Canada

May 31st 2022, 7:53 AM 14,483 Views 24 Comments

The move comes after the recent mass shootings in neighbour the United States.

# canada - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Canadian police in face-off with protesters opposed to coronavirus mandates
# Ottawa
# Ottawa

Canadian police in face-off with protesters opposed to coronavirus mandates

Apr 30th 2022, 9:44 AM 19,880 Views 20 Comments

Ottawa police promised that protesters would not be allowed to get a foothold for a prolonged occupation.

# canada - Friday 1 April, 2022

Pope Francis apologises to Canadian Indigenous people for abuse at church-run schools
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Pope Francis apologises to Canadian Indigenous people for abuse at church-run schools

Apr 1st 2022, 4:32 PM 11,926 Views 18 Comments

Numerous investigations into the former residential schools are underway across Canada after the discovery of mass unmarked graves.

# canada - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Canada beat Jamaica 4-0 to reach first World Cup in 36 years
# World Cup 2022
From The42
# World Cup 2022

Canada beat Jamaica 4-0 to reach first World Cup in 36 years

Mar 27th 2022, 11:21 PM 6,985 Views 6 Comments

The win sparked wild celebrations at Toronto’s 30,000-capacity BMO Field.

# canada - Saturday 19 February, 2022

The Explainer: How did a truckers’ protest in Canada spread to other countries?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How did a truckers’ protest in Canada spread to other countries?

Feb 19th 2022, 3:54 PM 7,252 Views 0 Comments

Listen here to find out how external forces helped spread these trucker protests across Canada – and around the world.

# canada - Friday 18 February, 2022

Canadian police arrest two leaders of protesting truckers
# Ottawa
# Ottawa

Canadian police arrest two leaders of protesting truckers

Feb 18th 2022, 7:52 AM 16,549 Views 50 Comments

Busloads of police arrived near Ottawa’s Parliament Hill, and workers put up extra fences around government buildings.

# canada - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

Search ends for survivors of sunken Spanish fishing trawler
# Newfoundland
# Newfoundland

Search ends for survivors of sunken Spanish fishing trawler

Feb 16th 2022, 10:25 PM 18,761 Views 6 Comments

At least nine people died in the Atlantic when the Spanish ship went down yesterday.

Truckers protesting in Canada end last US border blockade
# Freedom Convoy
# Freedom Convoy

Truckers protesting in Canada end last US border blockade

Feb 16th 2022, 9:57 PM 11,096 Views 17 Comments

Authorities began handing out notices and threatening arrests near the Parliament building in Ottawa.

# canada - Monday 14 February, 2022

Trudeau to use emergency powers to quell Canada’s Covid protests
# Freedom Convoy
# Freedom Convoy

Trudeau to use emergency powers to quell Canada’s Covid protests

Feb 14th 2022, 11:20 PM 16,421 Views 32 Comments

Hundreds and sometimes thousands of protesters in trucks and other vehicles have clogged the streets of Ottawa.

# canada - Saturday 12 February, 2022

Police move in to clear anti-vaccine convoy protesters from key border bridge in Canada
# Freedom Convoy
# Freedom Convoy

Police move in to clear anti-vaccine convoy protesters from key border bridge in Canada

Updated Feb 12th 2022, 2:08 PM 24,668 Views 57 Comments

The days-long blockade of the Ambassador Bridge has paralysed a key North American trade route.

# canada - Friday 11 February, 2022

Canadian judge orders an end to lorry blockade at border bridge
# Canada
# Canada

Canadian judge orders an end to lorry blockade at border bridge

Updated Feb 11th 2022, 10:32 PM 23,154 Views 77 Comments

The stand-off has entered its fifth day.

# canada - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Canada truckers block new US border crossing, as more copycat protests spring up
# Oh Canada
# Oh Canada

Canada truckers block new US border crossing, as more copycat protests spring up

Feb 10th 2022, 10:50 PM 19,123 Views 15 Comments

Copycat movements gathered steam as far afield as New Zealand – with a big protest expected to descend on Paris tomorrow.

