COMMENTARY: Vitriol not enough to fuel Alberta separation

Who doesn’t remember being a teenager wanting to move out of their parents’ house? The thought of being on your own, independent of the rule makers and basking in the glow of being an adult is enough to make young…

New Alberta separation group meets in Calgary: ‘It’s time to take control’

Peter Downing is on a tour of Alberta, drumming up support for the province to leave the country. On Saturday, the founder of Wexit Alberta told people gathered in Calgary that it’s not just a Liberal federal government issue; but…

Jason Kenney takes direct aim at Justin Trudeau ahead of fall federal election

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is taking aim at Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ahead of this fall’s federal election. Kenney, a former federal Conservative cabinet minister, took to Twitter over the weekend to say the people of his province have been…

Kenney falsely accuses federal Liberals for $2.5M grant to attack energy industry in deleted tweet

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney took to Twitter on Wednesday, accusing the federal Liberal government of approving a $2.5-million grant to a “left wing special interest group.” However, the funding was granted to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)…

Anti-federal Liberal billboards in Edmonton purchased by Saskatchewan group

Billboards have gone up in Edmonton, Calgary and Regina discouraging people from voting for local Liberal Members of Parliament. The signs say: “send Trudeau a message. Vote out Amarjeet Sohi.” Similar ones name Edmonton Centre MP Randy Boissonnault and Minister…