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FeatureBY BEATRICE PAEZ | September 27, 2021
Desmond Cole: 'That responsibility falls to our media, and to our political class, who are overwhelmingly white, and who insist on devaluing Black life in Canada, by telling activist Black people that we don’t have a cause. That we’re being too loud. That we’re emulating what we see in the United States, but that it’s not really happening here.' The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
FeatureBY BEATRICE PAEZ | September 27, 2021
FeatureBY BEATRICE PAEZ | September 27, 2021
Desmond Cole: 'That responsibility falls to our media, and to our political class, who are overwhelmingly white, and who insist on devaluing Black life in Canada, by telling activist Black people that we don’t have a cause. That we’re being too loud. That we’re emulating what we see in the United States, but that it’s not really happening here.' The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pushed back against suggestions from Conservatives that the government's legal filing in the dispute over the fate of the Line 5 pipeline represented an admission that its lobbying of the Biden administration had failed. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pushed back against suggestions from Conservatives that the government's legal filing in the dispute over the fate of the Line 5 pipeline represented an admission that its lobbying of the Biden administration had failed. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 11, 2021
Lt.-Gen. Jennie Carignan, pictured May 11, 2021, says she will be ‘working very closely’ with former Supreme Court justice Louise Arbour, assigned to review the military's handling of complaints, to ensure that her recommendations are adopted even before her yearlong study is finished. Screen capture via ParlVu
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 11, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 11, 2021
Lt.-Gen. Jennie Carignan, pictured May 11, 2021, says she will be ‘working very closely’ with former Supreme Court justice Louise Arbour, assigned to review the military's handling of complaints, to ensure that her recommendations are adopted even before her yearlong study is finished. Screen capture via ParlVu
Justice Minister David Lametti and Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault are being asked to testify on the Bill C-10 this week, as the Heritage Committee pauses its clause-by-clause study of the legislation. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Justice Minister David Lametti and Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault are being asked to testify on the Bill C-10 this week, as the Heritage Committee pauses its clause-by-clause study of the legislation. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Health Minister Patty Hajdu, pictured with Dr. Theresa Tam, says Canadians should take the first vaccine that is available to them as buyer's remorse sets in for some AstraZeneca recipients. Ms. Hajdu herself received an AstraZeneca jab late last month when she became eligible. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Health Minister Patty Hajdu, pictured with Dr. Theresa Tam, says Canadians should take the first vaccine that is available to them as buyer's remorse sets in for some AstraZeneca recipients. Ms. Hajdu herself received an AstraZeneca jab late last month when she became eligible. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 7, 2021
Chief of staff to the prime minister Katie Telford, pictured May 7, 2021, says she 'was troubled' that the probe couldn't move forward without more information. Screen capture via ParlVu
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 7, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 7, 2021
Chief of staff to the prime minister Katie Telford, pictured May 7, 2021, says she 'was troubled' that the probe couldn't move forward without more information. Screen capture via ParlVu
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's chief of staff Katie Telford has agreed to testify before the Defence Committee over the government's handling of a misconduct allegation against now-former chief of defence staff Gen. Jonathan Vance. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's chief of staff Katie Telford has agreed to testify before the Defence Committee over the government's handling of a misconduct allegation against now-former chief of defence staff Gen. Jonathan Vance. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 6, 2021
The parties of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet, New Democrat Leader Jagmeet Singh, and Green Leader Annamie Paul all saw an increase in money raised in the first few months of 2021 compared to the same period year prior. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 6, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 6, 2021
The parties of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet, New Democrat Leader Jagmeet Singh, and Green Leader Annamie Paul all saw an increase in money raised in the first few months of 2021 compared to the same period year prior. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 4, 2021
International Trade Minister Mary Ng received a letter from environmental groups calling on her to align Export Development Canada's mandate with the government's climate ambitions to reduce dependency on fossil fuel, both internationally and domestically. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 4, 2021
Opinion | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | May 4, 2021
International Trade Minister Mary Ng received a letter from environmental groups calling on her to align Export Development Canada's mandate with the government's climate ambitions to reduce dependency on fossil fuel, both internationally and domestically. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the government has tapped former Supreme Court justice Louise Arbour to oversee the review of the military's handling of sexual misconduct. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the government has tapped former Supreme Court justice Louise Arbour to oversee the review of the military's handling of sexual misconduct. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 29, 2021
Census Day kicks off May 3, the day when more than 15 million households will start to receive a yellow envelope to take survey. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 29, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 29, 2021
Census Day kicks off May 3, the day when more than 15 million households will start to receive a yellow envelope to take survey. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured April 27, 2021, says the government is sending $10-million to the Canadian Red Cross' counterpart in India as the country grapples with the explosive spread of the coronavirus. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured April 27, 2021, says the government is sending $10-million to the Canadian Red Cross' counterpart in India as the country grapples with the explosive spread of the coronavirus. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been among those pressing U.S. President Joe Biden to share the stockpile of AstraZeneca doses with countries like Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade, Flickr photograph by JLHervàs
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been among those pressing U.S. President Joe Biden to share the stockpile of AstraZeneca doses with countries like Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade, Flickr photograph by JLHervàs
