Métis nations from Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario want direct negotiations with feds

By Global News Posted January 17, 2020 6:00 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Three provincial Métis nations are asking the federal government to negotiate directly with them on issues of…

Feds to avoid selling Trans Mountain pipeline so long as risks remain

The federal government is studying the best options for Indigenous communities to reap economic benefits from the Trans Mountain pipeline but Ottawa is not planning to sell the project while legal and political risks remain. The Supreme Court of Canada…

Could Calgary be banning conversion therapy?

Calgary’s mayor and four city councillors will be asking for a ban on conversion therapy at a city council meeting next week. Conversion therapy is the practice of counselling people in an attempt to change their sexual orientation or gender…

Conscience rights bill, recall legislation likely to die if UCP granted prorogation

Four bills that were introduced when MLAs were still sitting in the legislature will effectively die if Premier Jason Kenney’s government receives approval for its plan to not have the Legislative Assembly reconvene until late February. One of those pieces…