• Legion flags at half-staff in recognition of Vimy Ridge Day

    Apr 8, 2018
    The Canadian flag and all Royal Canadian Legion flags will be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Monday, April 9 in observance of Vimy Ridge Day 2018.
  • Planning for change - 2017: The year in review

    Mar 22, 2018
    From supporting the Invictus Games to advocating for research into a controversial drug prescribed to soldiers, 2017 at The Royal Canadian Legion Dominion Command was full of activity.
  • The Legion and the New Veterans Charter – Then and Now

    Mar 19, 2018
    Sometimes we field questions on the New Veterans Charter. Why did The Royal Canadian Legion support it in 2006? What was our role in bringing it to fruition? Why do we continue to advocate for improvements rather than a return to The Pension Act? In this article, we answer some of the key questions and respond to some of the concerns we hear.
  • Renewed call for research into effects of antimalarial drug mefloquine

    Mar 14, 2018
    In light of renewed interest in the antimalarial drug called mefloquine, The Royal Canadian Legion is once again calling upon the Department of National Defence to end the drug’s use within the military until further research can be completed.
  • The Royal Canadian Legion responds to federal budget 2018

    Feb 27, 2018
    While we welcome several parts of the budget, we’re still waiting for more detail on the financial implementation of the newly-released Pension for Life Plan for Veterans.
  • Whitewater Brewing Company and The Royal Canadian Legion launch “Legion Lager” in British Columbia

    Feb 24, 2018
    Whitewater Brewing Company and The Royal Canadian Legion launched a new craft beer in British Columbia this weekend, marking the beer’s first foray into Western Canada.