Letters

This is my fourth of five in a series about the Ottawa Municipal elections taking place October 22, 2018. Bay Bay ward became open when Councillor Mark Taylor... more
 
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September 23, 2018
Alta Vista
Bay
Osgoode
Somerset
This is a third in a series about the Ottawa Municipal elections taking place October 22, 2018.  I have covered 10 of the seats around council and in this post... more
 
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September 23, 2018
Kanata North
Knoxdale-Merivale
Rideau-Vanier
Capital Ward
On October 30th 2017, descendants from an Indian community located adjacent the Chaudiere falls in Gatineau, Quebec, hand delivered legal notice to Canada (... more
Kana:tso
Truth & Reconciliation
First Nations
Mohawk
AANDC
cdnpoli
Thirty-five years and 307 letters to Iowa’s oldest newspaper has taught me a thing or two. My entrance at the turn of the century into the world wide web... more
 
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September 20, 2018
writing
philosophy
History
News
fake news
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) - Incumbent mayoral candidate Jim Watson has declined to attend an upcoming all-candidates’ debate on... more
Jim Watson
Ecology Ottawa
2018 Municipal Election
debate
ottpoli
We, collectively, represent the principal investigators, research teams and stakeholder groups behind several distinct basic income experiments underway in... more
Doug Ford
Lisa Macleod
Basic Annual Income
Ontario PC Party
ONPoli
Today on the Unpublished Cafe podcast: This week, the Ontario Government announced it would be using the “Notwithstanding Clause” for the first time in its... more
Toronto City Council
ONPoli
Topoli
Notwithstanding
Charter of rights and freedoms
Upon recent inauguration as the new Progressive Conservative Premier of Ontario, Doug Ford has promised to lead the first ever true Government of the People.... more
 
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September 11, 2018
This spring Ontarians, rural residents in particular, felt the pinch of high prices at the gas pumps.  Naturally, a provincial election recently concluded... more
 
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September 11, 2018
Ontario's Family and Children's Services of Lanark, Leeds and Grenville is reporting going over budget $792,292 in what they're calling a budget shortfall then... more
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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
Aboriginal title and the concept was foreign to many indigenous people before European contact. Generally, indigenous people acknowledged their own customary... more
Indian land claims
Indigenous land claims
First Nations treaties
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
cdnpoli
ottpoli
  The Ontario PC Government recently introduced Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act. Part of the Bill would allow municipalities to create “... more
 
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December 17, 2018
ontarion
gmovernment
Conservation
Environment
Greenbelt
ONPoli