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Obama calls for U.S. Congress to expand voting rights at John...

Former President Barack Obama used Rep. John Lewis’ funeral on Thursday to issue a stark warning that the voting rights and equal opportunity the...

John Lewis, U.S. congressman and civil rights leader, dies at 80...

John Lewis, a long-serving U.S. Congress member and civil rights icon, has passed away at the age of 80.Lewis announced in December that he...

Joseph Lowery, U.S. civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at...

The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery, a veteran civil rights leader who helped the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference...

Tories accuse NDP of having ‘no use’ for police amid firestorm...

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is pushing legislation to protect the Ontario Human Rights Commission’s independence amid concerns over Premier Doug Ford naming a...

Tories say it is ‘ludicrous’ to remove Toronto police officer from...

Attorney General Doug Downey is dismissing the integrity commissioner’s concerns over the Progressive Conservatives’ appointment of an active-duty Toronto police officer to the...

Ford’s appointment of Toronto officer to human rights commission raises conflicts...

Ontario’s integrity watchdog has warned that Premier Doug Ford’s appointment of an active-duty Toronto police officer to the human rights commission creates conflicts...

Ottawa’s offer to recognize Wet’suwet’en land rights could be a game-changer...

OTTAWA—Who owns the land, really? That question is at the centre of the dispute over the Coastal GasLink pipeline: the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs...

Race was a factor when police handcuffed 6-year-old Black girl at...

Race was a factor in two Peel police officers’ decision to restrain a six-year-old Black girl by “handcuffing and shackling” her at her...

Ottawa’s offer to recognize Wet’suwet’en land rights was not conditional on...

OTTAWA—The dispute over Coastal GasLink has not been settled. Canada’s Crown-Indigenous relations minister acknowledges that. But Carolyn Bennett says the deal offered to...

Alberta pushes to kill Liberal plan to enshrine UN declaration on...

OTTAWA—Justin Trudeau, blamed by the Conservative Opposition for economic damage caused by rail blockades and Teck Resources’ decision to kill a massive oilsands...
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