Story 1 – RCMP release information related to a massive weapons seizure back in November in Vaudreuil-Dorion, the weapons were found alongside a cache of far-right hate materials, something that only gets a short mention by Canadian Press.
Story 2 – Abuse protected and perpetuated by the Catholic Diocese of Hearst looms large over the town, as investigated by the Radio-Canada show Enquête
Story 3 – Canada Pension Plan Investment Board boosts its shares in Tesla by 160%, also invests in BCE, Rogers and Telus, making it such that profits from our high cell phone bills help fund the CPP we might get one day
Story 4 – Unions decry $500M contract given to company half-owned by Loblaw to coordinate health and employment services for veterans
Story 5 – Indigenous leader in Ecuador, Eduardo Mendua has been assassinated. He had been resisting expanded oil drilling on his territory against the state petro company Petroecuador