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Since the flooding season has started in Canada, the Globe and Mail's editorials have been adamant that the fault lies with homeowners who have built or own... more
  Wow! What a game!    It's been said that the march for Lord Stanley every spring is the greatest series of sporting events in the world, and I would have to... more
Jean-Gabriel Pageau
Ottawa Senators
New York Rangers
NHL Playoffs
Erik Karlsson
New York Post
West Quebec painter John F. Marok served champagne and snacks at the closing of his exhibition Explorations and Excavations: the Lights and Shadows of Gatineau... more
Environment The Arts Explorations and Excavations: The Lights and Shadows of Gatineau Park
I've been holding my tongue (for the most part), until enough time past where I felt I could honestly weigh-in on the Mika Zibanejad for Derrick Brassard trade... more
Jean-Gabriel Pageau
Ottawa Senators
NHL Playoffs
NHL
Derrick Brassard
Mika Zibanejad
Paul Gessell pens a glowing review of Mr. Marok’s exhibition Explorations and Excavations: the Lights and Shadows of Gatineau Park, in the March 15 online ... more
John F. Marok
Gatineau Park
Explorations and Excavations: The Lights and Shadows of Gatineau Park
La Fab Arts Centre
Chelsea
Environment
Melanie Joly
Ottawa Magazine
Ottawa
NCC
Paul Gessell
Meech Lake
cdnpoli
  Following the decision yesterday evening (March 1st) by the OCDSB trustees to accept the School Board's proposal to close six elementary and middle schools... more
OCDSB school closings
Nepean
Ottawa West
Poor public consultation
community issues
Green Party of Ontario
James O'Grady
Ottawa
ottpoli
ONPoli
David Frum’s Kleptocracts In a recent Atlantic article expatriate Canadian David Frum noted, without irony; that American democracy under Donald Trump will... more
USpoli
David Frum
Klepocracy
Donald Trump
Justin Trudeau
Politics
George Bush
Dick Cheney
Bombardier
Jim Prentice
John Baird
Socialism
Morgan Duchesney
Atlantic magazine
Business
One of the many things on my “things to worry about” list is the growing use of robots. Like other previous technologies that were going to make life easier... more
tax
robots
future
Government
Jobs
manufacturing
Bill Gates
GPO leader Mike Schreiner made the following statement in support of the Ontario Legislature’s motion against Islamophobia: “Losing six members of the... more
Islamaphobia
Green Party of Ontario
Quebec City Mosque shooting
Muslim
ONPoli
With the rise of Donald Trump, the Mosque murders in Quebec City and the Conservative Party leadership race (Canada) in full swing, racism is rapidly becoming... more
Racism
mental illness
America
USpoli
Donald Trump
cdnpoli
Conservative Party of Canada
Facebook
This Matters
Canada
Do as I say and not as I do seems to be the message from Ottawa Police Services Board chair, Eli El-Chantiry.   I received an interesting screen capture of his... more
Police social media
Ottawa police
Eli El-Chantiry
City of Ottawa
OIPRD
OCPC
Facebook
ottpoli
ottnews
Charlie Manasseri
Brian Fudge
Sergeant Chris Hrnchiar
Police Services Act
Matt Skof
Ottawa
Now, I understand why bigot people were more visible back in “good old” days. They were wearing their white robes, marking the front doors of synagogues with... more
Racism
Donald Trump
homophobia
misogyny
language
Disappointed, let down, betrayed. I’m not sure which best expresses my reaction to the news that our Liberal government has dropped the idea of changing the... more
Government
Liberals
democratic elections
cdnpoli
campaign promises
Former Ontario PC candidate and Ottawa Citizen columnist Randall Denley borrowed a play from the Green Party of Ontario (GPO) playbook in his column today... more
OCDSB school closings
OCDSB
public schools
community
Nepean
Students
families
English language
teaching
Teachers
James O'Grady
ONPoli
ottpoli
Green Party of Ontario
Sam Routley’s recent article falls far short of a balanced effort to consider ways that Canada might preserve local representation while also increasing the... more
Fair Vote Canada
Electoral System
electoral reform
all-party committee on electoral reform
proportional representation

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