Letters

There was a point in time during which largely-ordinary and respectable Canadians could and did support the so-called "Freedom Convoy", a convoy including both... more
Canadian politics
Ottawa
vaccine mandates
freedom convoy
Throughout human history, societies have singled out minority groups to blame for all their problems and punish ritually to try to save the community from... more
covid
vaccines
scapegoating
othering
trucker convoy
Canadian Museum of Human Rights
Human Rights
At his virtual town hall meeting on January 20, Hull-Aylmer MP Greg Fergus flagged construction of a house at Meech Lake to announce that he and his West... more
Greg Fergus
Sophie Chatel
Gatineau Park
Julie Miville-Dechêne
Senate of Canada
Environment
National Capital Commission
Tobi Nussbaum
Filomena Tassi
Steven Guilbeault
Steven McKinnon
Graeme C. Clark
Today on the show, We have an interview with Jerry Fiori of the Ottawa Disability Coalition. The Ottawa Disability Coalition is a network of organizations... more
The ongoing pandemic has been a test run of the capacity of government to address further potential or inevitable crises of the future, from climate change to ... more
Ontario Politics
Green Party of Ontario
  A household needs to save today to spend in the future, but this does not apply to the government of Canada which owns the Bank of Canada and issues the... more
 
Letter type:
January 25, 2022
central banks
austerity
Graham Towers
deficit spending
deficits
MMT
functional finance
We’re about two weeks away from the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in China. Relations between Canada and China are the worst they’ve ever been. China was not... more
Olympics
sport
Canada
China
cdnpoli
It is the pinnacle of amateur sports. In less than one month, those athletes will be competing for their country in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.... more
Olympics
China
cdnpoli
Podcast
UnpublishedCafe
sport
KINGSTON -- Ontario Greens’ health critic and candidate for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston Dr. Marlene Spruyt called for urgent action to address the nursing... more
Green Party of Ontario
Dr. Marlene Spruyt
Doug Ford
nursing
covid
Bill 124
ONPoli
Almost every week in local media, we see advertisements for non-profit charities seeking board members to help govern their organizations. And when we visit... more
 
Letter type:
January 10, 2022
Smiths Falls

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OTTAWA (March 15, 2022)__Could a spritz of super-tiny particles of gold and peptides on a damaged heart potentially provide minimally invasive, on-the-spot... more
Heart
Gold
Cardiovascular diseases
University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Emilio Alarcon
Dr. Erik Suuronen
uOttawa
Ottawa
John Ivison is right in his column on the Russian invasion of Ukraine. What if the collective effort of western nations isn’t enough to save the fledging... more
Russian-Ukrainian War
NATO
European Union
Ukraine
Russia
democracy
Volodymyr Zelenskyy
Vladamir Putin
NEWS RELEASE The Alberta RCMP recently became aware of a small organized group within the larger Coutts protest. Information was received that this group... more
freedom convoy
RCMP
Coutts blockade
Alberta
cdnpoli
The Fulcrum is the University of Ottawa's legendary English newspaper.  The Ottawa Beaver Killings, is an investigative podcast from The Fulcrum Radio Show.... more
Ottawa Beaver Killings
beavers
Wildlife
Nick Stow
Daniel Buckles
Donna Dubreuil
OttawaCarletonWildlifeCentre
Ottawa City Hall
ottpoli