Letters

8 pm Eastern | 5 pm Pacific  They are the “frontline heroes “ of the pandemic. They were also first-in-line to be offered the Covid vaccine when it became... more
covid-19
vaccines
mandatory vaccinations
civil rights
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Several days after Council voted to go the Auditor General route to investigate the LRT project, I was interviewed on a radio talk show and at the end of the... more
Bob Chiarelli
Brian Guest
LRT
Ottawa City Hall
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The House of Commons will resume sitting on Monday, the first time since the Liberals won a minority government in the last election. In between, one of the... more
Parliament
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Canadian politics
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This week Rideau-Goulbourn (to be renamed Rideau-Jock) Ward Councillor Scott Moffat announced he would not be running for re-election in next years Ottawa... more
Scott Moffatt
Tim Tierney
Jim Watson
Alan Hubley
Keith Egli
Mathieu Fleury
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     Re:  Protecting the Earth — not the wealth of financial tycoons — at the heart of world’s unprecedented climate commitments, David Olive, Nov. 11, 2021... more
MMT
central banks
greenwashing
cdnpoli
It’s the Super Bowl for the Environment. COP26—The UN’s climate change summit has just wrapped up in Scotland. Almost 200 countries were in attendance for the... more
COP26
climate change
climate action
cdnpoli
Canada’s military has garnered a lot of the spotlight lately, mainly for the wrong reasons. Complaints of sexual harassment and intimidation continue with... more
Canadian Military
sexual misconduct
Sexual Harassment
RMC
Canada
Mark Popov
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I do not write much about the work I do on Parliament Hill, today is different.  After working with veterans for 4 of the last five years this is the last... more
 
Letter type:
November 14, 2021
Veterans
Remembrance Day
Canadians continue to roll up their sleeves for the Covid-19 vaccine. Booster shots are now available for the those who qualify, and children 5-11 years old... more
covid-19
mandatory vaccines
vaccines
Healthcare
healthcare workers
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ONPoli
abpoli
qcpoli
Canadians will be living with pandemic fallout for a long time to come.   Not just in health care and the economy – in our social and political order. In... more
covid-19
mandates
passports
civil
rights
vaccine
election
federal
Government
EI

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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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