Trudeau Liberals

Revised Broadcast Bill Excludes Social Media From CRTC Regulation

The Trudeau government's Bill C-10 died a slow death last spring, as federal lawmakers went on summer break ahead of the election, but not before stirring up controversy over possible infringement of Canadian free speech rights. Bill C-10 was originally proposed in the fall of 2020 as an amendment to the Broadcasting Act, designed to...

Trudeau Liberals 10% Luxury Tax Would Apply to Tesla Model S, Model X

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the Liberal Party’s full platform today, which includes a new tax aimed at luxury goods. According to the Liberal platform document, it says if re-elected, the party will "introduce a new 10 per cent tax on luxury cars, boats, and personal aircraft over $100,000." Electric cars from Tesla, including the...

Amazon, Netflix Meetings with Trudeau Liberals Raise Ethical Concerns

Citing its French-language arm Radio-Canada, a new report by CBC News claims that Amazon, Google and Microsoft have made over 100 registered contacts with influential members of Canada's Liberal government over the past 12 months, which has raised ethical issues in light of the government's controversial agreement with Netflix. Radio-Canada pored over the federal lobby registry and found Amazon...