Category: Trucker’s Freedom Convoy

‘We Hardly Recognize Our Beloved Country Anymore,’ Says Tamara Lich at Freedom Award Ceremony

Freedom Convoy organizer Tamara Lich attended a second ceremony on Aug. 11 honouring her with the annual George Jonas Freedom Award from the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF). Lich delivered an acceptance speech at the award dinner in Calgary before a sold-out crowd, with guest speaker and former Newfoundland premier Brian Peckford also giving a speech….


Federal Bank Secretly Tracked Clients Who Were Freedom Convoy Supporters, Emails Show

Recently disclosed internal emails reveal that a federal bank, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) in Regina, ordered its employees to track and report clients who were potentially sympathetic toward the truckers’ Freedom Convoy. The emails, obtained by Blacklock’s Reporter through an Access to Information request, contradict FCC’s public denial in February that it was compiling lists of…


Want Tighter Restrictions on Protests? Progressive Politicians Should Beware What They Wish For

Commentary People were aghast at the behaviour of a small group of protesters who recently surrounded NDP leader Jagmeet Singh at a Peterborough, Ontario, provincial election campaign event. The protesters were intimidating and pressing as they shouted a string of obscenities at Singh and followed him to a waiting van. Few rational people condone that…


GiveSendGo Founders Want Hackers of Truck Convoy Fundraiser Brought to Justice

Heather Wilson, and Jacob Wells, two of the founders of the crowdfunding company GiveSendGo said there is an investigation into the hack that occurred in February of their company’s website that targeted the Canadian Trucker Freedom Convoy 2022’s fundraiser. “There is an ongoing investigation right now to bring those perpetrators to justice and make them accountable to…


LIVE: US Trucker Convoy Rally in Indiana

Join Roman Balmakov, host of Facts Matter, live from Indianapolis for The People’s Convoy rally. Just like the Freedom Convoy in Canada, America now has a convoy of its own. A group of truckers formed The People’s Convoy and left California to make their way to Washington, D.C. And as they’ve been moving across the…


LIVE at 6:30 PM ET: US Trucker’s Convoy Rally in Indiana

Join Roman Balmakov, host of Facts Matter, live from Indianapolis for The People’s Convoy rally. Just like the Freedom Convoy in Canada, America now has a convoy of its own. A group of truckers formed The People’s Convoy and left California to make their way to Washington, D.C. And as they’ve been moving across the…


LIVE at 6:30 PM ET: US Trucker Convoy Rally in Indiana

Join Roman Balmakov, host of Facts Matter, live from Indianapolis for The People’s Convoy rally. Just like the Freedom Convoy in Canada, America now has a convoy of its own. A group of truckers formed The People’s Convoy and left California to make their way to Washington, D.C. And as they’ve been moving across the…


Axe-Wielding Assailants: In Handling Long-Running BC Pipeline Protests Versus Ottawa Anti-Mandate Protests, the Double Standard Is Obvious

Commentary As police forces amassed this week in Ottawa to take action against a protest marked by the presence of bouncy castles, flag-waving, and dancing, upwards of 20 armed extremists attacked a remote B.C. pipeline construction site. Millions of dollars in damage were wrought in the attack on the Coastal GasLink (CGL) site and a…


Axe-Wielding Assailants: In Handling Long-Running BC Pipeline Protests Vs Ottawa Anti-Mandate Protests, the Double Standard Is Obvious

Commentary As police forces amassed this week in Ottawa to take action against a protest marked by the presence of bouncy castles, flag-waving, and dancing, upwards of 20 armed extremists attacked a remote B.C. pipeline construction site. Millions of dollars in damage were wrought in the attack on the Coastal GasLink (CGL) site and a…


Police Fire Tear Gas On ‘Freedom Convoy’ Protests in Paris

French police fired tear gas on the Canadian-inspired “Freedom Convoy” demonstrators on Feb. 12 protesting at the Champs Elysees Avenue in Paris against COVID-19 restrictions imposed on the capital. Police had already stopped 500 vehicles at three checkpoints early Saturday in Paris. By mid-morning, almost 300 tickets were handed out. The situation turned tense, with…