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National Observer | February 22, 2017 | in Op-Ed
The suburban hotel ballroom was packed with more than 400 conservative activists, college students and curious reporters. On stage, a bespectacled Calgarian was railing against what he called the “fascist theocracy” of militant Islam. This was in Sainte-Foy, Que., but the crowd didn’t seem to mind that he was speaking English. They laughed,... More
Ed Hand | February 13, 2017 | in Comment
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 Facebook page (see below).  On it, Eli is friends with Charlie Manasseri.   Mr. Manasseri is currently in prison awaiting his appeal in the murder conviction in the death of Brian Fudge.  ... More
James O'Grady | February 2, 2017 | in Comment
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 advocating for the merger of the Public and Catholic School Boards in Ottawa.  On this we agree--The Schools Boards must be merged! The #GPO estimates $1 Billion can be saved province wide. Why... More
Unpublished Admin | January 30, 2017 | in Comment
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 it should stay. Canada is founded on welcoming refugees. From the arrival of United Empire Loyalists fleeing the American revolution to Irish refugees fleeing starvation and the potato... More

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Chaudière Falls
Indian Reserve
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Cultural genocide
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Indian bands
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City of Ottawa
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Ontario Municipal Property Assessment Corp.
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Ottawa
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West Carleton
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2016 US Elections
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Free Trade
Violence Against Women
Healthcare
Black Lives Matter
My fellow Americans, It's a long-standing tradition for the sitting president of the United States to leave a parting letter in the Oval Office for the... more
President Obama
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America
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Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
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Donald Trump
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President of the United States of America
White House
Richard Clarke
Osama bin Laden
Twitter
Republican Party
President Obama
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Harvard
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Ottawa police
Ottawa Police Association
Ottawa Police Services Board
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“Mr. President-elect, can you stand here today, once and for all and say that no one connected to you or your campaign had any contact with Russia leading up... more
Donald Trump
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Crime Prevention Ottawa
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City of Ottawa
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Ottawa
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Lisa Raitt
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Véronique Soucy
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Sandy Hill
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Wildlife
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