News Hamilton point guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander a top prospect in NBA draft 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is about to be drafted into the NBA Thursday night, putting him among Hamilton's most successful athletes. How a new wave of Indigenous cinema is changing the narrative of Canada 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Three of the leading voices in Canada's Indigenous cinema scene sit down with The National to talk about the new wave of creative work: Lisa Jackson, director of Biidaaban: First Light; Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, producer/director of Angry Inuk; and Jesse Wente, director of the Indigenous Screen Offi... Security firm named in lawsuit against Ottawa once accused of recruiting ex-child soldiers 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Sabre International Security, the company now at the centre of a lawsuit against the federal government, was accused of recruiting child soldiers in Africa two months before a suicide bomber killed scores of its employees outside of the Canadian embassy in Kabul. Once, Trudeau had a plan. Then Trump happened 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a press conference yesterday to claim that his government is following through on its "clear" election mandate. But how meaningful is that mandate now, with Donald Trump in the White House? Surveys asking if men are superior, whether gays deserve equal rights spark a research rethink 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 The head of the association representing pollsters in this country says in this era of social movements such as #MeToo, it's time for the industry to rethink its approach to probing for opinions on delicate topics. Human remains left at doorstep of Inuit advocacy group 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 A box containing human remains was dropped off anonymously at the offices of an Inuit advocacy organization in Ottawa on Tuesday morning, a gesture that the group's president says may have been well-meaning but was ultimately painful and wrongheaded. Discriminated against for depression: Transport Canada ordered to give B.C. man top-secret job 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Transport Canada has been ordered to give a Victoria man a job with top-secret security clearance — and compensation as high as $500,000 — because he faced discrimination due to depression. Trump hears the backlash on separating families, but also applause as he stokes immigration fears 2018-06-21T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Underestimating the public's reaction to separating families was a colossal blunder for a president who believes he is immune to political consequences. But Trump shows no inclination to give up stoking fears about immigrant crime waves as a political strategy. Beer may lack fizz in Europe amid CO2 shortage 2018-06-20T22:27:31.000000000-04:00 A British trade group says there's a shortage of carbon dioxide in northern Europe, sparking fears that drinks may lack fizz just as thirsty soccer fans fill pubs for the World Cup. Taylor Hall named MVP, Vegas wins big at NHL awards 2018-06-20T20:24:20.000000000-04:00 New Jersey forward Taylor Hall has won the Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.