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DEAR EDITOR: I am writing in response to councillor and candidate Dawn Quinn’s comments during the municipal all-candidates debate, held on Oct. 4, when asked... more
Smiths Falls
Smiths Falls Police
“Premier Ford’s anti-climate agenda is bad for the environment and bad for business. And today we learned that the Premier’s reckless actions are a $3 billion... more
Doug Ford
Green Party of Ontario
ONPoli
Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to stand here today and I acknowledge we are on the traditional territory of the Algonquin peoples. To them I say meegwetch.

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climate change
Canadian politics
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May
Letter in National Post, August 8, 2018 Re:  Expect job market moderation in the months ahead, internal memo tells Morneau, Andy Blatchford, Aug 1, 2018 Today... more
deficits
Many growing cities approaching 1.5 million people introduce a regional rail service. Toronto introduced regional rail in 1967, with the Go Train system. The... more
ottpoli
Municipal election
Clive Doucet
Transit
From ScienceAdvances;  http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/8/eaar5982.full INTRODUCTION The environmental impacts of a fossil fuel–powered economy have... more
Hydraulic fracturing
fracking
Environment
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis vowed Monday that "no effort must be spared" to root out priestly sex abuse and cover-up from the Catholic Church, but gave... more
Sexual Abuse
Vatican
Pope Francis
This study examines the extent to which separatism in South Sudan led the failure of the state and its institutions and aims to draw lessons from this... more
South Sudan
Sudan
  Letter in National Post,  May 8, 2018Re:  John Ivison: Left-of-centre Liberals leave Singh's NDP struggling for relevance, May 3, 2018 In his 1971... more
Bernie Sanders
Tommy Douglas
Bank of Canada
Re:  Federal fiscal policies ‘sustainable’ over long term, says new PBO report, MARCO VIGLIOTTI, Jan. 23, 2018 Growing poverty and inequality are not... more
MMT
gold standard
fiat money
Alan Greenspan
Bill Mitchell
Appraising fiscal health Jan 17, 2018   Re: Feds plan to reduce deficit in long term, Morneau says, Jan. 13 A monetarily sovereign government is not like... more
Debt
deficits
fiscal anchors
debt ratio
MMT
monetary sovereignty
Re:  'Unstoppable' labour market adds jobs for 12th month, drops jobless rate to 5.9%, The Canadian Press, Dec. 1, 2017 The inanity of modern neo-liberal... more
 
December 6, 2017
neo-liberalism
full employment
https://www.thestar.com/opinion/letters_to_the_editors/2017/11/15/your-letters-are-the-rich-paying-their-fair-share-of-taxes-in-canada.html When the credit... more
 
November 15, 2017
tax havens
Paradise Papers
fiat currency
Extraordinary Financing Framework
Missed Connection – City of Ottawa Transit and Housing Policies   After a ten year delay, the City of Ottawa is completing the first phase of its east - west... more
Rapid Transit
Social Infrastructure
affordable housing
Ottawa Citizen - Letters to the Editor Dear Editor: Your recent Editorial on infrastructure funding ("No to higher taxes ...", Ottawa Citizen, Aug. 23, 2017)... more
Municipal Infrastructure
Property Taxes
User fees
ONPoli
ottpoli

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