Politics

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Canada Joins Italy, Czech Republic, And Brazil In Recent Rise Of Populist Leaders

Canada’s Pierre Poilievre has been elected as the new leader of the Conservative Party. Upon being elected, Poilievre has been called “dangerous” and reckless for holding conservative views. He has been compared to Donald Trump by Canadian mainstream media and fervently attacked and criticized by multiple news outlets. The Tyee ran the headline, “Pierre Poilievre Is a Symptom of the Conservative’s Sickness” and called the Conservative Party “authoritarian, undemocratic, and out of touch.”

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California Becomes “Sanctuary State” For Children Pursuing Gender-Affirming Surgery Without Parental Consent

California Governor, Gavin Newsom signed SB 107 into law Thursday taking parental rights away from parents of transgender children across the country. The new law allows California to take “temporary emergency jurisdiction” over transgender children who come to the state seeking medication, surgery, or mental health services which the bill refers to as “gender-affirming care.”

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