Letters

     Re:  What if we just cancelled Canada’s pandemic debt? Konrad Yakabuski, February 11, 2021          If people transfer $100 from their left pockets to... more
 
Letter type:
March 5, 2021
Bank of Canada
MMT
central banks
currency issuer
currency user
The tug of war over language is again pulling in two different directions in Canada. Who will win? The Prime Minister has said he is concerned about the... more
Quebec
Federal-Provincial Relations
cdnpoli
French
Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke MP Cheryl Gallant recently came under fire for some comments she made with regards to the Liberal Party of Canada.  Speaking to... more
#cdnpoli
Mayor Jim Watson &   Members of Ottawa City Council Ottawa City Hall 110 Laurier Ave. West Ottawa ON  K1P 1J1   Dear Mayor Watson:   FCA Request to delay... more
Official Plan
City Council
FCA
Artificial intelligence. The emergence of the technology which allows machines to perform tasks that usually require human intelligence. What could go wrong?... more
artificial intelligence
Emma Briant
Jesse Hirsh
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Is there anything else that fires up Canadians more than gun legislation? There is no middle ground. Both sides of the debate are entrenched in their views.... more
gun control
cdnpoli
public safety
    Re: No, a ‘universal basic income’ won’t lift Canadians out of poverty. Here’s why,     Heather Scoffield, Jan. 28, 2021               Rather than... more
unemployment
social policy
minimum wage
Kalecki
With less than a year before the 2022 Beijing Olympics, there is a growing chorus of voices calling for a boycott of the next Winter Games. Will it happen?... more
China
Beijing
Olympics
cdnpoli
Human Rights
spavor
kovrig
The Ontario government is planning to expand the Greenbelt with what could be the largest addition since it was originally protected in 2005, Municipal... more
ONPoli
Development
ministerial zoning orders
In Pickering, Ont., a cluster of marshes and swamps south of Highway 401 has become an unexpected battleground, pitting job creation against environmental... more
ONPoli
Development
ministerial zoning orders

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Ottawa is faced with a serious decision regarding housing for its urbanizing population. Having declared a “Housing and Homelessness Emergency” on Jan. 22,... more
NCC
City of Ottawa
Ottawa River
Parkway
Foreign Embassies
Tobi Naussbaum
ottpoli
cdnpoli
I have not been shy about expressing my concerns with the Bill C-10, the Broadcasting Act reform bill. From a 20 part series examining the legislation to ... more
Broadcast Reform Bill
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Transparency
CRTC
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, February 10, 2021 OTTAWA – Today, Democracy Watch announced that it has filed three applications in Ontario’s Divisional... more
Democracy Watch
Integrity Commissioner
Ontario
Doug Ford
Ontario PC Party
ONPoli
Ethics
Next week the Senate will conduct an impeachment trial to determine whether former President Trump should be disqualified from holding future office for... more
USpoli
impeachment
first amendment
Trump