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Canadian Media Brand Opposition Leader Scheer A Racist No Matter What He Says

On Tuesday, in a banquet hall in North York, Andrew Scheer used a speech on immigration policy to do something no other leader of a mainstream party will have to do during this election cycle: stand in front of the TV cameras and assure the country his party isn’t racist.

Controversial right-winger Marine Le Pen surges in polls and is now twice as popular as France’s President Hollande

Far right French nationalist politician Marine Le Pen has stormed ahead of President Hollande in latest figures revealed by a poll measuring voting intentions ahead of next year’s presidential elections.

Rex Murphy: The Liberal government does not have the right to unilaterally change our voting system

Neither this government, nor any other, has the moral right to change the electoral process without prior consultation through a referendum approved by the voters. As it is, after all, the people whose sovereign power of election is the essence of any democratic system.