Letters

My opinion of the tunnel and its extensions has always been it is too expensive, (8 billion), too difficult to build (cave ins) and too long to make happen (20... more
City of Ottawa
Development
LRT Rail
Housing
ottpoli
Commuting
As the calendar turns to 2019, Canadians are looking down the road to see what is coming over the horizon. For some Canadians, the view is a little foreboding... more
cdnpoli
Debt
Housing
job security
political leaders
Sacred Water   Liquid, gas, solid.  Cool to the touch unless heated. Clear and translucent, Appearing in shades of green and blue.    Essential to life— ... more
 
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January 9, 2019
Water
sacred
poem
Peru
Sacred Valley
In his New York Times article on December 26, 2018, Dr. Richard Friedman stated that cannabidiol (CBD) may be simply an expensive placebo. This careless claim... more
 
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January 8, 2019
Cannabis
Marijuana
medical marijuana
cbd
Definition of Whistleblower: Guardian of the Public Trust.  Proposed legislation for Greece - A black and white law to protect any person exposing waste, fraud... more
Dr Shiv Chopra
health canada
Food
Food safety
Whistleblower
Corrupt to the Core
How people think about political leaders has to do with a lot of factors, well beyond their policy positions. Voters develop a sense of what kind of person... more
 
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December 31, 2018
Absolute power corrupts absolutely. I am wondering if Doug Ford understands how this famous phrase relates to his role as premier. The premier denies that the... more
As Ontario turns its back on hundreds of renewable energy contracts, the province at the heart of Canada's oilpatch appears to be going in a different... more
climate change
Alberta
Energy Sector
OTTAWA – Democracy Watch released the letter it sent today to Ontario Integrity Commissioner David Wake calling on him to rule on the legality of Premier Ford’... more
 
Letter type:
December 18, 2018
  The Ontario PC Government recently introduced Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act. Part of the Bill would allow municipalities to create “... more
 
Letter type:
December 17, 2018
ontarion
gmovernment
Conservation
Environment
Greenbelt
ONPoli

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  The Ontario PC Government recently introduced Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act. Part of the Bill would allow municipalities to create “... more
 
Letter type:
December 17, 2018
ontarion
gmovernment
Conservation
Environment
Greenbelt
ONPoli
I’m sure Brian Mulroney will appreciate Fen Hampson’s recent Ottawa Citizen article praising Mulroney’s quiet role in the first so-called Gulf War. This is... more
political fiction
propaganda
War in Iraq
Gulf War
Brian Mulroney
Brian Mulroney Institute
George Bush
fake news
St. FX
Fen Hampson
Carleton University
Norman Paterson School of Public Affairs
cdnpoli
Ottawa, June 7—The birth of Direct Democracy in Canada is taking place today with the launch of Unpublished.vote, a voting tool and forum dedicated to... more
unpublished.vote
Unpublished.Cafe
Direct Democracy
James O'Grady
Ed Hand
cdnpoli onpoli
ottpoli
[Learn more about your local community and Green Party candidate James O'Grady at jamesogrady.ca]  Dear fellow Nepean residents,  My name is James O’Grady. I... more
James O'Grady
Nepean
Green Party of Ontario
Nepean Greens
elxn2018
ONPoli