Liberal Platform Full Of New Spending Measures, But No Path To Balanced Budget

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 30, 2019

OTTAWA — Federal Liberals plan to tax Netflix, Google, and Facebook, as well as the rich who buy private jets and yachts, as a way of offsetting even larger structural deficits, the party announced Sunday. The Grits laid out more…..

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What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's Champions League & Premier League future

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 30, 2019

The use of video technology has been a major talking point since its introduction, but, despite complaints, more competitions are using it After years of calls for video technology to be implemented into football in order to help referees, it…..

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Liberals Want To Give Kids $200 To Visit Museums And See Plays

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 30, 2019

OTTAWA — Liberals are drawing inspiration from France in the party’s election promise to give every Canadian child a $200 “Culture Pass” when they turn 12 to help pay for cultural activities.  The promise appears in the party’s election platform…..

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Scheer Would Return To Appointing Partisan Senators

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 30, 2019

OTTAWA — Andrew Scheer is standing by his vow to resume making partisan, patronage appointments to the Senate should the Conservatives form government after Oct. 21. That would put an end to Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau’s attempt over the past…..

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Tahs count casualties from bruising derby

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 29, 2019

They clinched a sixth-straight derby win but the NSW Waratahs will head back to Sydney with a growing casualty ward from a bruising clash with the Reds. Waratahs outside back Rob Horne is the most pressing concern, with a suspected…..

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2020 vision for Rebels' Reece Hodge

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 29, 2019

Australian rugby and the Rebels have secured their breakout star of 2016, with Reece Hodge re-signing with the franchise until the end of 2020. His signing caps off a remarkable run for the 22-year-old, who went from Manly Marlins Shute…..

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Climate Strikes Canada: Protesters Flood The Streets Of 278 Cities To Demand Action

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 29, 2019

It was an unprecedented day of action Friday as Canadians took to the streets to demand action on climate change in 278 demonstrations across the country.  Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, was in Montreal. The 16-year-old met with Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau…..

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Steven Guilbeault, Star Liberal Candidate, Suggests Carbon Price Might Need To Rise

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 29, 2019

A star Liberal candidate and environmentalist appears to have deviated from the party’s campaign playbook by conceding the carbon price might need to rise for Canada to hit its Paris climate targets. “We’ll have to see,” Steven Guilbeault told a…..

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Star Hurricanes fullback in doubt

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 29, 2019

There’s a slight question mark over Nehe Milner-Skudder, but otherwise the Hurricanes are primed to begin their Super Rugby title defence against the Sunwolves in Tokyo. Assistant coach John Plumtree says the former All Blacks winger strained his hamstring at…..

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In Kings–Hants, Scott Brison’s Exit Opens The Playing Field In Rural Nova Scotia

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | September 29, 2019

SUMMERVILLE, N.S. — Scott Brison is hungry.  We’re seated at a farm-to-table restaurant an hour before it opens to the public. Brison is a regular here; it’s down the street from his home. The coffee grinder is whirring in the…..

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