# canada - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Canadian police threaten to arrest truckers blocking up Ottawa as Trudeau slams 'unacceptable' protests
# The Freedom Convoy
# The Freedom Convoy

Canadian police threaten to arrest truckers blocking up Ottawa as Trudeau slams 'unacceptable' protests

Feb 9th 2022, 10:05 PM 17,547 Views 22 Comments

“You must immediately cease further unlawful activity or you may face charges,” Canadian police said today.

Canadian anti-vaccine truckers inspire copycat protests in several countries
# Convoy Protests
# Convoy Protests

Canadian anti-vaccine truckers inspire copycat protests in several countries

Feb 9th 2022, 11:25 AM 11,582 Views 13 Comments

Canadian flags are being flown during demonstrations against Covid vaccines in cities around the world.

# canada - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

Canada's Saskatchewan province lifts all Covid restrictions as protests rumble on in Ottawa
# Canada
# Canada

Canada's Saskatchewan province lifts all Covid restrictions as protests rumble on in Ottawa

Feb 8th 2022, 9:31 PM 15,078 Views 19 Comments

More than 80% of Saskatchewan residents had received two Covid vaccine jabs.

# canada - Monday 7 February, 2022

State of emergency declared in Ottawa due to anti-vaccine mandate convoy
# Canada
# Canada

State of emergency declared in Ottawa due to anti-vaccine mandate convoy

Feb 7th 2022, 8:15 AM 27,966 Views 54 Comments

Thousands of protesters descended in Ottawa again at the weekend.

# canada - Saturday 5 February, 2022

More protesters against Covid measures enter Canada capital
# Ottawa
# Ottawa

More protesters against Covid measures enter Canada capital

Feb 5th 2022, 5:45 PM 20,541 Views 47 Comments

Similar protests were planned for other Canadian cities including Toronto and Winnipeg.

# canada - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Thousands join protests against Canada’s Covid vaccine mandates
# Canada
# Canada

Thousands join protests against Canada’s Covid vaccine mandates

Jan 30th 2022, 11:47 AM 30,265 Views 72 Comments

As many as 10,000 protesters are expected at the weekend-long rally condemned by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# canada - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

93 potential graves found at Canada school site
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

93 potential graves found at Canada school site

Jan 26th 2022, 9:14 AM 18,792 Views 9 Comments

Since May, more than 1,000 anonymous graves have been found near former schools run by religious groups.

# canada - Friday 21 January, 2022

Man arrested after four people, including a baby, freeze to death near US-Canada border
# Manitoba
# Manitoba

Man arrested after four people, including a baby, freeze to death near US-Canada border

Jan 21st 2022, 12:04 PM 32,702 Views 3 Comments

The US Department of Justice said the man has been charged with human smuggling.

# canada - Friday 19 November, 2021

Two separate transatlantic flights made emergency stops in Ireland today
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

Two separate transatlantic flights made emergency stops in Ireland today

Nov 19th 2021, 5:47 PM 104,696 Views 27 Comments

One of the planes had engine problems over the Atlantic, while the other had a sick passenger on board

# canada - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Canada death toll set to rise and military helping evacuations as floods ravage Pacific coast
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Canada death toll set to rise and military helping evacuations as floods ravage Pacific coast

Nov 18th 2021, 7:16 AM 14,816 Views 1 Comment

The floods have left one dead and four missing, and forced thousands to flee their homes.

# canada - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Canada makes Covid vaccines mandatory to all staff in House of Commons
# Canada
# Canada

Canada makes Covid vaccines mandatory to all staff in House of Commons

Oct 20th 2021, 7:45 AM 8,531 Views 15 Comments

The new requirement will apply to members of the House and their staff, but also to other workers.

# canada - Monday 18 October, 2021

Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves

Oct 18th 2021, 7:13 AM 6,552 Views 7 Comments

The remains of more than 200 children were uncovered at the British Columbia school in May.

