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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
During elections voices are heard.  Questions teach.  Questions open doors to learning and discovery for both the one who asks and those to whom the question... more
 
September 27, 2015
Elections 2015
There is no military solution. The real question is how can Canada contribute to peace and stability in the region. I suggest 528 million dollars could save... more
 
September 27, 2015
Elections 2015
So if I understand correctly, the government of Hungary is intending to give money to support the construction of the much talked about monument to honour... more
Elections 2015
Refugees
Hungary
cdnpoli
Communism
memorial
elxn42
elxn2015
NCC
compassion
atrocities
One of the deliberate failures of the modern press corp is the tactic of simply reporting what people say, without fact checking any of it. This leads to " He... more
Elections 2015
#GlobeDebate
Leaders Debates
Globe and Mail
Justin Trudeau
Tom Mulcair
Stephen Harper
pundits
Voters
elxn42
elxn2015

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