Peter Stockland: Many fear the rush to normalize euthanasia

Posted from: The Province Euthanasia? Assisted suicide? There’s an app for that. Or there soon might be, the executive director of the B.C. Civil Liberties Association told a joint Senate-Commons committee last week. The committee is studying legislative responses to replace the Criminal Code ... Full Article

Albrecht to push government to make agriculture a higher priority

Taken From: ObserverXtra Kitchener-Conestoga’s representative in the nation’s capital, MP Harold Albrecht, is still stewing over the Liberal government’s failure to address a key sector in its Throne Speech: agriculture. As the House gets back to business, he’s looking to get the topic ... Full Article

MP Albrecht condemns U.S. court ruling on teen’s suicide

Taken from: The Waterloo Region Record KITCHENER — Local MP Harold Albrecht criticized a U.S. court ruling that overturned the conviction of a man charged with encouraging a Brampton teen to take her own life. William Melchert-Dinkel, a former nurse from Minnesota, was convicted in 2014 of ... Full Article

Wilmot eager to offer warm welcome to Syrian refugees

Taken From: The Waterloo Region Record NEW HAMBURG — As Nigel Gordijk was walking one morning, he thought about his community’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis. A few weeks earlier, Gordijk got involved with Wilmot Responds, a grassroots initiative aimed at raising funds and ... Full Article