VIDEO: Maxime Bernier on the impact lockdowns have on small businesses in Canada

Maxime Bernier took a few minutes to speak with Diverge Media’s Greg Staley at the ‘World Wide Rally For Freedom’ in Toronto last Saturday, May 15.

“You have Costco that can be open and a lot of people use Costco — but they cannot go to their local store. So it’s unfair it is unjust and it’s killing the economy — it’s killing the small business,” said Bernier.

TIME-LAPSE: Toronto’s ‘Worldwide Rally for Freedom’ march gathers 6,000 – 8,000 people

6,000 to 8,000 people marched the streets of Toronto, Ont., on Saturday, May 15, 2021, demanding an end to lockdowns and other COVID restrictions.

MP Derek Sloan & MPP Randy Hillier “each demanding” a ‘Royal Commission of Inquiry’ on Canada’s COVID Response

On Thursday, Federal MP Derek Sloan (Hastings-Lennox & Addington) and Ontario MP Randy Hillier have, in collaboration, each demanded: “that their respective levels of government convene a ‘Royal Commission of Inquiry’ into the decision-making process surrounding vaccines, lockdowns and all other COVID-related restrictions.”

WATCH: Stratford resident says his thyroid cancer screening “was cancelled” due to COVID-19

In November, he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease called
‘Ankylosing spondylitis.’ For Cook, it has caused his neck to permanently fuse and it means he has next to no motion in his neck. He has also had his thyroid cancer screening cancelled due to COVID.

“We’re not closing” — Whistle Stop Cafe wants to raise $300,000 to buy their own restaurant

Whistle Stop Cafe in Mirror Landing, Alberta wants to raise $300,000 to buy their business. They are concerned Alberta Health Services will try to close them once and for all — but they’re not stopping.

MPP Randy Hillier’s speech at No More Lockdowns protest in Simcoe, Ont.

A large gathering of lockdown protesters gathered in Simcoe, Ontario on April 10, 2021, to have their voices heard that lockdowns are not the answer and do not work. Ontario MPP Randy Hillier was one of the keynote speakers of the day.

Not As Advertised: Alberta is going Nuclear — but is it worth the cost?

Premier Jason Kenney is looking to create jobs, diversify the economy and cleaner power for remote communities with Nuclear SMRs — but it’s sort of a facade — read to find out why.

It’s time the government rip off the bandaid that is “caring for our health”

With lockdowns causing rising mental health issues, missed cancer screenings and life-saving surgeries — it’s time we rip off the government bandaid that is “caring for our health.”

Buzzfeed shutters HuffPost Canada, downsizing other sectors of HuffPost

Three weeks after BuzzFeed acquired HuffPost from Verizon Media, they have announced HuffPost is being downsized in a “restructuring effort aimed at stemming financial losses.”

Mid-Tuesday, it was announced that HuffPost Canada would shutter all operations later this month. All publication has come to a halt and all articles will exist as an online archive.