Letters

Well here we go again. Just as double vaccination rates are rising in Canada, so are the number of new cases of the latest variant of Covid-19: Omicron. Will... more
covid-19
Omicron variant
vaccines
UnpublishedCafe
Podcast
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Ottawa Biosphere Eco-City (OBEC) is an organization dedicated to pursuing an "environmentally sustainable City that support a high quality of life, now and for... more
Ottawa
Glebe
Sustainability
greenspace
city planning
On the evening of October 7th, I had the privilege of attending the organization Shake Up the Establishment‘s “Movers & Shakers Climate Crash Course.” The... more
climate change
greenhouse gas emissions
Pipelines
nature-based solutions
natural capital
ecosystem services
Ottawa, November 26, 2021 Hon. Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing College Park 17th Floor, 777 Bay St. Toronto, ON, M7A 2J3 Dear Minister... more
Ottawa official plan
People's Official Plan
Ottawa, November 26, 2021 Hon. Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing College Park 17th Floor, 777 Bay St. Toronto, ON, M7A 2J3 Dear Minister... more
Ottawa official plan
People's Official Plan
Ottawa City Council
climate action
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What do we do about urban trees? New approaches to the character and quality of urban and suburban life have to include a shift in the landscape of these... more
Save Hunt Club Forest
urban trees
Ottawa
A 2018 report by William Lahey was supposed to serve as a sustainability roadmap for Nova Scotia’s forestry industry, but three years later, the author says... more
trees
Conservation
ecology
lumber
nspoli
Last week I was reading about two things happening soon on Parliament Hill. The first was that the Carillion on the Peace Tower will go silent as soon as... more
ottpoli
HOC
Virtual Parliament
Hybrid Parliament
8 pm Eastern | 5 pm Pacific It’s back to business for MP’s in the House of Commons as the Liberals took the wraps off their agenda with the Throne Speech. The... more
Canadian Parliament
Canadian politics
Justin Trudeau
Liberal Party
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  Corruption Contagion? What if things we most trust, are the most rigged?Four examples. I study systemic corruption.  The kind that is not in the news.  It... more
Contagion

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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
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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
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