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Where Will Our Food Come From? A cow paddock in Riverside South, within the catchment area of two transit stations of the Phase II Light Rail System, will... more
Ottawa official plan
Local food
On September 15th, I had the privilege of attending a "Mini Event" one-day conference hosted by Humane Canada, on the subject of "The Impacts of Climate Change... more
Animal welfare
climate change
global warming
With a new leader in 2020, there was great promise for the Green Party of Canada. The Toronto Centre by-election result was exciting and I posted in a GPC chat... more
Green Party of Canada
Annamie Paul
Canadian politics
Across the world, huge financial institutions like RBC are pouring money into expanding tar sands, oil & gas, and coal production with no attention to the... more
October 12, 2021
fossil fuels
climate crisis
Canada’s Election 44 is now history. Justin Trudeau and the Liberals did not get what they wanted but instead got what they deserved, another minority. Seeking... more
climate emergency
global heating
climate politics
climate impact
Clean Environment
Eighty ACORN members from across Ottawa met on March 4th to launch their campaign for an Anti-Displacement Policy in the city. A virtual forum was co-hosted by... more
Meet Stacy Kennedy. Stacy is an Ontario mother with a son who has complex medical needs and is autistic. Her son's name is Sam and right now Sam needs... more
Bonnie Lysyk
Doug Ford
Human Rights
Merrilee Fullerton
Ontario Autism Program
In politics when the forces of reason find their opponents to be difficult to work with, there is just cause for the forces of reason to work around those... more
Liberal Party of Canada
federal election
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Imagine a not-for-profit charity paying 33 executives over $4.1 million in salaries, and imagine families of autistic children left languishing on wait-lists... more
Auditor General of Ontario
Bonnie Lysyk
Christine Elliot
Connecting Care Act
Merrilee Fullerton
Michael Coteau
Ontario Autism Program
Regional Autism Providers of Ontario
Sara Kitler-Pothier
The Canadian government released its plans yesterday for online harms legislation with a process billed as a consultation, but which is better characterized as... more
Bill C-10
Steven Guilbeault
Liberal Party of Canada
Charter of rights and freedoms
Social Media
Public consultation
What happened to the party of the hippies? It is with some irony that the Canadian political party thought to be most representative of the tree-huggers and... more
Green Party of Canada
With the support of the New Democratic Party, the Bloc Quebecois, and the Green Party, the House of Commons passed the Trudeau Liberal government's Bill C-10,... more
Bill C-10
net neutrality
free online expression
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
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
Social Media
free speech
Michael Geist
David Adams Richards
Once again, the Progressive Conservative Premier of Ontario Doug Ford has demonstrated an ego-driven approach to forming public policy and shaping even... more