Poilievre leads march of convoy protesters beside man with far-right extremist ties – National

Poilievre leads march of convoy protesters beside man with far-right extremist ties – National

WARNING: Story contains strong language. Discretion is advised. The day before Canada Day, Conservative leadership candidate Pierre Poilievre strutted down an Ottawa street with a crowd of red and white adorned supporters trailing behind him. Alongside him, helping to lead the crowd of protesters who were pushing for a permanent end to vaccine mandates, was … Read more

‘I’m very worried’: Former Tory Senate leader on Poilievre, convoys and the party’s future – National

‘I’m very worried’: Former Tory Senate leader on Poilievre, convoys and the party’s future – National

A former Conservative Senate leader is expressing concern about the direction Pierre Poilievre is taking the party, worrying the Tories might be reaching the point of “fracturing beyond repair.” In an exclusive interview with The West Block‘s Mercedes Stephenson, Marjory LeBreton said Conservative leadership candidates jumping on the “grievance brigade” is doing a “disservice” not … Read more

Pierre Poilievre’s team claims record party memberships sales

Pierre Poilievre’s team claims record party memberships sales

OTTAWA—From its earliest days, Pierre Poilievre’s bid for leadership of the Conservative party was being called a movement by those in his inner circle. And now, it appears that movement has smashed records for sales in the Conservative party and outpaced even what the Liberals sold in the race that crowned Justin Trudeau. Poilievre’s campaign … Read more

Conservatives told to stay quiet on leaked US Supreme Court abortion draft decision – National

Conservatives told to stay quiet on leaked US Supreme Court abortion draft decision – National

The Conservative Party is attempting to keep its MPs quiet on a leaked US Supreme Court decision regarding Roe v. Wade that would overturn abortion rights in that country. In a memo to Conservative MPs, interim leader Candice Bergen’s office instructed MPs that the party would not comment on the leaked court decision that has … Read more

Bitcoin investors tend to have low financial literacy, according to BoC research

Bitcoin investors tend to have low financial literacy, according to BoC research

Based on a series of surveys, central bank researchers found that around 5 per cent of Canadians owned bitcoin between 2018 and 2020.Andrew Vaughan/The Canadian Press Canadian bitcoin owners tend to have low levels of financial literacy while being exposed to elevated levels of financial risk, according to new Bank of Canada research. Based on … Read more

Pierre Poilievre draws huge crowds amid Conservative party leadership race – National

Pierre Poilievre draws huge crowds amid Conservative party leadership race – National

With 10 days left for candidates to enter the Conservative party leadership race –and 20 before $300,000 worth in fees are due– what’s capturing the attention of those watching as of late are the crowds. More specifically, who’s drawing them in and who isn’t. Pierre Poilievre would fall into the first category, as the longtime … Read more