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The Ontario Ombudsman’s office recently got new powers to investigate school boards, municipalities and universities.  The early months of these new expanded... more
Accountability
Government of Ontario
Ontario Ombudsman
CHFC
Co-operative Corporations Act
Here are a series of links to stories and articles I wrote on the Algonquin land claims process - please read and share... The Indigenous knowledge paradigm is... more
Indigenous way of life
Algonquin
Algonquin First Nations
Turtle
O Canada
Indigenous knowledge
rocks
land
Water
trees
birds
animals
mammals
fish
On Jan. 27, the Greenspace Alliance website featured a passionate letter to Prime Minister Trudeau and Cabinet officials urging them to act now on a “once-in-a... more
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
Chaudière Falls
Algonquin First Nations
Algonquin land claims
Greenspace Alliance
Greenspace Alliance of Canada's Capital
Algonquin Anishinaabe Grandfather William Commanda
Justin Trudeau
Windmill Development Group
National Capital Commission
Ottawa River
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
The Supreme Court of Canada, the Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, Court Martial Appeal Court and Tax Court are preparing to take the Canadian government... more
Supreme Court of Canada
Justin Trudeau
privacy
Data privacy
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
The South March Highlands (SMH) is a 10,000 year-old "wild island", currently 3x larger than Vancouver's Stanley Park, inside the City Limits of Ottawa.  It is... more
South March Highlands
sacred
urban forests
wetland
trees
natural environment
Environment
Trillium Woods
Monk Conservation Forest
Species
endangered species
Protect Endangered Species
City of Ottawa
Urban Forest Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
Algonquin First Nations
First Nations
Algonquin Anishinaabe Grandfather William Commanda
Grandfather William Commanda
Ottawa
Pyramids
Stone Hedge
During the election the Liberals heard from Canadians on the new anti-terror bill C-51, and promised to repeal sections of this bill that are problematic. We... more
C51
Anti-terrorism act
Ralph Goodale
Civil Liberties
Liberal Party of Canada
cdnpoli
Public consultation
Canada
You will remember that in 2015, a judge ruled in the favour of a mother who filed suit against the Ministry of Children and Family Development. Hers was a case... more
2015
Bob Plecas
Hon. Stephanie Cadieux
Independent review
Judge Paul Walker
Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond
Ministry of Children and Family Development
British Columbia
bcpoli
Dear Childless Father I am not sure of your circumstances, as everyone's struggle is real, yet the challenges and defeats, can be very different. I won't begin... more
Gender Bias
Parental Equality
Father's Rights
Children's Rights Shared Custody
Co parenting .
Canadian culture has made a perceptible shift to the Left and this is demonstrated with the election of the current Liberal federal government. The Liberal... more
Canada
CF-18s
climate
Conservative Party
democracy
Democratic
ISIS
Justin Trudeau
Left
Liberal
political
Prime Minister
USA
Dear Mr. Prime Minister, I am no expert, and I certainly realize I have zero authority or influence, when it comes to changing the laws of human rights. As a... more
Ban Spanking
Protect Children's Rights
Gentle Respectful Parenting
Government of Canada
cdnpoli
Loloa is a child that was killed by Ubaydullah Ibn Umar, the son of the second Islamic Caliph, for a crime she has not commited. It was alleged that her father... more
Saudi Arabia
ISIS
radical Islam
Foreign Policy
Wahhabism
During this time of “reconciliation” Canada is permitting the further destruction of an Algonquin Anishinaabeg sacred site located in what is now called the... more
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
sacred land
sacred
Indigenous
National Capital Commission
Lynne Gehl
Algonquin Anishinaabe Grandfather William Commanda
Jacques Gréber
Albert Dumont
Kettle of Boiling Waters
Kichi Manido
Lindsay Lambert
Douglas Cardinal
Lucy Scholey
Windmill Development Group
Dream Unlimited Corp.
Ottawa
Gatineau
Chief Kirby Whiteduck
Ontario
Quebec
The Liberal Party in Ontario has been in power for over a decade. Most governments regardless of party get a little bit too comfy in their positions to... more
Ontario Politics
Accountability
Kathleen Wynne
Deb Matthews
ONPoli
Ontario Auditor General
In answering questions about the radicalization of Muslim youth in Egypt, Dr. Ahmed Abdul Maher cited examples showing that the source of terrorism and... more
radicalization
Terrorism
Al-Azhar University
Yasser Harrak
This third blog completes the "Success Factors Blog Trilogy” series. A technology company consists of a number of functional groups which, in turn, are made up... more
Business
business culture
winning attitude
vision
Innovation
Transparency

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