Babies coming this spring: A few Hill regulars are pregnant, including Kenzie Potter, left, principal secretary to Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer; The Canadian Press' Kristy Kirkup; and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's director of communications Kate Purchase. The Hill Times file photographs
The lndependent Senators Group has pared down its coordinating committee for now, but also set up a seven-person advisory team for its negotiations with the other Senate caucuses on committee seats.
Elise Maiolino wrote a piece published in the Canadian Review of Sociology last year that dissected Justin Trudeau's 2012 charity boxing match against Senator Patrick Brazeau and chronicled Mr. Trudeau's 'transition from ‘precariously masculine’ to ‘sufficiently masculine’ and how that transformed his suitability to lead the Liberal Party of Canada.
Historian Paul Litt dives into Trudeaumania and comes up with fresh, new perspectives.
Alex Marland talks about his book Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in the Age of Message Control.
And Taiwan celebrates with a packed party at the Chateau Laurier.
Our world is rapidly changing, and Canada needs to keep up. Join The Walrus Talks and Concordia for The Walrus Talks Disruption, happening at the National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin St., on Oct. 24, 7-9 p.m. Seven speakers—including CBC radio host Terry O'Reilly, writer Lisa Charleyboy, and more—will discuss changes in health care, technology, industry, media, and more. Full event details and tickets are available online at thewalrus.ca/events.
Join university presidents, students, and researchers from across Canada for a fun fall gathering in the spirit of a campus homecoming celebration. Tuesday, Oct. 24. 6:30 p.m. Riviera, 62 Sparks St. By invitation only. For inquiries, please contact email@example.com or 613-563-3961 (226).
The bank is expected to make its latest interest rate announcement as well as publish its quarterly Monetary Policy Report. 10 a.m.
On Oct. 25, Statistics Canada will release data from the 2016 census on immigration and ethnocultural diversity, housing, and Aboriginal peoples.