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This Hour Has 22 Minutes highlights Canada's broken voting system, explaining how it failed to once again produce a representative parliament. This piece was... more
electoral reform
proportional representation
elxn2021
elxn44
Between April 2019 and January 2020, the City of Ottawa declared a climate and housing emergency. On May 11th 2020, a vote to expand Ottawa’s urban boundary... more
ottpoli
climate change
LRT
urban sprawl
Intensification
Sustainability
Imagine if the government of Canada had achieved total control over government expenditures during an economic shock to the scale of COVID-19. Leading up to... more
 
April 9, 2020
global politics
Capitalism
socialism. Canada
American
Britain
covid-19
How long do we have to wait for Canadian health officials to do the right thing and ban e-cigarettes? Just about every day another jurisdiction acknowledges... more
 
September 24, 2019
health canada
anti-smoking
The latest results from the Education Quality and Accountability Office indicate that in spite of all the efforts to improve how we teach our children in... more
Ford
Ontario Public Schools
Sensational Smiths Falls, bustling population of almost 9000 residents, situated on the Rideau Canal which runs through the town with it's four seperate locks... more
 
By VeeKee
January 28, 2019
Smiths Falls
Smiths Falls Police
Lanark County
Smith's Falls
Smith Falls
  The Ontario PC Government recently introduced Bill 66, the Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act. Part of the Bill would allow municipalities to create “... more
ontarion
gmovernment
Conservation
Environment
Greenbelt
ONPoli
  Sometimes the best of intentions get lost in their application. What was intended to be soothing can turn out to be annoying and frustrating. Too often... more
The Green Bin was supposed to be for disposing of compostable waste – organic matter, kitchen wastes, yard waste and a list of other acceptable items such as... more
Environment
dogs
OrgaWorld contract
ottpoli
Mayor Jim Watson
The Green Bin was supposed to be for disposing of compostable waste – organic matter, kitchen wastes, yard waste and a list of other acceptable items such as... more
Environment
dogs
OrgaWorld contract
Maybe I just don’t understand. One day I hear that we have so much electricity that we have to sell excess to other jurisdictions. But we in Ontario also at... more
 
January 20, 2018
electric cars
future
Dear Sirs,  I'm in the process of renewing my passport, and still cannot believe this. How is it that Bell-Alliant has my address and telephone number and... more
Canadian Passport
Veterans
Newfoundland
Canadian Government
cdnpoli
On February 12th, 2010 I purchased a 2009 Pontiac G6. It had 30 000 kilometers on it. the previous owner was the dealership. The car was used as a shuttle for... more
Pontiac G6
General Motors
Spontaneous combustion
car fire
safety
public safety
Canada
Last Supper! She: (shouting across the hallway) It’s ready! He: (faint from a distance) OK! But he remains on the phone, listening, looking bored. She: Come... more
2016 US Elections
President Obama
Trump
Peace
Muslim
Islam
Russia
USpoli
NDP deception at its finest. In this video , it is obvious that the opposition party whip is impeded and blocked, by 3 NDP Members who then go on to use this... more
Justin Trudeau
Tomas Muclair
NDP
Liberal Party of Canada
cdnpoli
Politics
assisted suicide

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