Letters

My new Macleans op-ed notes that government legislation tends to attract a wide range of responses. Some bills grab the spotlight and become sources of heated... more
free speech
Social Media
Bill C-10
cdnpoli
The Editor (Letters to the Editor) Ottawa Citizen   Dear Editor:   I have just finished reading the 322 page final report of the Ontario Long Term Care COVID19... more
long term care
covid-19
Doug Ford
Ontario LTC COVID-19 Commission Report
ONPoli
If Bill C-10 isn’t a fireable offence, this interview should be. Canadian Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault is simply unable to respond coherently to basic... more
Steven Guilbeault
Bill C-10
Social Media
Canadian Heritage
CRTC
YouTube
cdnpoli
The numbers in the proposed 2021 Federal Budget are jaw dropping in their scope. The Liberals unveiled their plan for getting Canadians out of the pandemic and... more
2021 Federal Budget
Liberal Party
covid-19
cdnpoli
universal childcare
  Ottawa, ON, April 30, 2021 -- The  Alexandra Bridge Coalition proposes that the Alexandra Bridge be retained for its national heritage value and significance... more
Alexandra Bridge
Heritage Ottawa
Sustainability
ottpoli
cdnpoli
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, April 27, 2021 OTTAWA – Today, Democracy Watch released the recent decision Commissioner of Canada Elections Yves Côté that... more
Election Law
Right Now
Elections Canada
Yves Côté
cdnpoli
  What—The Ottawa Senators making the playoffs this year? How’s that going to happen you might ask, after losing nine in a row early on? All season the Sens... more
Ottawa Senators
2021 NHL Playoffs
Brady Tkachuk
Hockey
Days after the government removed legal safeguards designed to ensure the CRTC would not regulate user generated content as part of Bill C-10, its Broadcasting... more
Bill C-10
Broadcasting reform
Social Media
free speech
Copyright law
CRTC
Section 4.1
Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage
Liberal Party
Steven Guilbeault
Canadian Heritage
As faculty of the University of Toronto’s History Department, we join with hundreds of our colleagues in the fields of health and medicine in condemning the... more
ONPoli
Paid sick leave
employment law
Doug Ford
Ontario PC Party
U of T
Historians
covid-19
Canadian Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault appeared before the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage last month and was asked by Liberal MP Tim Louis about... more
Bill C-10
Steven Guilbeault
Social Media
free speech
CRTC
cdnpoli

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My new Macleans op-ed notes that government legislation tends to attract a wide range of responses. Some bills grab the spotlight and become sources of heated... more
free speech
Social Media
Bill C-10
cdnpoli
  What—The Ottawa Senators making the playoffs this year? How’s that going to happen you might ask, after losing nine in a row early on? All season the Sens... more
Ottawa Senators
2021 NHL Playoffs
Brady Tkachuk
Hockey
Days after the government removed legal safeguards designed to ensure the CRTC would not regulate user generated content as part of Bill C-10, its Broadcasting... more
Bill C-10
Broadcasting reform
Social Media
free speech
Copyright law
CRTC
Section 4.1
Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage
Liberal Party
Steven Guilbeault
Canadian Heritage
Canada’s long-term care (LTC) sector has been especially hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 840 outbreaks have been reported in LTC facilities and... more
covid-19
long term care
cdnpoli
Seniors
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)