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The unprecedented access to information in the Middle East and North Africa have had a great impact on the population and regimes. The population, largely... more
Yasser Harrak
Globalization
Middle East
North Africa
MENA
Arab Spring
Targuist Sniper
Morocco
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
UAE
Social Media
Facebook
propaganda
intelligence
protest movement
By Mark Blevis & David Coletto In August 2016, we explored how Canadians use the internet to discuss and debate politics, get their news, and what role... more
Internet
Politics
Social Media
Facebook
cdnpoli
public opinion
Abacus Data
fake news
propaganda
news media
Canada
Facebook likes to ask us, “What’s on Your Mind?”, “Where Are You?”, “How Are You Feeling?”.  Nosy little platform if I do say so myself.  But it isn’t the only... more
Social Media
Big Brother
privacy
EULA
end-user
On Wednesday, July 27th, I presented the following before the Standing Committee on General Government, concerning Bill 201..... Thank you for the opportunity... more
Ontario Politics
Ontario Libertarian Party
Elections Ontario
campaign financing
Transparency
voting
Municipal election
fair elections
ottawa elections
campaign finance reform
Social Media
campaign rules
Ontario
The hacker group known as Anonymous has set its sights on Donald Trump after the Republican presidential candidate floated a ban on Muslims entering the United... more
Donald Trump
Anonymous
Muslims
ISIS
Republican Party
United States
hackers
Social Media
Trump Tower
New York City
US Presidential Election
America
The CBC had to close its Comments section recently due to racist slurs against indigenous people, Muslims, and others.  One alternative is to seek out niche... more
Technology
information technologies
Social Media
online forums
online comments
trolls
trolling
Facebook
Racism
I've been fairly critical of the media's role in this election.  From the consortium threatening to pull Conservative Ads on false copyright pretenses, to... more
Elections 2015
Liberal Party of Canada
Media bias
Conservative Party of Canada
Andrew Coyne
Munk Debates
#GlobeDebate
Elizabeth May
Social Media
Voters
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
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
I recently made some time to meet several local candidates for city councillor in Ward 16 (River) at the Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre. With ten... more
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Ranked Ballot Ottawa
term limits
electoral reform
campaign finance reform
Social Media
campaign rules
ottawa elections
fair elections
Transparency
voting
Municipal election
Ottawa City Council
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
Municipal election: Rules on use of city resources and social media need to be clarified and updated It is well understood that incumbents have a tremendous... more
2014 Municipal election
campaign financing
Transparency
voting
Municipal election
fair elections
ottawa elections
campaign finance reform
Social Media
campaign rules
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
The only thing that should be developed at Bayview is the new football/soccer stadium because of its access to mass transit (4-way rail link). I agree that... more
Innovation
Technology
Bayview Yards
Film and Television production
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
governance
Social Media
Hi Ken, The communications advice you give to OC Transpo is the pre-social media approach to public relations. The idea of modern communications is not to hide... more
OC Transpo
Communications
Social Media
Ottawa
City of Ottawa
Twitter