Oct 6, 2015

Ex-premier says Canada PM's policies borderline racist

A former conservative premier of a Canadian province said Monday that Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper is “bad for the country” because some of his policies are borderline racist. Ex-Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Danny Williams urged conservatives not to vote for Harper, who has ...

France routs Canada, nears quarters

Oct 2, 2015

France routs Canada, nears quarters

France closed in on a Rugby World Cup quarterfinal spot after scoring five tries in a 41-18 win against Canada in their Pool D match on Thursday. Veteran lock Pascal Pape scored the fourth try to earn a bonus point, which is likely to ...

Sep 27, 2015

Canada's Quebec to change place names with N-word

Nearly a dozen names of places in Quebec must be changed because they contain words like “nigger” or negro, a commission in the French-speaking Canadian province said Saturday. “Even if the words ‘nigger’ or ‘negre’ are of ancient usage, they can undermine the dignity ...