Elizabeth May | October 4, 2021 | in Personal
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Green leader Annamie Paul resigned.  She did so amidst a torrent of accusations that she never had a chance due to the dreadful treatment she received from the Greens.  Her charges call for a serious, independent investigation. The strange news is that she says she did not actually resign. Despite the resignation statement, under her contract, Ms... More
Diane Saxe | December 18, 2020 | in Published
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Despite province-wide opposition, the Ford government has again defied your Environmental Bill of Rights, and used a Budget Bill to gut crucial environmental protections. Sneaking an attack on conservation authorities into a Budget Bill is undemocratic. It cuts another hole through your Environmental Bill of Rights, short circuits public... More
Alex Cullen | August 20, 2021 | in Published
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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 challenge with creating '15-minute neighbourhoods' in built-up areas) indicates some of the challenges the City faces as it tries to accommodate most future growth through intensification. These... More
Unpublished Admin | July 21, 2021 | in Announcement
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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 of Canada and the Green Party of Canada Fund have filed an application in the Superior Court of Justice for Ontario. The application relates to certain internal proceedings of the Federal... More

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Renfrew County
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