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(Nepean, ON) - The Green Party of Ontario is pleased to announce James O'Grady has been nominated to represent the Green Party in the next Ontario provincial election in the new riding of Nepean, in the Greater Ottawa Area.   Mr. O'Grady grew up in Nepean and continues to reside at his family home in the community of Trend-Arlington. He is a... More
Mike Schreiner | May 27, 2017 | in Comment
The outcome of the BC election is a game changer for BC and Canada.  People want a new way of doing politics. The BC Greens delivered.  I'm so proud of the positive campaign the BC Greens ran in the face of intense negative attacks. Andrew Weaver made it clear that he would bring a spirit of cooperation and collaboration to the Legislature when he... More
Yasir Naqvi | May 17, 2017 | in Announcement
Ontario is taking action to overhaul the province's land use planning appeals system to give communities a stronger voice and ensure people have access to faster, fairer and more affordable hearings. In the coming weeks, legislation will be introduced to create the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, which would, if passed, replace the Ontario... More
Only a few days into his new job as an executive at Canada’s energy regulator Sylvain Bédard asked for help. A list of six questions from National Observer had arrived in his email inbox.  Most of the questions were about botched security arrangements for a National Energy Board (NEB) pipeline hearing in Montreal.  One of the questions described a... More

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Substance abuse is the harmful or hazardous use of prescription or illegal drugs for non-medical reasons. The use of drugs cause several physical harms, but... more
Carrie Fisher
mental illness
Shan Simpson
J2DW
workplace safety
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today after hearing of the fatal shooting at the Centre culturel islamique de Québec located... more
Quebec City Mosque shooting
Justin Trudeau
Muslim
Racism
Hate crimes
religion
Islam
hate
Canada
Jan. 27, 2017 9:30am It’s kind of like a church, that’s found itself on the wrong side of the tracks. The lighting is dim and the people look grievous. Except... more
Smiths Falls Police
CAS
Smiths Falls
Lanark Leeds and Grenville
"No one should be surprised" - With the society's reputation HAS a truer thing ever been said? (might be the only true thing CUPE has ever said) but it is... more
CUPE
Children's Aid Society
Wynne
OACAS
Ottawa, 23 January 2017 – Concerned residents from across the city are presenting a petition to Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, Kanata Councilor Marianne Wilkinson,... more
South March Highlands
City of Ottawa Wildlife policy
KNL
living with wildlife
Greenspace Alliance of Canada's Capital
The Public Policy Forum released its much anticipated report on the future of Canadian media yesterday. The Shattered Mirror: News, Democracy and Trust in the... more
Public Policy Forum
media
copyright reform
Copyright Act
Internet
Internet freedom
News
democracy
Digital media
bloggers
news aggregators
Copyright law
link tax
Good day. I wanted to let you know that the Energy East pipeline process was just declared void due to revelations uncovered by National Observer last year... more
Energy East pipeline
Energy East
National Observer
Mike DeSouza
Donald Trump
propaganda
Investigative journalism
whistleblowers
Journalism
climate denial
intolerance
Linda Solomon Wood
cdnpoli
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   (Queen's Park): “What projects is Queen’s Park cutting in order to double the gas tax money to municipalities?” asks Green Party of... more
Transit
Gas Tax
Ontario Municipality
Ontario Liberal Party
Kathleen Wynne
John Tory
Patrick Brown
Mike Schreiner
Green Party of Ontario
GTA
Toronto
ONPoli
money
On record, it is written that the first settler of European descent to arrive in the Ottawa-Hull region of Canada was Philemon Wright. Philemon Wright was born... more
Chaudière Falls
Indian Reserve
Indian Ossuary
Hull Cemetery
Kana:tso Mohawk
cdnpoli
ONPoli
ottpoli
Cultural genocide
According to Premiere Wynne the public should just assume the school boards would work closely with the children's aid society without any kind of legislation... more
Children's Aid Society
Ombudsman's Office
College of Social Work
Privacy Commissioner
Kathleen Wynne
Justin Trudeau
The Campaign for a National Voice for Indigenous Women Canada was established to gain acknowledgement for identity, culture, law, lands, and to promote access... more
Indigenous Womens Research
Native Women
Injustice
social justice
self-governance
cdnpoli
discrimination
prejudice
hate
Indian bands
victims
Aboriginal Women in Canada
Canada
The Canadian government is spending tax dollars for lunch-ins, flights, tickets for games, concerts, and tens of thousands to attend tennis matches, and the... more
Misuse of taxes
Canadian politics
cdnpoli
ottpoli
City of Ottawa
ONPoli
Whitehorse
Sam Katz
Greg Selinger
Ontario Municipal Property Assessment Corp.
"Hello from the other side. I must have called a thousand times ..."  - Adele By the crime reporting statistics alone, it would appear that the residents of... more
Ottawa
crime
West Carleton
March
Ottawa Police Services
Eli El-Chantiry
ottpoli
“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
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
USpoli
America

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