Daily Archives: September 25, 2015

‘The future demands of us critical and global decisions’ Pope Francis tells UN General Assembly

25 September 2015 – Addressing the General Assembly at the United Nations Headquarters in New York today, Pope Francis spoke at length on a variety of global issues and urged leaders to make decisions in the face of conflict and environmental mismanagement. “The present time invites us to give priority to actions which generate new

LIVE – 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT – Thomas Mulcair in Quebec

Campaign Politics Vote 2015 – Vancouver South CPAC’s Ed Watson drops in on Vancouver South, an urban BC riding where 55% of voters are immigrants, mostly from China and India. Housing…

U.S.-China Joint Presidential Statement on Climate Change

In November 2014, President Barack Obama and President Xi Jinping stood together in Beijing to make a historic U.S.-China Joint Announcement on Climate Change, emphasizing their personal commitment to a successful climate agreement in Paris and marking a new era of multilateral climate diplomacy as well as a new pillar in their bilateral relationship. On

At UN, Pope Francis decries global ‘culture of waste,’ urges action to ensure integral development for all

25 September 2015 – Addressing the General Assembly at the United Nations Headquarters in New York today, Pope Francis spoke at length on a variety of global issues and urged leaders to make decisions in the face of conflict and environmental mismanagement. “The present time invites us to give priority to actions which generate new