Letters

Since the pandemic started in Canada, the federal government has handed out more than $289 billion in Covid-support to Canadians who were affected by the... more
Canada Recovery Benefit
CRB
employment
small business
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Where Will Our Food Come From? A cow paddock in Riverside South, within the catchment area of two transit stations of the Phase II Light Rail System, will... more
Ottawa official plan
Local food
Ottcity
ottpoli
Students, parents, grandparents, RBC clients, and citizens concerned about climate change will protest at RBC offices across Canada on Friday, October 29. The... more
banks. finance
climate crisis
RBC
cdnpoli
ottpoli
On September 15th, I had the privilege of attending a "Mini Event" one-day conference hosted by Humane Canada, on the subject of "The Impacts of Climate Change... more
Animal welfare
climate change
global warming
The Canadian Constitution has been taking a beating from the provinces during the pandemic. Ontario uses the notwithstanding clause to get its way on third... more
Canadian Federalism
Alberta alienation
Referendums
cdnpoli
Following our last federal election, which saw the Liberals return to government with another minority, voices have been rising about a more fair and equitable... more
electoral reform
Canadian politics
proportional representation
Ranked Ballot
cdnpoli
The pandemic was deeply disruptive for small and medium-sized businesses across Canada. More than half had to shut down their workplace and many had to adapt... more
small business
Public Opinion Poll
Abacus Data
covid-19
cdnpoli
The mantra is clear for most small business operators, “we can’t find people to work because of government subsidies” and it’s hurting their recovery. How true... more
covid-19
CERB
Jobs
employment
economics
CRB
cdnpoli
With a new leader in 2020, there was great promise for the Green Party of Canada. The Toronto Centre by-election result was exciting and I posted in a GPC chat... more
Green Party of Canada
Annamie Paul
Canadian politics
cdnpoli
The lay of the land politically has not shifted since the beginning of the pandemic. When COVID arrived, the Liberals had a minority government propped up by... more
Canadian politics
Justin Trudeau
Jagmeet Singh
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Green leader Annamie Paul resigned.  She did so amidst a torrent of accusations that she never had a chance due to the dreadful treatment she received from the... more
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May
Annamie Paul
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Despite province-wide opposition, the Ford government has again defied your Environmental Bill of Rights, and used a Budget Bill to gut crucial environmental... more
ONPoli
Green Party
Doug Ford
Conservation
climate change
insurance
Dear Editor (Ottawa Citizen), Jon Willing's article on the City's recent mapping of neighbourhoods as part of its Official Plan review (Maps illustrate... more
Official Plan
FCA
Intensification
Ottcity
ottpoli
The Green Party of Canada issued a statement today regarding the filing of an application in Ontario Superior Court. The statement reads, “...the Green Party... more
Green Party of Canada
Politics
Annamie Paul
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