Letters

HOW BIG ARE THE PARTY VOTER POOLS? If there is a national election in Canada this year, it may have a different flavour than recent elections. The “accessible... more
Public Opinion Poll
Abacus Data
Liberal Party of Canada
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With captain Shea Webber in the penalty box and the Canadiens season on the line, the Habs penalty-killers stepped up to shut down the vaulted Lightning... more
2021 NHL Playoffs
Montreal Canadiens
Tampa Bay Lightning
Carey Price
  On July 5, 2018, I Chief Jason (Rotisken:rakehte) Arbour requested ground penetrating radar from AANDC to locate our missing community members from Kana:tso... more
Kana:tso
Indigenous rights
St. James church
Hull
indigenous records
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The Senate Bill C-10 debate wrapped up yesterday with several speeches and a vote to send the bill to committee for further study. Given that the Senate... more
Bill C-10
CRTC
Social Media
free speech
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Michael Geist
David Adams Richards
  "Executive Summary:   What is Campaign Fairness?  Campaign Fairness Ontario is a not-for-profit organization that traces its beginnings to 2009 and was... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
Municipal Elections Finance
Ontario
ONPoli
"Developers play a disproportionate role in financing municipal politics. Through seeking out and funding pro-development candidates, they are able to fill... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
Municipal Elections Finance
ONPoli
"Introduction: Municipal governments are often described as the level of government most accessible to its citizens, the government whose services touch... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
Municipal Elections Finance
Ottawa
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"Two years ago, in a report to the City of Ottawa’s Corporate Services & Economic Development Committee and City Council, I prepared an analysis of the... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
Municipal elections
Ottawa
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"In the 2003 municipal election for the City of Ottawa’s 22 council seats (Mayor plus 21 ward councillors) a remarkable thing happened: every incumbent... more
city governance
Canadian democracy
municipal election finances
Ottawa
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2021 Canada Day celebrations were a bit muted this year, not just because of the pandemic, but due to the discovery of three unmarked grave sites near... more
Canada
Canada day
Residential Schools
Indigenous rights
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Dear Editor (Ottawa Citizen), Jon Willing's article on the City's recent mapping of neighbourhoods as part of its Official Plan review (Maps illustrate... more
Official Plan
FCA
Intensification
Ottcity
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The Green Party of Canada issued a statement today regarding the filing of an application in Ontario Superior Court. The statement reads, “...the Green Party... more
Green Party of Canada
Politics
Annamie Paul
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In an ever deteriorating saga within the Green Party, there are indications that there is a coordinated attack taking place against the Green Party by its... more
Annamie Paul
Green Party of Canada
Politics
Elizabeth May
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For all the crazy political things that have happened since the last federal election in 2019, new Green Party leader Annamie Paul lying to the Globe and Mail... more
Green Party of Canada
Annamie Paul
leadership
climate change
Globe and Mail
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