Letters

Earlier this week, Bloc leader Yves-François Blanchet called for a “gag order” on Bill C-10, which would limit debate on the bill using a process known as time... more
Bill C-10
Social Media
free speech
Steven Guilbeault
small business
cdnpoli
There will be a Tiananmen Massacre 32 Years Online Memorial happening on Friday June 4, 2021.  
 
Letter type:
May 30, 2021
Tiananmen Massacre
memorial
All apologies to those who glaze over when discussion arises about language or “Distinct Society”, with flashes of Meech Lake and Charlottetown. With Quebec’s... more
French
Canadian Constitution
cdnpoli
qcpoli
Francois Legault
Bill C-10 was once again a major topic of discussion during Question Period in the House of Commons yesterday, with questions focusing on the broad scope of... more
Bill C-10
Social Media
cdnpoli
free speech
Michael Geist
The city’s draft of its new Official Plan (OP) presents an overall positive, and at times ambitious, vision for our city’s evolution over the next few... more
Official Plan
City of Ottawa
Planning
ottpoli
Shawn Menard
What started off as an update to the Broadcasting Act in Canada, has ballooned into a “war of words” over the possible infringement on your freedom of... more
Bill C-10
cdnpoli
Social Media
CRTC
We are out with a new poll this week on the federal political landscape in Canada. KEY TAKEAWAYS 1 - The federal Liberals hold a 2-point lead over the... more
Public Opinion Poll
Liberal Party of Canada
Conservative Party of Canada
cdnpoli
For the first time since 1991, the federal government is updating the country’s Broadcasting Act. Little did they know the firestorm that would arise against... more
UnpublishedCafe
Bill C-10
Steven Guilbeault
Social Media
free speech
cdnpoli
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: OTTAWA - Today, Democracy Watch announced that it will challenge Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion's ruling on Prime Minister Trudeau's... more
WE Charity Scandal
Justin Trudeau
Ethics Commissioner
Bill Morneau
cdnpoli
Last night, Canadian Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault posted a remarkable tweet that should heighten concerns about Bill C-10, forthcoming online harms... more
Bill C-10
Social Media
free speech
Steven Guilbeault
cdnpoli

Pages

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
ottpoli
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
cdnpoli
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
cdnpoli
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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