Letters

Last week, Jan Harder resigned from Chair of Planning Committee amid allegations of conflict of interest with the Ottawa developer community. This is only the... more
The recent discoveries of mass graves at former residential schools in the last weeks marks a disturbing page of Canada’s history. We want to acknowledge that... more
Canada day
mass graves
Genocide
Uyghur
China
For Immediate Release   Ottawa Centre Green Party candidate Angela Keller-Herzog calls for actions on reconciliation, climate change and biodiversity Ottawa,... more
 
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June 29, 2021
Canada Day is just around the corner. It’s a celebration of the beginning of our Nation. Barbecues, parties, fireworks are all part of the tradition. But in... more
Canada day
Residential Schools
Canadian government policy
Indigenous rights
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Locked up for 15 months, the Canada US border will remain closed to non essential travel for at least another 30 days. What will it take to see traffic... more
Travel
Canada-US border
Business
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NP Comment Peter L. Biro: Section 33 has no place in a liberal democracy. It ought to be repealed The notwithstanding clause is a dangerous and altogether... more
The Charter of Rights and Freedoms
NotWithStanding clause
Canadian Constitution
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Once again, the Progressive Conservative Premier of Ontario Doug Ford has demonstrated an ego-driven approach to forming public policy and shaping even... more
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RSA - Comment 01 Dec 2020   Democracy, the first casualty of the war on truth Peter L. Biro FRSA FOUNDER of SECTION 1, Educator, NGO Leader,... more
RSA Comment: Liberal democracy in the time of pandemic 27 Apr 2020 Peter L. Biro FRSA In the pandemic, societal arrangements are summarily reordered... more
TORONTO STAR  - Opinion November elections and coups in Myanmar and U.S. PB By Peter L. Biro Contributor Mon., Feb. 8, 2021 “Do not worry,” Aung San Suu Kyi... more
Myanmar
elections
conspiracy theories
coups
authoritarianism
democracy

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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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