LA MALBAIE, Quebec -- The Latest on President Donald Trump and the annual Group of Seven meeting of industrialized nations (all times local): 12:40 p.m. President Donald Trump and other leaders of major industrialized nations meeting in Quebec are working through a lunch featuring Arctic char escabeche perfumed with Labrador tea and a buckwheat salad with red apple, rhubarb, and balsam fir spiral.That will be followed by veal and a dessert described as a "haskap berry and cedar snowball," with northern saffron creme anglaise.Three meals hosted by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau draw heavily on ingredients from the host Charlevoix region, including quail eggs from nearby Baie-Saint-Paul, organic meats and Charlevoix mushrooms.Friday's dinner will feature Charlevoix duck breast "in all its forms," Canadian lobster tail as well as galloway beef fillet.___12:25 p.m.President Donald Trump has greeted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the Group of Seven meeting in … [Read more...] about The Latest: G-7 lunch highlights Canada’s Charlevoix region
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Trump has said the tariffs were necessary in order to protect us national security, but they were widely criticized by foreign leaders, USA business groups, and even some labor groups as being ill-designed and potentially damaging to the USA economy."I'm sure that the president looks forward to coming to Canada and meeting all the other leaders with many, many important issues going on throughout the world".Morneau has called the steel and aluminum tariffs "absurd", because Canada is by no means a security risk to the U.S. He's warned the measures will destroy jobs on both sides of the border."That is why we are challenging the United States and China at the WTO", EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said.These include products the European Union may subject to tariffs from rice to orange juice, cosmetics, motorcycles, motor boats to stainless steel sinks.The American exports targeted in the initial wave of European Union retaliatory tariffs are worth roughly €2.8 billion … [Read more...] about Trump takes aim at Canada as US protest his tariffs
Everyone loves a bargain. This week’s find comes from Portsmouth resident Dr. Catherine Sears, a chiropractor who moonlights as a rabid thrift store patron.What: mounted moose head, “Handcrafted in Canada by the Stuffed Animal House Manufacturing Department”Cost: $3.25Where: Goodwill on High Street in PortsmouthWhat makes it special: The thrill of “the hunt” has finally bagged a stuffed moose head, and appropriately from Canada. My thought is that the venerable thrift store pricing employee didn’t know what to make of him; otherwise, this unique guy must be worth more than $3.25, even in his homeland. (Similar-sized new ones from different companies are priced $84 to $75 online.) I plan to repatriate my moose head to my good friend, Marie Claude, in Quebec. Meanwhile, this moose is enjoying American basic cable, as he hangs out over the TV in the study. your turnThrift shop and yard sale enthusiasts, here’s your chance to let others gush over … [Read more...] about Thrifty Thursday: Shopper bags a stuffed moose while bargain hunting
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Canada Subscribe Log In Subscribe Log In Advertisement Supported by ByDan Bilefsky May 5, 2018 QUEBEC — When Alexandre Bissonnette learned of Justin Trudeau’s now-famous tweet welcoming refugees to Canada, the waif-like 28-year-old political science student told police that he snapped. Just hours after watching a television report suggesting Canada would accept immigrants spurned by President Trump, Mr. Bissonnette packed his Glock handgun and rifle, picked up a bottle of Smirnoff Ice, and trudged the snow-covered streets of Quebec to a nearby Islamic Cultural Center. As 53 men were finishing evening prayers, he unloaded 48 rounds. Six people were killed — several of them by shots to the head — and 19 were injured, one paralyzed for life. These details surfaced during a three-week sentencing hearing that ended late last month. Mr. Bissonnette faces up to 150 years in … [Read more...] about Quebec Mosque Shooter Was Consumed by Refugees, Trump and Far Right
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Global Opinions by J.J. McCullough by J.J. McCullough Email the author May 3 at 11:28 AM Email the author Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, speaks during a town hall event in January 2017 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. (Cole Burston/Bloomberg News) There are cleavages in Canadian political life that are lively and familiar: say, the east vs. west geographic divide, or Quebec vs. rest-of-Canada. Then there are cleavages that are just as pronounced but more awkward to talk about, such as the stark gender divide separating Canada’s left from right. As Canada enters a string of high-profile elections at both the … [Read more...] about 2016 showed the depths of America’s gender divide. Canada’s could get even worse.