Letters

Moving The Ottawa Urban Boundary Will Cause Significant Farmland Losses: Preliminary Doctoral Research Finds Christopher Kelly-Bisson,  PhD Candidate, School... more
Ottawa official plan
Ottawa
Farmland
Urban Boundary
Hold The Line
ottpoli
ottnews
urban planning
Farmland Conservation
Agriculture
On March 6th I joined over 2000 delegates from the Liberal Party of Ontario at a convention in Mississauga to vote for the new party leader.  A majority of... more
steven del ducca
Ontario Politics
Ontario Liberal Party
When it comes to “flattening” the worry curve, Canadians aren’t immune to their state of mind being impacted by the pandemic. It’s been over six weeks since... more
cdnpoli
covid-19
Along with over 150 organizations, the BCCLA calls for human rights oversight of government responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. Regard for human rights is... more
 
Letter type:
April 29, 2020
covid-19
Human Rights
BCCLA
cdnpoli
Dear Nhan and Khoi On behalf of all staff at the British Embassy and people in my country, I would like to thank you for donating 20,000 medical masks to the... more
 
Letter type:
April 29, 2020
covid-19
Is Canada’s food supply at a tipping point? Agriculture and food production are essential services in our COVID-19 world, but this is a key time for the... more
Food
security
Canada
Agriculture
farmers
Here we are a month into the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada and voices are starting to rise when it comes to pointing the finger of blame.  Earlier this week,... more
China
global politics
covid-19
Too often health, environmental, economic, and social equity goals are pitched against each other, as though we can never have one without the other. However,... more
Urban Boundary
City of Ottawa
COVID19
Housing
Homelessness
Ottcity
climate change
Strolling down the sidewalk has never been so complicated since we entered the physical distancing world of COVID-19. Canada has been locked down for about a... more
 
April 21, 2020
Paul Well's excellent overview of the WHO and its invaluable contribution to world health, is solid, and should be required reading. It is honest, unbiased and... more
WHO
covid-19
Public Health Policy
Paul Wells
cdnpoli

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A new streaming show is hitting the Net next week. Unpublished.tv is a weekly live and interactive half hour streaming show, that looks at the burning issues... more
UnpublishedTV
UnpublishedCafe
UnpublishedVote
covid-19
Warren Kinsella
Peggy Mason
Raywat Deonandan
cdnpoli
The world’s game plan to “flatten the COVID-19 curve” was recently disrupted as political finger pointing and personal accusations emerged at international and... more
covid-19
cdnpoli
Liberal Party of Canada
NDP
Conservative Party of Canada
I have reflected before posting this article: Is the U.S. empire in jeopardy? It is freely available in Maclean's magazine, written by the former Canadian... more
World Health Organization
Donald Trump
COVID19
COVID19 Recovery
cdnpoli
        Dear Minister Yurek, I am writing to express my concern about the Government of Ontario's decision to temporarily exempt all ministries from the... more
ONPoli
Environment
Development
Green Party of Ontario
Mike Schreiner