Procurement Minister Anita Anand says she's been working the phones with her U.S. counterparts about sending more AstraZeneca doses to Canada. U.S. regulatory authorities have yet to approve that vaccine, but have a stockpile ready for use. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Procurement Minister Anita Anand says she's been working the phones with her U.S. counterparts about sending more AstraZeneca doses to Canada. U.S. regulatory authorities have yet to approve that vaccine, but have a stockpile ready for use. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 23, 2021
Former PMO aide Elder Marques, pictured April 23, says the prime minister couldn’t have gotten involved in overseeing follow-through on an investigation, even if he had known about the allegations. Screen capture via CPAC
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 23, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 23, 2021
Former PMO aide Elder Marques, pictured April 23, says the prime minister couldn’t have gotten involved in overseeing follow-through on an investigation, even if he had known about the allegations. Screen capture via CPAC
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 21, 2021
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be joining 39 other leaders, including China’s Xi Jinping, who represent the world’s largest emitters at the U.S.-hosted summit, which starts Thursday. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 21, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 21, 2021
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be joining 39 other leaders, including China’s Xi Jinping, who represent the world’s largest emitters at the U.S.-hosted summit, which starts Thursday. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured April 19, and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland hold a copy of their 2021 budget, which calls for $101.4-billion in new funding over three years. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured April 19, and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland hold a copy of their 2021 budget, which calls for $101.4-billion in new funding over three years. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
'After 50 years of talking about it and fighting for it, we’re finally going to get it done,' says Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland of the feds' plan to establish a national child-care system. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
'After 50 years of talking about it and fighting for it, we’re finally going to get it done,' says Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland of the feds' plan to establish a national child-care system. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 16, 2021
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has expressed ambivalence around the use of vaccine passports, saying they raise concerns around 'equity.' The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 16, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 16, 2021
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has expressed ambivalence around the use of vaccine passports, saying they raise concerns around 'equity.' The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole unveiled a climate proposal that calls for a substantially lower price on carbon at $20 per tonne, which would rise to $50 per tonne by 2030. The Liberals have set theirs to gradually increase each year, eventually reaching $170 per tonne by 2030. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole unveiled a climate proposal that calls for a substantially lower price on carbon at $20 per tonne, which would rise to $50 per tonne by 2030. The Liberals have set theirs to gradually increase each year, eventually reaching $170 per tonne by 2030. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 15, 2021
Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan's office disputes the addition of the feds' wage subsidy to the group's tally of subsidies to the oil and gas sector. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 15, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 15, 2021
Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan's office disputes the addition of the feds' wage subsidy to the group's tally of subsidies to the oil and gas sector. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 10, 2021
Associate Finance Minister Mona Fortier served as co-chair of the Liberals' 2021 policy convention. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 10, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 10, 2021
Associate Finance Minister Mona Fortier served as co-chair of the Liberals' 2021 policy convention. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 9, 2021
Liberal MP Greg Fergus, Social Development Minister Ahmed Hussen, Justice Minister David Lametti, and Trade Minister Mary Ng were part of a panel discussion April 9 on systemic racism at the Liberal Party convention. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 9, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 9, 2021
Liberal MP Greg Fergus, Social Development Minister Ahmed Hussen, Justice Minister David Lametti, and Trade Minister Mary Ng were part of a panel discussion April 9 on systemic racism at the Liberal Party convention. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 8, 2021
Alexandra Morton says she has wanted to leave the fight behind ages ago, but is unable to extricate herself. 'When you look at this planet, and you're in a position where I am, where I know so much, I just really can't let it go,' she says. Photograph courtesy of Penguin Random House/Sea Shepherd
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 8, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | April 8, 2021
Alexandra Morton says she has wanted to leave the fight behind ages ago, but is unable to extricate herself. 'When you look at this planet, and you're in a position where I am, where I know so much, I just really can't let it go,' she says. Photograph courtesy of Penguin Random House/Sea Shepherd
The Kielburger brothers Marc and Craig are due for another round with MPs. The House Ethics Committee has been holding hearings on lobbying in the pandemic in the wake of the scandal over the beleaguered organization's ties to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his family. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
The Kielburger brothers Marc and Craig are due for another round with MPs. The House Ethics Committee has been holding hearings on lobbying in the pandemic in the wake of the scandal over the beleaguered organization's ties to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his family. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is poised to testify before a parliamentary committee that's probing allegations into sexual misconduct facing two of the military's most senior members. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is poised to testify before a parliamentary committee that's probing allegations into sexual misconduct facing two of the military's most senior members. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 11, 2021
Procurement Minister Anita Anand is in charge of brokering deals with pharmaceutical companies for COVID-19 vaccines and other pandemic supplies. She has defended Canada's procurement approach, saying Canada wanted to hedge its bets in locking in a variety of deals. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 11, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 11, 2021
