Letters

Cormac Cas was King of Thomond around the fifth century and he spawned a tribal grouping known as the Dál gCais or Dalcassians which dominated Munster until... more
O'Grady family history
O'Grady
History
Canadian History
Geneology
Canada
Ireland
Eire
Milesius
Cormac Cas
Thomond
O'Hart
We, the undersigned scientists, call for the immediate suspension of all environmental releases of GM crops and products, both commercially and in open field... more
 
Letter type:
September 9, 2013
GMOs
Food
Agriculture
science
soil
Sustainability
World
Monsanto
“We are what we were.”- Art Buckland (Sunken Villages interviewee, August 2013) Art can reflect both who we were and who we are. It can help us tell ourselves... more
Art
Photography
Sunken Villages
St. Laurence Seaway
Louis Helbig
Ottawa
Brockville
Marianne van Silfhout Gallery
St. Lawrence College
How City Council has handled the Casino affair should not be a surprise to citizens. We had a foretaste of it under the former Council when they abruptly... more
 
Letter type:
September 6, 2013
Casino
Lansdowne Live
governance
City of Ottawa
Eugene Melnyk
Marianne Wilkinson
Kent Kirpatrick
Ottawa
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
 
Letter type:
September 6, 2013
Oil
Edward Burtynsky
Oil sands
Photography
Museum of Nature
Canada
Ottawa
Enbridge’s proposal to ship tar sands oil through Ontario threatens the health and well being of our communities, water and farmland. The proposal is all risk... more
Enbridge Line 9 pipeline
Line 9
Enbridge Pipeline
Oil sands pipelines
Enbridge
Oil sands
tar sands
Ontario
Alberta
Dear Sir, I want Bill C-518 passed. I understand that you, John Williamson, a Conservative MP from New Brunswick, have introduced Bill C-518, a private members... more
 
Letter type:
September 4, 2013
Bill C-518
MP pensions
John Williamson
Conservative Party of Canada
Senate scandal
Fraud
Federal Government of Canada
Parliament
National Energy Board 444 Seventh Avenue SW Calgary, Alberta T2P 0X8 Dear National Energy Board, I’m writing on behalf of Green Party supporters across Ontario... more
Line 9
Enbridge Pipeline
Enbridge Line 9 pipeline
National Energy Board
Oil sands pipelines
Oil sands
tar sands
Bitumen
Ontario
Green Party of Ontario
climate change
Environment
While you do have to kill an animal to test brain tissue for rabies, there was absolutely no valid reason to suspect this animal had rabies, given that rabies... more
Killing wildlife in cities
Wildlife strategy
NCC wildlife policy
NCC
Gatineau Park
Gatineau
Lynx
Dear Councillor McRae, In light of a rejection of garbage incineration as a possibility for Ottawa, which reportedly you expressed at last Thursday's... more
 
Letter type:
September 2, 2013
Plasma gasification
Plasco Energy Group
Maria McRae
Ottawa City Council
Environment Committee
Waste management
Garbage

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Listen in on Jody Wilson-Raybould's telephone conversation with Privy Council Clerk Michael Wernick regarding the Defered Prosecution Agreement for SNC-Lavalin...
SNC-Lavalin scandal
cdnpoli
Jody Wilson-Raybould
Michael Wernick
Names are a combination of words by which a person, place, thing, or any object of thought is labeled. The Name 'Ottawa' and its origins are of the Algonquian... more
First Nations
Origins
Ottawa
Algonquin
Iroquois
Outaouais
Anishnabeg
Ojibwa
Pottawatomie
Mowhawk
Ottcity
ottpoli
Sunday February 10th, Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer sent a letter to Prime Minister calling to waive solicitor-client relationship priviledge in respect to... more
SNC-Lavalin
Justin Trudeau
Jody Wilson-Raybould
PMO
cdnpoli
Today is the first day and it's a cold one. - 20C and -30 windchill. I'm heading to the GRC on Route 62 to begin a busy day of ward meetings. I'll be meeting... more
Ottawa City Council
public transit
Stittsville
City of Ottawa
OC Transpo
Glen Gower