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The following was my comment to the online forum at the Citizen web site in response to the Citizen editorial "Ah, first past the post, how lovely you are!"... more
FPTP
first past the post
electoral reform
proportional representation
Ottawa Citizen
Citizen editorials
Ottawa
The video was published on Oct 14, 2015 and is found at this YouTube site. Please watch CPS Whistleblower, Carlos Morales, tell you truths about Child... more
BC child welfare
Carlos Morales
Child Protection Services
CPS
Legally Kidnapped
MCFD
Ministry of Children and Family Development
Whistleblower
At the Council meeting on Wednesday, I tabled a motion asking that Council freeze transit fares for 2016. Instead of increasing fares by 2.5 percent, I... more
OC Transpo fares
City of Ottawa
Budget 2016
Ottawa City Council
Tobi Nussbaum
City of Ottawa policy
Ottawa
The CBC had to close its Comments section recently due to racist slurs against indigenous people, Muslims, and others.  One alternative is to seek out niche... more
Technology
information technologies
Social Media
online forums
online comments
trolls
trolling
Facebook
Racism
My take on Senate reform to date, partly motivated by a poorly-informed and misguided criticism (nonetheless, posted below) of the plan announced by the... more
Canadian Senate
Senate reform
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Canadian government policy
merit
cdnpoli
Senate Appointments
Frankly, I am more than just a little surprised how little I’ve read about this inevitability. When the first Dump was opened in Carp the early 70’s, it was... more
Carp Dump II
Carp dump
Carp Dump Expansion
Carp Dump approval
West Carleton Environmental Centre
West Carleton
Carp Landfill Community Committee
Waste management
Orga World
Plasco Energy Group
Ministry of Environment
Ontario ONpoli
Ottawa
ICYMI: Last Saturday November 7, 2015 the Greater Ottawa Home Builders Association took out a quarter page ad in the first section of the Ottawa Citizen (page... more
Greater Ottawa Home Builders Association
developers
development charges
Land Transfer Tax
Property Taxes
 Well, Canada's 42nd federal election has come and gone, and, as usual, many dreams were reached and dashed. Our hopes, within the NDP, of forming the first... more
Elections 2015
NDP
Tom Mulcair
Alex Cullen
Megan Leslie
Paul Dewar
Peggy Nash
Linda McQuaig
Olivia Chow
York South-Weston
Mike Sullivan
cdnpoli
elxn42
elxn2015
Canadian politics
“Medicine is magical and magical is art The boy in the bubble and the baby with the baboon heart, These are the days of miracle and wonder and don’t cry baby,... more
medicine
Health
medical discoveries
Healthcare
Big Pharma
Technology
chemistry
science
psychology
Medical Clinic
administration
housekeeping
childrearing
Doctors
illness
disease
pathogenic germs
Noise, a slow agent of death A story on the devastating effects of exposure to noise on all of us. Included are status quo solutions and what should and could... more
noise
noise pollution
illness
Health
hearing
deaf
Thomas Edison
Well, we've had plenty of evidence of former Progressive Conservatives switching to the Liberals after having had their fill of the Stephen Harper brand of... more
Elections 2015
Benjamin Perrin
PMO
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
Ethics
Mike Duffy
cdnpoli
elxn42
elxn2015
I am supporting Justin Trudeau for Prime Minister of Canada. I support him due to his excellent personality and because he identifies himself with  people that... more
Elections 2015
Justin Trudeau
Liberal Party of Canada
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
TEK elders group continuing fight to ban aerial spraying With unflinching determination, Elders Raymond Owl of Sagamok Anishniwabek First Nation and Willie... more
Glyphosate ban
Environment
foElections 2015
rests
TEK elders
harmful effects
Wildlife
living with wildlife
butterflies
bees
birds
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
Some will recall that, as Justice Minister in 1967, Pierre Trudeau acted to decriminalize homosexual acts between consenting adults. During the debate on the... more
Elections 2015
Niqab
Stephen Harper
cultrure war
Pierre Elliot Trudeau
Justin Trudeau
Tom Mulcair
Liberal Party of Canada
minorities
minority rights
elxn42
elxn2015
I was happy to read this morning on Macleans.ca that NDP leader Tom Mulcair took a strong stand against Harper's position on the niqab during the TVA French... more
Elections 2015
Niqab
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Freedom of speech
Racism
Tom Mulcair
NDP
Conservative Party of Canada
Stephen Harper
Quebec
TVA
Macleans Magazine
elxn42
elxn2015

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