As the Conservatives ride a wave of support in the opinion polls, the party wrapped up what’s likely its only policy conventions before the next federal election. The gathering in Quebec City attracted a record number of more than 2,500 delegates and they now have recommended a diverse set of policy proposals they want their party to campaign on. David Akin looks at what is being proposed. [Global National]
Global economic leaders have agreed on a final declaration at the G20 summit, but the language surrounding Russia's invasion of Ukraine — which is leading to geopolitical tensions — has softened since the leaders last met. [CP]
Although only 1.6% of [web site] visits related to politics, in absolute terms, citizens encounter politics more frequently outside of news than within news. Out of every 10 visits to political content, 3.4 come from news and 6.6 from non-news sites. Furthermore, exposure to political content outside news domains had the same – and in some cases stronger - associations with key democratic attitudes and behaviors as news exposure. [Political Communication]
0001 ET: New Delhi, India - PM Trudeau meets with Australia PM Anthony Albanese.
0215 ET: New Delhi, India - PM Trudeau attends the G20 closing session.
0245 ET: New Delhi, India - PM Trudeau meets with Comoros President Azali Assoumani.
0415 ET: New Delhi, India - PM Trudeau meets with India Prime MInister Narendra Modi.
0530 ET: New Delhi, India - PM Trudeau speaks to reporters.
1000 ET: New Delhi, India - PM Trudeau departs for Canada.
1430 ET: Salt Spring Island, BC - GPC MP Elizabeth May attends the Salt Spring Island Fall Fair.
Issued this day ...
.. in 2020: Scott # 3246i: Medical Groundbreakers - Till and McCulloch. Design: MIke Savage and Dale Killian.
The first of a five-stamp series celebrating Canadian medical researchers. This one features Dr. James Till, O.C., O. Ont. (b. 1931) and Dr. Ernest McCulloch, O.C., O. Ont. (1926-2011) who transformed the world’s understanding of tissue renewal by confirming the existence of stem cells. Their work has important implications for the treatment of many intractable medical conditions.