Procurement Minister Anita Anand is in charge of brokering deals with pharmaceutical companies for COVID-19 vaccines and other pandemic supplies. She has defended Canada's procurement approach, saying Canada wanted to hedge its bets in locking in a variety of deals. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 10, 2021
Corey Hurren, right, said he wanted to register his discontentment with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, over lockdown measures and the ban on certain assault-style firearms. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade, photograph courtesy of LinkedIn
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 10, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 10, 2021
Corey Hurren, right, said he wanted to register his discontentment with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, over lockdown measures and the ban on certain assault-style firearms. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade, photograph courtesy of LinkedIn
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 9, 2021
There will be fewer reporters scrumming Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured in February 2020, after HuffPost Canada unveiled on March 9 that it is closing operations. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 9, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 9, 2021
There will be fewer reporters scrumming Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured in February 2020, after HuffPost Canada unveiled on March 9 that it is closing operations. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 8, 2021
The House has agreed to hold hybrid sittings until at least the end of June. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 8, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 8, 2021
The House has agreed to hold hybrid sittings until at least the end of June. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Dr. Howard Njoo, deputy public health officer, says the vaccine advisory panel's guidance is not expected to 'mirror,' but 'complement' Health Canada's regulatory decisions. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Dr. Howard Njoo, deputy public health officer, says the vaccine advisory panel's guidance is not expected to 'mirror,' but 'complement' Health Canada's regulatory decisions. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 4, 2021
NDP MP Daniel Blaikie, pictured in March 2019, says it's still unclear whether the NDP will push for an amendment to Bill C-19. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 4, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 4, 2021
NDP MP Daniel Blaikie, pictured in March 2019, says it's still unclear whether the NDP will push for an amendment to Bill C-19. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
The allegations against retired chief of defence staff Jonathan Vance will be the subject of the latest Defence Committee meeting on Wednesday, with members poised to hear from the former military ombudsman. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
The allegations against retired chief of defence staff Jonathan Vance will be the subject of the latest Defence Committee meeting on Wednesday, with members poised to hear from the former military ombudsman. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 2, 2021
Dr. Howard Njoo, Canada's deputy public health officer, says it's up to the provinces and territories to decide how to set their vaccination plans based on their context. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 2, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | March 2, 2021
Dr. Howard Njoo, Canada's deputy public health officer, says it's up to the provinces and territories to decide how to set their vaccination plans based on their context. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, pictured at a 2014 investment forum in Russia, is due back in court. Photograph courtesy of the Kremlin
Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, pictured at a 2014 investment forum in Russia, is due back in court. Photograph courtesy of the Kremlin
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 26, 2021
Dr. Supriya Sharma, chief medical adviser with Health Canada, pictured in December 2020, cautions against placing too much emphasis on the efficacy rate of the AstraZeneca vaccine. She says a key metric of a vaccine's benefits is whether it reduces or eliminates the likelihood of hospitalization and death due to the virus. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 26, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 26, 2021
Dr. Supriya Sharma, chief medical adviser with Health Canada, pictured in December 2020, cautions against placing too much emphasis on the efficacy rate of the AstraZeneca vaccine. She says a key metric of a vaccine's benefits is whether it reduces or eliminates the likelihood of hospitalization and death due to the virus. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 25, 2021
Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller conceded in December 2020 the government would not be able to reach its March 2021 deadline for lifting all long-term boil-water advisories. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 25, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 25, 2021
Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller conceded in December 2020 the government would not be able to reach its March 2021 deadline for lifting all long-term boil-water advisories. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 24, 2021
Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan, Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne, Transport Minister Omar Alghabra, former innovation minister Navdeep Bains, and Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson topped the list of most lobbied ministers in January. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 24, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 24, 2021
Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan, Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne, Transport Minister Omar Alghabra, former innovation minister Navdeep Bains, and Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson topped the list of most lobbied ministers in January. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 23, 2021
The prosecution says the actions of Corey Hurren, who rammed his truck through the gates of Rideau Hall, 'were far from benign.' Screenshot courtesy of CTV News
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 23, 2021
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | February 23, 2021
The prosecution says the actions of Corey Hurren, who rammed his truck through the gates of Rideau Hall, 'were far from benign.' Screenshot courtesy of CTV News
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and then-U.S. vice-president Joe Biden attend a lunch in Ottawa in December 2016. The two are scheduled to hold their first bilateral meeting virtually Tuesday. The Hill Times file photograph
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and then-U.S. vice-president Joe Biden attend a lunch in Ottawa in December 2016. The two are scheduled to hold their first bilateral meeting virtually Tuesday. The Hill Times file photograph
News | BY BEATRICE PAEZ | January 29, 2021
Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault's team is responsible for drafting legislation aimed at 'combatting hate groups and online hate and harassment,' according to his mandate letter. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade