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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
Canada and the US did away with race-based immigration policies, and immigration policies based on national origin or religion, in the 1960s. That's the way... more
Michael Chong
hate
Racism
Conservative Party leadership race
immigrants
Quebec City Mosque shooting
cdnpoli
Quebec
Canada
Muslims in Canada
discrimination
Religious discrimination
This blog is normally limited to digital law and policy issues, such as privacy, copyright and the Internet. Not today. These are not normal times. The events... more
immigration
Donald Trump
Racism
Torture
privacy
security
information sharing
Canadian Foreign Policy
cdnpoli
Canada
“There are still many causes worth sacrificing for, so much history yet to be made." Michelle Obama Today my family and friends participated in the Ottawa... more
organizing
2016 US Elections
Women
Aboriginal Women
Racism
Free Trade
Violence Against Women
Healthcare
Black Lives Matter
The dangers of embracing negative and irresponsible populism in Canadian politics It’s time to take a stand. After listening to worried Canadians in every... more
Lisa Raitt
Conservative Party of Canada
Canadian politics
Stephen Harper
Kellie Leitch Kevin O'Leary
cdnpoli
Dear Editor, 2:27pm. I missed his first call. He called right back. I answer. “He’s missing! The police are coming.” The panic in my husband’s voice tells me... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
OCAS
The final decision as to where our new hospital will go, is almost here. I am being prematurely pessimistic, but my fear is that after all the openness and... more
CEF
Ottawa Civic Hospital
Below is an excerpt from my friend journalist Natasha Stoynoff's personal story of being groped by Donald Trump while doing a story about him and his wife... more
Donald Trump
Sexual Harassment
Natasha Stoynoff
Republican Party
Melania Trump
USpoli
US Election 2016
I'm about to tell you… Why I’m under attack Some things I’ve never disclosed before about my departure from Postmedia How you can help me fix what’s broken... more
Investigative journalism
media
Journalism
Post Media
climate change
Mike DeSouza
National Observer
cdnpoli

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