Emma Paling, HuffPost Canada

Emma Paling

HuffPost Canada

Contact Emma

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

  • HuffPost Canada
  • HuffPost SouthAfrica
  • HuffPost India
  • VICE

Recent articles by Emma:

Government Anti-Racism Employee Says She Was Punished For Talking About PM's Blackface

Manjot Bains said she couldn’t imagine why Justin Trudeau would do blackface. Then, the meetings started. → Read More

Ontario Minister Defends Using Exaggerated Claim To Shame Union

Stephen Lecce says the number he used is accurate if one union’s demand is given to all teachers and education workers. → Read More

Doug Downey Walks Back Additional Cuts Planned For Legal Aid Ontario

Progressive Conservatives are still cutting $133 million from legal aid — but that's $31 million less than they'd said they would. → Read More

Doug Ford Says Climate Plan Shouldn't Be Criticized Until 2030

Ontario's auditor general said the plan will not hit its targets. → Read More

Ontario Public High School Teachers To Hold Another 1-Day Strike

The strike will affect schools in Toronto and a number of other regions. → Read More

Doug Ford Government Dropped $4 Million On Anti-Carbon Tax Ads

Ontario's auditor general criticized the ads for being partisan. → Read More

Ontario Environment Minister Says His Party Has Failed On Climate, Defends Plan Anyway

Jeff Yurek said his party has been “silent” on climate change and has failed to come up with ideas to fight it. → Read More

Premiers Ask Trudeau Government To Boost Funding For Provinces Hit By Oil Downturn

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said he was “delighted” that all premiers agreed on the request. → Read More

Mayor Says He Shouldn't Go To Jail If Ford Government Policy Taints Water

Ontario's Progressive Conservatives should be responsible for their own decisions, Jamie McGarvey says. → Read More

Justin Trudeau, Doug Ford Put Campaign Behind Them With 1st Meeting

The Ontario premier said his Ottawa summit with the PM was “phenomenal.” → Read More

Student Groups Took On Doug Ford's 'Student Choice Initiative' — And Won

A court has struck down Ontario's policy, ruling that it goes beyond the government's powers. → Read More

Stephen Lecce Walks Back Online Course Requirement For Ontario High Schoolers

The Progressive Conservatives' elearning plan had been criticized by teachers and students. → Read More

Doug Ford Says He's 'So Proud' Of Green Energy Cancellations That Cost $231M

The Progressive Conservatives originally said it would cost nothing to cancel 758 green energy contracts. → Read More

Ontario Spent $231 Million To Rip Up Green Energy Contracts

Minister Bill Walker blamed the cost on the previous Liberal government. → Read More

Laurie Scott Says Ontario Will Seize Land More Quickly For Transit Projects

The infrastructure minister joined Premier Doug Ford at a conference about public-private partnerships. → Read More

Stephen Lecce: Ontario Can Avoid Teachers' Strike With Mediation

Three of the four major teachers’ unions are inching toward strike action. → Read More

Ontario Government Changes To Disability Payments Should Be Reconsidered: Advocates

The change to what legally qualifies a person for disability support will plunge people into poverty, advocates say. → Read More

Ontario Elementary Teachers Start Preparations For Work-To-Rule

A work-to-rule strike will begin on Nov. 26, the union says. → Read More

Ontario Catholic Teachers Vote 97% In Favour Of Strike

But negotiations between the union and the Progressive Conservative government will continue. → Read More

Ontario Premier Calls For Unity, Then Finance Minister Revives Canadian 'Family Squabble'

The fight over equalization payments has raged for generations, one economics professor said. → Read More