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In the Information Age, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself from misinformation and find reliable sources. This week, some tips on reading... more
Journalism
Journalistic bias
Bias in reporting
Erich Jacoby-Hawkins
Current Affairs
News
media
columnists
Canada
I thought I'd share these pair of Letters to the Editor from the 28 January Globe and Mail in repsonse to the paper's editorial "The Best Teachers Should be... more
Merit pay
Evaluating teachers
Education
Teachers
teaching
Ontario
Canada
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UnpublishedOttawa.com
A Luta Continua
CKCU FM 93.1
letter writing
democracy
governance
Public Affairs
Current Affairs
Ottawa
Canada
Today (Dec. 3), I introduced the Reform Act, 2013. The Reform Act is an effort to strengthen Canada’s democratic institutions by restoring the role of elected... more
Michael Chong
Refrom Act 2013
democracy
Canadian Parliament
Canada
Conservative Party of Canada
Private Members Bill
Wellington - Halton Hills
On December 11, 2013, Council passed the By-law giving formal approval to the new Official Plan approved on November 26. It is now sent off to the Ministry of... more
Planning
Ottawa official plan
Environment protection
Environment
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Greenspace Alliance
I am pleased to share this letter about my friend Anita Payne. Anita and I have a lot in common. We are both active members of the Green Party, we have both... more
The Great March for Climate Action
Children
social movements
Video: Green Party of Ontario leader Mike Schreiner challenges the Ontario Liberal government to immediately put forward conservation and energy efficiency... more
Ontario energy plan
Energy conservation
Energy efficiency
Bob Chiarelli
Green Party of Ontario
Mike Schreiner
Ontario
Ontario Liberal Party
Re A Pipeline To Somewhere (editorial, Nov. 16): I wish your editorial had been a tad more precise in its terminology. While you assume the proposed pipelines... more
Bitumen
Oil sands pipelines
Pipelines
Koch brothers
Keystone XL Pipeline
Energy East pipeline
Enbridge
TransCanada
Dear Canadians, My intention with the Speech from the Throne, as in all my work as a Member of Parliament, is to quicken the pulse of democracy — to find... more
Speech from the Throne
Monuments
Twitter
Monuments vs. people. Federal Government
Conservative Party
PMO
Canada
Mohammed Adam’s article on the unnecessary destruction of a wild elk in Ottawa will resonate with many people who have expressed anger and frustration on other... more
Killing wildlife in cities
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
Wildlife policy
Wildlife strategy
Wildlife
Ottawa
NCC
Mohammed Adam
Game animals
Re: Police push back after outrage over killing of fawn, Sept. 14. Recent incidents involving wildlife in this region show how polarized the response of... more
Police mishandling wildlife
Wildlife strategy
Wildlife policy
Wildlife
QPP
Police
Faun
Deer
Gatineau
Published: Monday, 09/16/2013 12:00 am EDT Re: “One of biggest hurdles to innovation is access to capital: Rickford,” (The Hill Times online, Sept. 9). The... more
Economy
entrepreneurship
small business
VCs
small business loans
I am troubled by the number of engineers who persist in denying climate science. Multiple independent surveys have found that 97% of climate scientists (i.e.... more
Climate Reality Project
climate change
Engineers
97%
Climate Change denial
Oil, a dramatic exhibition of 56 large-format, digital chromogenic prints by Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky, has a story to tell. Edward Burtynsky’s... more
Oil
Edward Burtynsky
Oil sands
Photography
Museum of Nature
Canada
Ottawa
David Reevely's article on businessman Brian Karam's multiple municipal campaign contributions through his various numbered companies to city councillors... more
Brian Karam
Municipal campaign contributions
Campaign contributions
Ontario
municipal election law
Corporations
Unions
Voters

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