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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
A Legacy Decision for Future Generations of Canadians: The Long- term Strategic Considerations for the CF-18 Replacement Project By: BGen (Ret’d) Gregory C.P... more
Defence
security
CF-18
fighter jets
F-35
defence procurement
cdnpoli
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Canada
9/11: Lingering Questions and Implausible Assumptions I contend that the victims of 9/11 were innocents and those responsible for the attacks must be... more
9/11
Terrorism
surveillance
privacy
fear
democracy
liberty
Muslim
Britain
USA
Afghanistan
Iraq
Israel
FBI
NATO
Pentagon
 It appears Osgoode ward councillor, George Darouze has been inhaling too much exhaust from his snowmobile.  You know, George.  He's the one time head of a... more
Hookah
smoking
Culture
shisha
CDC
health canada
Ottawa Public Health
George Darouze
Ottawa City Cuncil
Ottawa City Hall
roads
Ottawa
Barrigar’s Middle East Dualism Devoid of Nuance Humanist Perspectives Winter 2015 Issue featured an article by retired patent lawyer Robert H. Barrigar that... more
Palestine
Israel
Israel-Palestine
Robert Barrigar
Gaza
Humanist Perspectives
Sandy Tolan
Ilan Pappe
Slomo Sand
Benny Morris
Norman Finklestein
Miko Peled
Seymour Hersh
Edward Said
Avi Uverny
Noam Chomsky
Jews
Terrorism
Holocaust
King Hussein
Arabs
Anti-Semitism
Last April, Councillor Catherine McKenney and I were informed that the City is required to permanently block off access to the Prince of Wales bridge. The... more
Prince of Wales Bridge
Jeff Leiper
City of Ottawa
public access
Federal Government
community

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