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  • I am praying for my Conservative brothers tonight!

    11/05/2012 7:20:18 PM PST · by Catholic Canadian · 35 replies
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    Come on my beautiful conservative brothers and sisters! BEST OF LUCK!! I love my American COSERVATIVE brothers and I love America - my neighbours! Vote for Romney Please!!
  • Harper not on climate guest list as U.S. president meets with 19 leaders

    12/18/2009 8:36:16 AM PST · by Catholic Canadian · 13 replies · 738+ views
    The Canadian Press ^ | December 18, 2009 | Steve Rennie
    COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Prime Minister Stephen Harper was left off the guest list for an emergency meeting of world leaders that included U.S. President Barack Obama in the final hours of the Copenhagen climate talks. Obama arrived in the Danish capital Friday morning in the hopes his influence could sway the 193 countries here to get a deal done. Shortly after arriving, the American president headed into a special meeting with 19 other leaders. Among the attendees were Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister...
  • Canada votes alone for Israel

    01/13/2009 9:11:31 AM PST · by Catholic Canadian · 21 replies · 1,030+ views
    The Toronto Star ^ | Jan 13, 2009 | Bruce Campion-Smith
    Canada votes alone for Israel VIDEO: UN chief heads to Mideast Email Story Email story Print Print Text Size Text Size Text Size Choose text size Report Typo Report typo or correction iCopyright License this article AddThis War zone draws odd gathering of tourists In Photos: Gaza fighting Israel, Hamas trade charges of rights abuse Israel steps up Gaza pressure Gaza fated by its geography Gaza map and timeline (PDF) Why Canada backs Israel: Walkom Protesters slam boycott plan In Photos: Faces of war Israel must fight its battles alone Why Israel acted now Bitterlemons Blog: Both side square off...
  • Canadians Call for New Election; Harper Would Win Big Majority

    12/05/2008 12:12:04 PM PST · by Catholic Canadian · 58 replies · 1,377+ views
    Compas ^ | December 5, 2008 | N/A
    December 5, 2008 View / Download complete poll in PDF Canadians Call for New Election; Harper Would Win Big Majority, Sweep Seat-Rich Ontario and Overtake Liberals in Quebec A Canadian Business/COMPAS Poll Canadians Call for an Election Below are highlights from a new Canada-wide, COMPAS Research poll on the recent turmoil in the House of Commons. Permission is granted to publish or broadcast results provided COMPAS Inc. is appropriately cited. For comments or inquiries, please contact COMPAS President Conrad Winn at (416) 598-0310 or on his direct cell at (416) 460-5844. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- By a more than 2:1 margin, Canadians call...
  • Riots in Denmark

    03/06/2008 1:51:41 PM PST · by Catholic Canadian · 57 replies · 315+ views
    http://video.google.ca/videoplay?docid=5650953844559954353&q=Riots+in+Copenhagen&total=105&start=10&num=10&so=0&type=search&plindex=1 Check out this and other footage of rioting in Copenhagen
  • Ad showing 'homosexual' newborn causes stir in Italy

    10/26/2007 9:25:55 AM PDT · by Catholic Canadian · 36 replies · 61+ views
    AFP ^ | October 26, 2007 | N/A
    Wed Oct 24, 1:54 PM ROME (AFP) - An ad campaign to counter discrimination against gays has stirred up passions in Italy, using a poster that shows a newborn with the word "homosexual" written on his wristband. ADVERTISEMENT "Sexual orientation is not a choice," reads the slogan on the poster that was going up all across the central-northern Tuscany region and was published in national newspapers Wednesday. "Using newborns to make people believe that homosexual impulses are an innate characteristic is dishonest and a disgrace," said Christian Democratic lawmaker Luca Volonte. Gay philosopher Gianni Vattimo said the ad was in...
  • 2nd day of summit to bring more protests (PM Harper calls summit protests 'sad')

    08/22/2007 6:58:14 AM PDT · by Catholic Canadian · 1 replies · 232+ views
    Yahoo ^ | Aug. 21, 2007 | N/A
    ue Aug 21, 5:46 AM OTTAWA (CBC) - After a day of protests that Prime Minister Stephen Harper dismissed as "sad," many protesters planned to continue their demonstrations in the Quebec resort town of Montebello on the second and final day of the summit meeting of the three North American leaders on Tuesday. Harper will meet with U.S. President George W. Bush and Mexican President Felipe Calderon for formal trilateral talks Tuesday after one-on-one sessions the previous day. Outside the heavily guarded resort on the banks of the Ottawa River, where the trio was meeting to discuss the Security and...
  • Sweden Boycotts Israel, Embraces Hamas

    04/28/2006 12:12:37 PM PDT · by Catholic Canadian · 79 replies · 5,034+ views
    Arutz Sheva ^ | April 28th, 2006 | Ezra HaLevi
    Sweden is boycotting an international air force exercise in Italy next month due to the fact that Israel’s Air Force will take part. It has also decided to grant entry visas to Hamas members. Though not mentioning the Jewish State by name, Sweden’s Defense Minister Leni Bjorklund said that her country was withdrawing its participating due to the fact that "the Swedish Armed Forces were notified at a late stage that a state not belonging to the Partnership for Peace, and with which Sweden did not previously have bilateral military cooperation, and which does not take part in international peacekeeping...