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AMERICA’S WISTFUL MORNING SONG   If I had a soul it would be torn this year, I am too large for that, too immaterial, But I’m alive with raw emotions and proud... more
America
USA
U.S.A.
dysfunction
unity
equity
sadness
disappointment
equality
liberty
torn
broken
This morning, I woke up to a piece of news that a producer (reporter) at RTHK got arrested related to background checks she conducted on some people in related... more
 
By mcklee
November 3, 2020
Human Rights
hong kong
press freedon
In a document titled “Opportunity to Regularize Encroachments on NCC Land at Meech Lake,” the National Capital Commission has formally enshrined violation of... more
NCC Gatineau Park Environment Canadian Politics
I saw an interview with Georges Laraque recently. Georges Laraque is a prominent citizen in Montreal a former NHL Montreal Canadien hockey player. Laraque is... more
Racism
Bullying
Justin Trudeau
Georges Laraque
cdnpoli
I have lived in Kanata South since 2012. I’m a suburban resident opposed to more sprawl. We should focus on improving existing neighbourhoods, within the... more
affordable housing
urban planning
Ottawa urban boundary decision
Urban Boundary
ottpoli
ottnews
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
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
Presentation to the City of Ottawa Ward Boundary Review: My name is Alex Cullen. I am currently President of the Belltown Neighbours Association, in Bay Ward,... more
ward boundaries
Did WE really LISTEN TO what Councillor Dudas actually said: please listen once more: min 2:40-4:30, of the broadcast?  https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/... more
Cowardly assailant with a car Emulating villains from afar Succeeded in killing with violent intent Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent. What a day, what a week!... more
Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo
The names of the fallen scroll before me, Men and women remembered on this official day 158 Canadian lives in Afghanistan ended there, Most recent in the... more
Remembrance Day
Honour
Veterans
Soldiers
patriots
STOIC VET ( a poem) Observe that soldiers hold their tongues Say little or nothing of their wars Their own prescription for PSD Besides no one comprehends. Why... more
 For one hundred and seven years, the Gothic Revival turrets of the Château Laurier have towered above the Rideau Canal not far from Parliament Hill. Different... more
château
laurier
Ottawa
capital
Architecture
addition
extension
building
Heritage
preservation
controversy
historicism
modernism
desecration
public
input
Parliament
hill
Ford’s Cone of Climate Silence Like Stephen Harper and Donald Trump, Doug Ford has chosen to silence government scientists who might shed light on climate... more
climate action
On Wednesday, August 8, the Municipality of Pontiac held a public consultation regarding plans to adopt a bylaw that would allow new construction inside... more
Gatineau Park
Residential Development
Municipality of Pontiac
New Zoning

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