Op-Ed

Letters Of This Type

The Chelsea mayor is howling like a banshee in the local press and on the CBC, threatening to take the NCC to court over what she says is a shortfall in... more
Gatineau Park
Chelsea
the National Capital Commission
Payments in lieu of taxes
Meech Lake
What kind of energy superpower imports forty per cent of its oil? Canada cannot act decisively on the latest IPCC report if we remain an energy colony, serving... more
 
By Guy
November 3, 2018
Energy
USMCA
IPCC
U.S.
Saudi Arabia
Maritimes
Atlantic Canada
Green economy
LNG
As Chelsea’s municipal council weighs whether to allow construction of a two-story building only a few metres from the water at 774 Meech Lake Road, I thought... more
Gatineau Park
Environment
Meech Lake
Private Property Construction
nature
Greg Fergus
MP
Katharine Fletcher
774 Meech Lake Road
CBC Ottawa
#cdnpoli
Pablo Rodriguez
Foreword: I dusted off this piece from March 2017, originally entitled Us vs. Them. It is a more crucial message in the eternal now then before. This pendulum... more
sociology
environmentalism
enlightenment
humanity
nationalism
In an arrogant bid to force the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) to resume peace talks, the Trump government has revoked visas for the Palestinian... more
Palestine / Israel
CBC Ottawa’s response to my complaint over its botched and slanted August 9 coverage regarding the threat of more residential construction in the Pontiac... more
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
writing
philosophy
History
News
fake news
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
 
July 19, 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
 
June 28, 2018
Ottawa’s main streets are the lifeblood of our communities. It is in these public spaces that we shop, work, and spend time with our families. Unfortunately,... more
West Coast Video
2018 Municipal Election
developers
Old Ottawa South
Glebe
Capital Ward
So The Wife and I were out for a stroll today and stopped by the Union Street Cafe. While ordering, I asked our barista about the origin of their street name.... more
CAPP
Liberal
Pipelines
In March of this year, Special Envoy to Myanmar Bob Rae reported “strong signals that crimes against humanity were committed” against the Rohingya Muslims and... more
Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Truth and Reconciliation report
Calls to Action
Baird’s Gold Standard on Saudi Human Rights As Harper’s UN spokesman, John Baird used to say “I refuse to go along to get along”, at least when the slightest... more
Saudi Arabia
Official Israeli Discrimination Enhanced by New Law The Jewish citizens of Israel recently gained an enhanced measure of official dominance over Palestinian... more
Palestine / Israel
Eretz
Israel
Palestine
Stephen Harper
Benjamin Netanyahu
democracy
Middle East
Before Canada can be a leader in international anti-money-laundering, we have to obey the Bank of Canada ACT and stop paying an average of $30 Billion a year... more
Bank of Canada
Bank of Canada ACT
Public Bank
Private Banks
money laundering

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