Foreign affairs minister wants a new 'framework' on Canada-China relations

Canada can no longer do business as usual with China. That's the new foreign minister's take, exactly one year after the arrest of Huawei's Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver. In an exclusive interview with Radio-Canada, François-Philippe Champagne said he recognizes that the situation is serious. "I think we have arrived at a critical moment, strategically, where my role is t [...]

14 December 2019

The Politics of Faith: Does a leader’s personal religious practice hurt or help with voters? It depends

November 28, 2019 – The role of faith in Canadian society remains part of an ongoing and unresolved debate. In a country that enshrines freedom of religion in its constitution, but whose populace is increasingly less likely to identify as formally religious, how much does a political leader’s own faith help or hinder them? These are among the questions Canadians themselves are grappli [...]

14 December 2019

Group of premiers band together to develop nuclear reactor technology

The premiers of Ontario, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick have committed to collaborate on developing nuclear reactor technology in Canada.  Doug Ford, Scott Moe and Blaine Higgs made the announcement and signed a memorandum of understanding on Sunday in advance of a meeting of all the premiers.  They will be working on the research, development and building of small modu [...]

14 December 2019

Report: Soy-containing products contain “alarming” levels of phytoestrogens

(Natural News) Many people start eating a lot of soy products when they’re trying to cut their intake of animal-based foods like meat and cow’s milk. We’ve heard a lot about the benefits of a plant-based diet, but when it comes to soy, studies show that great caution is needed. In addition to the fact that much of the soy grown in the U.S. is genetically modified, researchers [...]

26 November 2019

Elizabeth Warren’s $52 trillion “Medicare for All” health care plan would push tax rates above 100% for some

(Natural News) According to presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren, Americans don’t really need to worry about who’s going to pay for her $52 trillion “Medicare for All” health care proposal because it will only affect a small handful of very rich people. But there’s a bit more to the story than that. The truth is that Warren’s plan would spike the federal tax rate on some billion [...]

26 November 2019

How do you use kudzu in a survival situation?

(Natural News) Kudzu, also known as Japanese arrowroot, is a legume that produces hearty vines and biomass. This plant was exported from Japan in 1876 and was considered an ornamental plant, but was later heavily planted to help stop soil erosion. Kudzu is also a great survival plant. (h/t to Survivopedia.com) Biofuel Kudzu produces more fuel per acre than corn, which tends to take [...]

26 November 2019

10 Possible causes of dizziness and how to address them

(Natural News) Dizziness is a common term used to describe feelings of lightheadedness, wooziness, and unsteadiness. It can also refer to the false sense that you or your surroundings are spinning or moving. People who are suffering from recurring or severe dizziness know how much of an unpleasant experience it is and how it can interfere with daily life. Wrappi [...]

26 November 2019

Heart-healthy cooking: Which oils are best for frying?

(Natural News) Frying is often considered an unhealthy way to prepare and cook food. Some types of oils are packed with trans fat, which can increase “bad” cholesterol, also known as LDL, as well as increase inflammation. These, in turn, can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and stroke. But this doesn’t mean that frying can’t be healthy; it [...]

26 November 2019

Unfreedom of the Press

(Natural News) This week, thirty media and tech companies announced they’re partnering behind a new national campaign “Protect Press Freedom.” But conservative commentator and author Mark Levin argues the modern mass media does not favor of a free press. His new book is called: Unfreedom of the Press. (Article republished from FullMeasure.news) Sharyl: You wrote “the American f [...]

26 November 2019

Analysis finds that pharmaceutical drugs are destroying the environment – where are all the environmental activists?

(Natural News) If you’re reading this and are the type of person who desperately wants to save the planet from a “climate catastrophe,” listen up: One of the biggest polluters in the world today is the pharmaceutical industry. And the pollution is the residue of billions of doses of chemical pills that end up in the freshwater ecosystems that sustain our global food chain. Even if [...]

26 November 2019

California’s wave of mass shootings the result of rising gang lawlessness, not gun ownership; gun bans FAIL to keep guns out of the hands of criminals

(Natural News) No matter how many gun laws Left-wing Democrats pass, they just can’t seem to make people “safer.”  That’s because they fail to understand one basic premise about human beings: Bad people are going to do bad things to other people, and no matter how many laws are passed, that’s not going to change. Ever. Because human behavior isn’t going to change.  [...]

26 November 2019

Compounds in plastic linked to declines in sperm quality, quantity

(Natural News) While most of us are aware of the dangers posed by pollution, we may not be aware that our very existence is being threatened in a very different way by plastics in the environment. Could the future of the human race be hanging in the balance? A recent study by researchers from the U.K.’s Nottingham University, published in the journal Nature, has made the alarm [...]

26 November 2019

Add miso to your slaw for a gut-healthy (and delicious) snack

(Natural News) Coleslaw is a common side dish that’s often made with cabbage and mayonnaise. If you’re looking for a healthier version of coleslaw, why not try this gut-friendly, refreshing version made with Brussels sprouts and miso? Why use Brussels sprouts instead of cabbage? Brussels sprouts are also a cruciferous vegetable, closely related to cauliflower and kale. They look [...]

16 November 2019