The NDP has outlined a plan to scrap "dangerous provisions" from Bill C-51. The amendments include: restoring the position of CSIS Inspector General, regular reports to the House by the Security Intelligence Review Committee and stronger privacy protections throughout the bill.
What do you think of the NDP's plan to amend Bill C-51?
The Harper government will present a motion in the House of Commons next week to extend the current military mission in Iraq.
It was revealed by Defence Minister Jason Kenney that Canada's military mission in Iraq has so far cost $122 million.
What do you think of Harper's plan to extend the mission in Iraq?
This Saturday March 14 is the Day of Action against Bill C-51, the anti-terrorism act, and over 50 communities in Canada will be holding protests.
What do your friends and family think about Bill C-51?
Canada's Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien issued his critique on the Harper government's Bill C-51 and he did not mince words.
What is your reaction to the Privacy Commissioner's critique of Bill C-51?
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau outlined his party's economic platform heading into the 2015 federal election.
Should his party assume government, the Liberals' five main economic points will be: infrastructure, post-secondary education, exports, entrepreneurship and investment in research and science.
What do you think of the Liberals' economic platform going into the federal election?
The B.C. Liberals introduced their provincial budget this week, further chronicling their practice of "balancing" the budget at the expense of those who can least afford it.
What is the most shocking aspect of the B.C. Liberal budget?
Sun News Network announced on Thursday that it would be shutting down Friday February 13.
The network employed 200 people, most infamously, media personality Ezra Levant. It was often dubbed "Fox News North" because of its heavy right-wing tilt.
What do you think about the Sun News Network shutdown?
To the surpise of many (including possibly Stephen Harper) Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird resigned.
There has been a great deal of speculation about why Baird left the Conservatives so close to election time.
So, why do you think John Baird resigned?
The Harper government has tabled its terrorism legislation, C-51, the "Anti-Terrorism Act."
It includes a new offence: knowingly "advocating" commission of terrorism offences "in general," and expands CSIS powers beyond surveillance into the power to act.
What is your first reaction to this new bill?
The Bank of Canada announced this week that it was lowering its trend-signalling interest rate from 1.0 per cent, where it had been pegged since 2010, to 0.75 per cent.
What do you think about this decision?