A new study has found that the controversial and short-lived vaccine passports introduced by the provinces in 2021 to boost vaccination coverage only increased the total percentage of people with a first-dose by less than one percentage point in Ontario and Quebec.
The prospect of a regional war in the Middle East is looming large in the minds of global leaders as Israel readies tens of thousands of soldiers to invade the Gaza Strip and dismantle the leadership of Hamas in the wake of deadly terrorist attacks carried out by the group last weekend.
Israel needs to achieve an “unequivocal victory” over Hamas in the Gaza Strip in the wake of a deadly surprise attack by Hamas terrorists on Saturday, said Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times columnist Bret Stephens, in an exclusive interview with The Hub.
Researchers in the United States noticed a strange phenomenon in the early days of the pandemic when house prices and used car prices started to skyrocket.
Some experts also worry about the effect that increasing dependence on the government will have on the quality of news and the trust of readers, which is already in decline.
A new political party arrived on the scene on Wednesday promising a move away from “extreme positions.” But Conservatives aren’t shaking in their boots about losing votes to the new party, insiders and strategists say.
Like Canada’s public servants, and many other white collar employees, members of Parliament got a taste of remote work and decided they liked it.
The U.S. hasn’t raised the issue publicly since last year and, although the United States Embassy in Ottawa has expressed specific concerns about the government’s online streaming bill, it would only say that it was monitoring the impact of the online news legislation.
There is a temptation among reporters to see any kind of pushback or criticism as an assault on our role in the democratic process. We should be careful about that.
A new report makes the case that Sweden has come out of the pandemic in better overall shape than almost all of Europe.