Op-Ed

Letters Of This Type

Recall Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs. Most people who have graduated high school in the last 20 years are familiar with it. Huawei is one of few organizations to... more
huawei
Canada
China
Globalization
Socialism
Conservatism
climate change
cdnpoli
For those expecting the Doug Ford Progressive Conservatives to cut government as deeply as was done during the Mike Harris years, the recent budget comes as a... more
 
April 24, 2019
Doug Ford
Education cuts
Ontario Politics
In her blog on Jan. 25, MP Cheryl Gallant asserted, “The Canada Food Guide is not based on factual, science-based research. The new Trudeau Liberal food guide... more
Cheryl Gallant
Supply Management
PPC
People's Party
The lack of transparency at City Hall makes it very difficult to ever know exactly what’s going on in any project. An announcement of a billion dollar over-run... more
ottpoli
OSEG
Landsdowne Park
Healthcare
Transparency
I am profoundly concerned by the proliferation of "fake news" on climate change in Canada. By making this a wedge issue, conservatives have moved public... more
cdnpoli
climate change
Conservatives
environmentalists
When Jody Wilson-Raybould stood up for her principles and the rule of law for all, not the rule of law by exception, she gave city councilors, communities and... more
Ottawa official plan
Ottcity
Clive Doucet
ottpoli
community issues
City of Ottawa
NCC-CCN
Planning
developers
During her 2013 bid for leadership of the Liberal Party, Vancouver Quadra MP Joyce Murray proposed a legislative plan to protect Gatineau Park, "to help... more
Gatineau Park
Environment
Treasury Board
Joyce Murray
National Interest Land Mass
Prince Edward Island is not an island. By geographic accident, it does find itself surrounded by water. But in a broader sense, PEI’s maritime isolation is... more
SNC-Lavalin scandal
carbon emissions
putting a price on carbon
National Unity
green jobs
climate change
Regardless of political-correctness, or promises about being environmentally friendly, or long-term cost savings, nothing can cover up the new $4.6 billion... more
LRT Stage 2
The NCC’s January 24th board meeting illustrated why Gatineau Park is an ongoing administrative nightmare. A number of questionable statements were made and... more
cdnpoli
Gatineau Park
Environment
Tobi Nussbaum
Gatineau Park Master Plan
qcpoli
The Leader’s October 31st editorial repudiated the carbon tax policy of the federal Liberal government, asserting that “it will not alter our behaviour.”  In... more
 
November 14, 2018
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

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