# canada - Monday 27 September, 2021

Two Canadians in prisoner swap released on bail for health reasons, China says
# Canada
# Canada

Two Canadians in prisoner swap released on bail for health reasons, China says

Sep 27th 2021, 3:16 PM 13,852 Views 5 Comments

Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig were detained in December 2019.

# canada - Saturday 25 September, 2021

Canadian pair released from China following US deal with Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou
# China
# China

Canadian pair released from China following US deal with Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou

Sep 25th 2021, 10:42 AM 19,523 Views 39 Comments

The company’s chief financial officer and the daughter of the company’s founder has now left Vancouver.

# canada - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Varadkar refuses to put timeline on CETA Dáil vote but says rejecting it would be 'own goal'
# Trade Deal
# Trade Deal

Varadkar refuses to put timeline on CETA Dáil vote but says rejecting it would be 'own goal'

Sep 22nd 2021, 2:00 PM 17,445 Views 31 Comments

He said that rejecting the deal would send out “the wrong message to the world”

# canada - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Justin Trudeau’s party projected to win most seats in Canada’s election
# Canada
# Canada

Justin Trudeau’s party projected to win most seats in Canada’s election

Sep 21st 2021, 7:04 AM 9,540 Views 11 Comments

It is expected that the incumbent will form a minority government.

# canada - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Justin Trudeau hit by small stones thrown by protesters
# Canada
# Canada

Justin Trudeau hit by small stones thrown by protesters

Sep 7th 2021, 9:41 AM 23,124 Views 25 Comments

The Canadian Prime Minister has faced pushback over his response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# canada - Sunday 15 August, 2021

Trudeau calls election as he seeks to capitalise on vaccination success
# Canada
# Canada

Trudeau calls election as he seeks to capitalise on vaccination success

Aug 15th 2021, 6:36 PM 22,015 Views 55 Comments

Trudeau has called for a vote on 20 September as his Liberal Party rides high in the polls

# canada - Friday 13 August, 2021

Canada to mandate Covid vaccine for government workers amid Delta surge
# Delta Surge
# Delta Surge

Canada to mandate Covid vaccine for government workers amid Delta surge

Aug 13th 2021, 10:24 PM 21,485 Views 60 Comments

A deadline for inoculations for some 300,000 public servants will be announced in the coming weeks.

# canada - Monday 2 August, 2021

'It sucks' - Canada shock USA to reach Olympic women's football final
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

'It sucks' - Canada shock USA to reach Olympic women's football final

Aug 2nd 2021, 12:31 PM 16,464 Views 14 Comments

Defeat ended the Americans’ 36-match unbeaten run against Canada.

# canada - Friday 16 July, 2021

Canada set to reopen to all vaccinated visitors in September
# Travel
# Travel

Canada set to reopen to all vaccinated visitors in September

Jul 16th 2021, 6:59 AM 13,343 Views 9 Comments

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his country is set to reopen to vaccinated Americans next month.

# canada - Saturday 3 July, 2021

Halfpenny injury mars Wales' hammering of Canada
# Halfpenny Cost
From The42
# Halfpenny Cost

Halfpenny injury mars Wales' hammering of Canada

Jul 3rd 2021, 5:48 PM 9,055 Views 0 Comments

The full-back was carted off on his 100th Test.

700 feared dead in Canada as national temperature record of 49.6 degrees is reached
# Canada
# Canada

700 feared dead in Canada as national temperature record of 49.6 degrees is reached

Jul 3rd 2021, 9:13 AM 29,536 Views 12 Comments

Most of the wildfires were caused by lightning strikes.

# canada - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Dozens of deaths may be tied to historic US-Canadian heatwave
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Dozens of deaths may be tied to historic US-Canadian heatwave

Jul 1st 2021, 6:49 AM 10,041 Views 0 Comments

In Vancouver, police have responded to more than 65 sudden deaths since the heatwave began.

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