Trudeau Plans On Sending Canadian Troops To Africa

Justin Trudeau's Liberal government is planning on sending Canadian troops on a 'peacekeeping' mission to Mali. France also has troops in the region that are engaged in a separate mission.
 Justin Trudeau's Liberal government is now planning on sending Canadian troops on a 'peacekeeping' mission to Mali. Trudeau hasn't yet specified where they will be located, but h… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/trudeau-plans-sending-canadian-troops-africa/

Liberal Government Fights Back Against Calls From NDP For Immediate Decriminalization Of Cannabis

The NDP made the move this week to introduce an opposition day motion that called on the House of Commons to end the charade and decriminalize cannabis. Unsurprisingly, the Liberal government (that campaigned heavily around legalization) doesn't agree tha…
The NDP is looking to get cannabis decriminalized before the government gets its legalization market in place. Many feel that more criminal records shouldn't be assigned for someth… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/liberal-government-fights-back-against-calls-ndp-immediate-decriminalization-cannabis/

Lawsuit Launched to Try And Block Canadian-Saudi Arms Deal

A lawsuit has been launched by University of Montreal professor Daniel Turp that is seeking to block the arms deal and see that the weapons are blocked from being sent to Saudi Arabia.
When it comes to foreign policy, the new boss in Canada looks a lot like the old boss. Trudeau carried on with the controversial initiative to send billions in arms to Saudi Arabia… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/lawsuit-launched-try-and-block-canadian-saudi-arms-deal/

Fostering Compliance And Obedience: The Consequence of Mass Surveillance

According to a recent study which was published in Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, it was found that knowledge of government surveillance has the ability to cause people to self-censor their dissenting opinions online.
It wasn't until the Edward Snowden leaks in 2013, that the world finally had a confirmation about the mass surveillance that the United States was conducting. Thanks to the leaked … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/consequence-mass-surveillance/

Justice Isn't Affordable For All Canadians

There is a growing issue in Canada with middle class citizens who aren't able to access legal aid.Average rates for lawyer services run upwards of $300 per hour and for those who cannot afford it are left with having to represent themselves.
There is a growing issue in Canada with middle class citizens who aren't able to access legal aid and who are being forced to represent themselves in court. Average rates for lawye… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/justice-isnt-affordable-all-canadians/

Never mind those unjust wars, the Defense Department wants more toys

The military is dedicated to spending millions on looking for emerging and breakthrough technologies, and they want to build direct relationships along the way.
It's no secret that the military has long been interested in attracting talented scientists and engineers, and it looks like now the Defense Department is successfully improving it… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/never-mind-those-unjust-wars-defense-department-wants-more-toys/

Finance Report Confirms: Officials Are Good At Wasting Money

The financial audit has taken roughly two years to complete, examining expense claims stemming from 2011 to 2013 regarding 116 different senators; it will end up costing taxpayers over $23 million.
Auditor General Michael Ferguson has been busy with his ongoing report (investigation) into the Senate's spending habits for awhile now. The financial audit has taken roughly two … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/finance-report-confirms-officials-are-good-wasting-money/

Power Grab: Border Deal Expands Agent Jurisdiction

Today the US/Canada unveiled a new border deal that will give their customs agents more jurisdiction to travel freely between the two countries in order to conduct and carry-out their occupational duties.
 A new Canada-U.S. border deal that was just unveiled today, will now enable customs agents to travel freely back-and-forth between the two countries when conducting their investi… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/power-grab-border-deal-expands-agent-jurisdiction/

Bullying Citizens: If You're Not With Us Then You're With The Terrorists

Recently Conservative MP Lawrence Toet sent out some controversial survey's to his constituents, he represents the Elmwood-Transcona riding in Winnipeg.
 Recently Conservative MP Lawrence Toet sent out some controversial survey's to many of his constituents, he represents the Elmwood-Transcona riding in Winnipeg. The mailout had a… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/bullying-citizens-if-youre-not-us-then-youre-terrorists/

Fighting For Liberty: Tackling Bill C51

Dozens of rallies are planned across the nation on March 14th to fight against bill c51.
 There are already dozens of rallies that are scheduled for tomorrow, March 14th, to take place all across Canada. Thousands of people plan to get out onto the streets and to voic… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/fighting-liberty-tackling-bill-c51/

Lynch Mob Breaks Into Indian Prison To Seek Their Own Justice

A lynch mob consisting of about 8000 angry citizens broke into the Central Jail in Dimapur, Nagaland, on March 5th, and proceeded to attack and kill an alleged rapist by the name of Syed Sarif Khan.
 On March 5th, a mob consisting of about 8000 angry citizens broke into the Central Jail in Dimapur, Nagaland, and proceeded to release a prisoner by the name of Syed Sarif Khan.… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/lynch-mob-breaks-indian-prison-seek-their-own-justice/

Take It To Court: Quebec Man Challenges Cellphone Search at Border

One Quebec man has challenged the authority of border agents to demand that you hand-over the password to your cellphone.
Are Canadians allowed to refuse to give their cellphone password to border agents if they demand you give it to them? That's a question that that hasn't yet been tested by Canadia… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/take-it-court-quebec-man-challenges-cellphone-search-border/

Harper Administration Creating More Problems With “Life Means Life” Bill

The Harper administration continues with their unreasonable approach to crime, now introducing their 'life means life' bill.
 Crime has been in a downward trend in many areas now for over a decade in Canada, aside from some reports of offenses going up last year with those related to extortion, child po… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/harper-administration-creating-more-problems-life-means-life-bill/

CBC Drama & The TV Ad That Canadian Media Won't Air

Things continue to heat-up for the CBC and the Harper administration, now that the FCB has come out condemning various stations for not running their anti-Harper ad.
 The Friends of Canadian Broadcasting (FCB) have publicly lashed-out at various broadcasting companies for neglecting to air their ad that they recently produced which criticizes … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/cbc-drama-tv-ad-canadian-media-wont-air/

David Carr's Last Interview Was With The Citizenfour Team

Before his death last week, well-known New York Times columnist David Carr sat down with the Citizenfour team, Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, and Laura Poitras, to discuss the documentary, spying, and more.
 New York Times columnist David Carr's last interview was with Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, and Laura Poitras, to discuss the issue of security and particularly their documen… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/david-carrs-last-interview-was-citizenfour-team/

Ralph Nader's Response To Harper's Fear-Mongering

Ralph Nader recently penned a response to the fear-mongering efforts of Prime Minister Stephen Harper. In his critique, Nader: Will Canadians Fall Prey To A Politics of Fear, the political activist sheds light on the controversy and dangers surrounding th…
 Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been in overdrive recently with his fear-mongering of the Islamic State and growing threat of ISIS throughout the Middle East. Harper never miss… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/ralph-naders-response-harpers-fear-mongering/

Canadian Defence Minister Has No Problem With Eroding Canadian Values

The list of Bill C-51 critics continues to grow, it now includes several former Canadian Prime Ministers and other security and law professionals.
 This week, Defence Minister Jason Kenney came out warning Canadians that more jihadist terrorist attacks might be likely committed in the future and for this reason he supports t… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/canadian-defence-minister-has-no-problem-eroding-canadian-values/

Harper Funneling Millions Into World's Most Expensive Ghost-chase

Under Harper's Conservative reign thus far, he has already allocated at least $122 million toward Canada's involvement fighting the threat of ISIS (terrorism) in Iraq.
   When were the Canadian people asked by those who represent them, if they wanted to further participate in any wars or military conflict overseas? Under Harper's Conservativ… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/harper-funneling-millions-worlds-most-expensive-ghost-chase/

Vancouver Police Officer Wants To Be Recorded For Accountability

While covering the #shutdowncanada protest Dan Dicks of Press For Truth spoke with a Vancouver police officer who is in favor of being recorded for the purposes of transparency and accountability.
While covering the #shutdowncanada protest (video coming soon) Dan Dicks of Press For Truth spoke with a Vancouver police officer who is in favor of being recorded for the purpose… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/vancouver-police-officer-wants-be-recorded-accountability/

Bill C-51: The Government's Phishing Expedition Against Canadian Citizens

Ed Broadbent, former leader of the federal NDP and former president of Rights and Democracy, along with Roy Romanow, the former premier of Saskatchewan recently wrote a join letter to warn Canadians against Bill C-51.
  Ed Broadbent, former leader of the federal NDP and former president of Rights and Democracy, along with Roy Romanow, the former premier of Saskatchewan who also previously se… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/bill-c-51-governments-phishing-expedition-against-canadian-citizens/

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