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Edward Farnworth | December 17, 2018 | in Rant
  The Ontario PC Government recently introduced Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act. Part of the Bill would allow municipalities to create “open for business” zoning bylaws. The bill will allow municipalities to bypass numerous existing pieces of legislation including The Greenbelt Act, which protects a large swath of land in... More
Morgan Duchesney | June 17, 2018 | in Op-Ed
I’m sure Brian Mulroney will appreciate Fen Hampson’s recent Ottawa Citizen article praising Mulroney’s quiet role in the first so-called Gulf War. This is especially true since the former prime minister is currently attempting to reinvent himself with projects like the Brian Mulroney Institute of Government at St. Francis Xavier University.... More
Unpublished Admin | June 7, 2018 | in Announcement
Ottawa, June 7—The birth of Direct Democracy in Canada is taking place today with the launch of Unpublished.vote, a voting tool and forum dedicated to empowering Canadians to become better informed on the issues that affect them, and to express their point of view on individual issues as they enter the collective consciousness. Unpublished.vote is... More
[Learn more about your local community and Green Party candidate James O'Grady at jamesogrady.ca]  Dear fellow Nepean residents,  My name is James O’Grady. I am the Green Party of Ontario candidate in Nepean, my home for the better part of 48 years. In 2010, I ran for Ottawa City Council in Ward 9: Knoxdale-Merivale where I finished second out of... More

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Democracy, originally referred to in Greek as Demos Kratos or the power of people, can be questionable in Western and Eastern democracies from the angles of... more
Yasser Harrak
Robert Rohshneider
Alan S Gerber
Thomas A Baylis
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   New Report: Municipal Climate Action Needs Provincial Support to Succeed   A new report card released today by the Urban Climate... more
municipalities
climate change
Ontario
Carbon Pricing
Ottawa
Toronto
Oakville
Hamilton
Windsor
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  Sometimes the best of intentions get lost in their application. What was intended to be soothing can turn out to be annoying and frustrating. Too often... more
All of humanity currently risks exposure to toxic chemicals all over creation in a similar vein to the Mad Hatter of Alice in Wonderland fame.  And, maybe, as... more
pesticides
Food
FDA
health canada
chronic illness
Neonicotinoids
cancer
Alzheimer
Parkinson diseases
At the April 24, 2018 (Tuesday) City of Ottawa Planning Committee meeting, under the innocuous guise of an omnibus report covering a series of zoning... more
Britannia Village
floodproofing
Ottawa River
berm
The Ontario Minister of Children and Youth Services Michael Coteau has actively refused to bring in regulation of the provinces regional autism centers despite... more
Accountability
Autism
Autism Policy
Michael Coteau
Ontario Election 2018
Ontario Autism Program
Ontario Politics
The farmers didn’t want anything to do with Daylight Saving Time! Why? If you believe that the farmers want Daylight Saving Time, or that we do this for... more
daylight saving time
Economy
Energy consumption
Energy
Energy conservation
Agriculture
farmers
dairy farmers
EU
labour
energy savings
Economic activity
Banks and investment broker-dealers in Canada and the US are playing a perfect game of Bait and Switch with your life savings.  Here's how that works. You walk... more
financial murder
larry elford
fraud investigator
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CUPE
OPSEU
ONTARIO UNIONS
April fool’s Day – Catholic Style I’m doubt if religious bureaucrats are better qualified than so-called laypeople to offer philosophical commentary based on... more
religious pablum
Archbishop Terrence Prendergast
First Nations
Pope Francis
Roman Catholic Church
cdnpoli
I had just cross-claimed against them in civil court. A week later my phone rang. The call display said it was a private number. My heart sank. The Children’s... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
Ottawa CAS
Post Media editors obviously see risk in readers being exposed to information that contradicts the dominant narrative on Israel/Palestine. In this way they act... more
Palestine / Israel
Middle East
Post Media
The Green Bin was supposed to be for disposing of compostable waste – organic matter, kitchen wastes, yard waste and a list of other acceptable items such as... more
Environment
dogs
OrgaWorld contract
ottpoli
Mayor Jim Watson
The Green Bin was supposed to be for disposing of compostable waste – organic matter, kitchen wastes, yard waste and a list of other acceptable items such as... more
Environment
dogs
OrgaWorld contract
Dear Sir and Madams: Ontario has been observing Daylight Saving Time ("DST") in Ontario for many decades, which is legislated by the Time Act, R.S.O. 1990,... more
daylight saving time
Daylight Savings Time
Energy
mental health
petition
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heart attacks
depression
SAD
saesonal affective disorder
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power
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