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Over the centuries, Russia has attempted to control Ukraine as a fore-post or buffer against attacks of Scythians, Polovtsev, Tatars, Mongols, Ottomans,... more
Crimea
Russia
Ukraine
Europe
NATO
Vladamir Putin
Germany
Hitler
Stalin
Tatars
Khrushchev
Black Sea
Belarus
Politics
war
Dear Editor (Ottawa Citizen):      While in general this is an ambitious plan for expanding the LRT ("Full steam ahead for city LRT expansion plans", Ottawa... more
LRT Phase 2
childcare
Seniors
Unitarian campus
Rochester Field
I recall a number of conversations in recent years between FCA members on what it would take to allow communities to fully engage in the process to which I'm... more
Developer Ambassadors
Planning
Jim Watson
Ottawa City Hall
Public consultation
community
community based planning
Ottawa
In response to Ottawa City Councillor Jan Harder's comments in the Ottawa Citizen about the Developer Ambassador initiative the Planning Department is touting... more
DeveloDeveloper Ambassadors
Development
Planning
City of Ottawa
Ottawa City Hall
Jan Harder
Lobbyist Registry
Ottawaper Ambassadors
A long time ago, while working at Ontario Hydro, first as an expeditor and then a buyer in their Nuclear Generation Division, I experienced a rare glimpse into... more
nuclear power
Sustainability
people power
solar energy
storage
microgrid
future
As President of the Kanata Beaverbrook Community Association, my initial reaction to Jan Harder’s “client relationship leaders” (CLR) project is that it puts... more
Official Plan
Planning
Ottawa City Council
Jan Harder
Development
Otawa City Hall
Ottawa
Community Associations
Developer Ambassadors
The announcement by the Ontario Government to permit municipal councils to consider instituting a ranked ballot system by the 2018 municipal elections gives... more
Municipal elections
Ottawa City Council
democratic reform
first past the post
campaign financing; transparency; voting; municipal election; fair elections; ottawa elections; campaign finance reform; social media; campaign rules;
I know that this is the Borowitz's style of satire coming through, but it is pointless to talk down to the "unconverted" humans on our planet, even in jest. I... more
Social Media
pundits
elitism
media
Letters to the Editor
cognitive science
global warming
climate change
When does the dream end, and reality takes over? Like many people, I have enjoyed several attractions  and events that took place along Preston Street –... more
Preston Street
LIttle Italy
City Hall
City of Ottawa
Development
Condos
ethnicity
Italy
Italian
Intensification
community and neighbourhood
Culture
Ottawa
  The Federal Government has decided that Canada needs a national bird.  As a way of celebrating our 150th anniversary as a country in 2017, the plan is to... more
There is a time and a place for humour. When the Prime Minister of Canada made a joke in response to Mr. Mulcair’s question about the legitimacy of Canada’s... more
Government
Stephen Harper
House of Commons
River Parkway Children’s Centre | River Heights Children’s Centre Mayor & Members of Council City of Ottawa, 110 Laurier Ave. West Ottawa ON  K1P 1J1 Dear... more
Ottawa City Council
2015 Budget
child care
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
It is my flag. It is your flag. It is our flag. It is recognized around the world, and all Canadians stand a little bit straighter when we see it raised to... more
Today’s Globe and Mail includes an editorial captioned “A ‘war on terrorism’? No thanks. There are smarter ways to meet the threat” viewable at http://www.... more
religion
Freedom of Religion
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Constitution Act 1982
Islam
Koran
Prophet Muhammad
Terrorism
Islamic terrrorism
I have been pondering since the 10 Pm Monday night when the rumor mill swirled about Rusty Riding into the Political Sunset of politics. What would happen in a... more
Lisa McLeod
Nepean-Carleton PCs
Conservative Party
Nepean
Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario
Conservative Party of Canada
The Conservative Party of Canada
Ottawa
Ontario
Canada

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