Understanding the Muslim view of the world in comparison with other monotheistic views is key in  understanding Muslim self-perception, the perception of the... more
Islam
Christianity
Judaism
For those of us of a certain age we have imbedded in our minds the image of Fonzie water skiing, while wearing his leather jacket, jumping over a shark and... more
Autism
Kathleen Wynne
Tracy MacCharles
ONPoli
Autism Ontario
Ontario
I write this from the train heading back from New York to Canada.  The last time I made this trip was September 2014, coming home from the Peoples’ Climate... more
climate action
Paris COP21 climate talks
COP21
climate change
GHGs
Carbon Pricing
Environment
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May
Canada
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 22, 2016 OTTAWA - Today, given Justice Charles Vaillancourt’s conclusions that Nigel Wright and others in Prime Minister... more
Mike Duffy
Senate scandal
PMO
Nigel Wright
Conservative Party of Canada
Steven Harper
Senate reform
Canadian law
Canada
Now that the trial is over and we can debate about whether all the time and money spent was worth it, whether justice was served, or even whether it was all a... more
Senate scandal
Mike Duffy
Canadian Senate
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Senate reform
Ethics
Reform
Canada
At a lecture sponsored by the Mahatma Gandhi Peace Council of Ottawa, renowned architect and Anishinaabe, Douglas Cardinal, spoke fiery words of peace to a... more
Chaudière Falls
sacred site
Algonquin Anishinaabe Grandfather William Commanda
Update Ap 28. license check of 16 listed investment advisors at RBC Wealth Management in #Saskatoon, found ZERO holding an advisor license.  Total is now ZERO... more
Elford
advocate
Liberal policy hope
systemic fraud
malpractice
Investment
misconduct
fraudulent concealment
advisor
broker
mutual funds
investing
Dear Mr. Wylie, From your response to a query from Councillors on the Environment Committee yesterday (April 19, 2016), I understood that your office could... more
tree
People and Trees
City of Ottawa
Urban Forest Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
trees
urban planning
community
Ottawa
Toronto, April 20, 2016 – The Ministry of Children and Youth Services has declared that as of May 1, Ontario will no longer provide Intensive Behavioural... more
Dr James Porter
ABA
Autism
Autism Press Release
autismdoesntendat5
BCBA
IBI
Kathleen Wynne
ONPoli
Tracy MacCharles
(le français suit l'anglais) IMPORTANT COMMUNITY MEETING - APRIL 28, 2016 AT 7:30 PM - 6020 Piperville Road, Carlsbad Springs Community Center, Carlsbad... more
 
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April 19, 2016
Taggart Miller
CRRRC project
Ottawa east landfill
Leda clay
DumptheDump2
DumptheDumpNow
Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
Glen Murray
As you know I have just had a meeting with the Leader of the Official Opposition and the Leader of the Third Party to discuss election financing reform. I will... more
Chief Electoral Officer
Attorney General
Ontario Politics
Ontario Political Fundraising
Kathleen Wynne
Ethics
campaign financing
Campaign donations
Andrea Horwath
Patrick Brown
ONPoli
Campaign donation limits
Ontario
The rot of big money in Ontario politics stinks. People want action now to clean up the mess. Comprehensive fundraising reform is essential to renewing our... more
ONPoli
Ontario Political Fundraising
Campaign donations
corporate and union donations
Queen's Park
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Mike Schreiner
Green Party of Ontario
Ontario Liberal Party
Ontario PC Party
ONDP
per vote subsidy
 COMMUNITY VERSUS CELEBRITY I grew up in the 1940s and ‘50s in the Roxbury ghetto community in Boston’s south end.  We were a blend of poor Irish and Italian... more
 
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April 14, 2016
Counselling
Coaching
Hypnotherapy
Mediation
Richard M. Haney
Jane Jacobs
Karma
democracy
Policy
Potlatch
happiness
What Mayor Watson and company have done by ignoring the obvious is create a safey problem in the transportation of people within Ottawa. In one vote they have... more
 
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April 13, 2016
Ottawa
Uber
taxi
taxes
bylaw
Mayor Watson
City Council
(Originally posted on EcologicalSelf.com) She was looking at me quizzically with a little smile on her face. I felt there was something behind that smile. So I... more
 
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April 12, 2016
nature
mindfulness
beauty
joy
well being
time
walkabout
stress

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As you know I have just had a meeting with the Leader of the Official Opposition and the Leader of the Third Party to discuss election financing reform. I will... more
Chief Electoral Officer
Attorney General
Ontario Politics
Ontario Political Fundraising
Kathleen Wynne
Ethics
campaign financing
Campaign donations
Andrea Horwath
Patrick Brown
ONPoli
Campaign donation limits
Ontario
The rot of big money in Ontario politics stinks. People want action now to clean up the mess. Comprehensive fundraising reform is essential to renewing our... more
ONPoli
Ontario Political Fundraising
Campaign donations
corporate and union donations
Queen's Park
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Mike Schreiner
Green Party of Ontario
Ontario Liberal Party
Ontario PC Party
ONDP
per vote subsidy
Dear Editor, I second your call for the reform of fundraising rules surrounding political contributions in Ontario, especially banning corporate and union... more
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Ontario's government should not be for sale. But it certainly appears that Premier Wynne has put out a big for sale sign by hosting high-priced private dinners... more
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