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TORONTO STAR  - Opinion November elections and coups in Myanmar and U.S. PB By Peter L. Biro Contributor Mon., Feb. 8, 2021 “Do not worry,” Aung San Suu Kyi... more
Myanmar
elections
conspiracy theories
coups
authoritarianism
democracy
Yesterday was not a good day for those who still believe that democratic ideals matter. The day began with an iPolitics-sponsored debate featuring MPs who have... more
Bill C-10
democracy
Social Media
free speech
cdnpoli
Liberal Party of Canada
CALL FOR ACTION IN RESPONSE TO THE MASS ARREST OF HONG KONG PRO-DEMOCRACY ACTIVISTS INVOLVED IN THE 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION January 6, 2021 In the morning of... more
Human Rights
China
hong kong
mass arrests
democracy
cdnpoli
On January 6, 2021, dozens of prominent former pro-democracy legislators, political activists, reporters, and legal experts were arrested for allegedly... more
democracy
hong kong
Global Affairs
Global Relations
  Elizabeth May of the Green Party of Canada spoke at the national press conference about the Greens stand with Hong Kong and urged the Canadian government... more
Elizabeth May
Green Party of Canada
HongKong
democracy
cdnpoli
Human Rights
Torontonian HongKongers
Action Group
THKAG
On May 26, the mayor and a majority on Ottawa City Council voted to dramatically worsen urban sprawl. This was the most important environmental vote this term... more
ottpoli
urban sprawl
climate change
democracy
Today, as Bill C-76 heads back to the House of Commons from the House Procedure Affairs Committee, Democracy Watch called on MPs, among other key changes to... more
democracy
Canpoli
Bill C-76
Official Israeli Discrimination Enhanced by New Law The Jewish citizens of Israel recently gained an enhanced measure of official dominance over Palestinian... more
Palestine / Israel
Eretz
Israel
Palestine
Stephen Harper
Benjamin Netanyahu
democracy
Middle East
By William H. McRaven Dear Mr. President: Former CIA director John Brennan, whose security clearance you revoked on Wednesday, is one of the finest public... more
President Donald Trump
US President
Donald Trump
William H. McRaven
security clearance
democracy
USpoli
OTTAWA - Today, Democracy Watch announced that it expects a response from Elections Ontario this week to the lawyer’s letter it sent on March 6th to Ontario’s... more
elxn2018
Elections Ontario
Democracy Watch
Election Ads
democracy
ONPoli
This week’s developments on the light-rail transit file have left me pondering questions about core roles and responsibilities in our democratic system. Much... more
LRT
City of Ottawa
Mayor Jim Watson
2018 Municipal Budget
ottpoli
Tobi Nussbaum
governance
democracy
by Duff Conacher In all the spin and the counter-spin concerning Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s conflicts of interest scandal, what are the real problems, and... more
Bill Morneau
Ethics
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Ethics Commissioner
democracy
cdnpoli
Democracy Watch
Twenty-first century life has devolved into a predicted dystopia as “the technical advance which made it possible to receive and transmit simultaneously on the... more
Facebook
Canadian Federal Elections
democratic elections
Zuckerberg
fair elections
democracy
cdnpoli
It is time for an urgent clarion call. Given the retrograde pits inhabited by our ruling politicians and the avaricious over-reach of myopic big-business... more
America
democracy
law
Justice
USpoli
lawyers
Students
judges
religion
civil rights
business people
Business
consumers
professors
Nurses
Doctors
Veterans
media
Journalists
scientists
Technology
The Public Policy Forum released its much anticipated report on the future of Canadian media yesterday. The Shattered Mirror: News, Democracy and Trust in the... more
Public Policy Forum
media
copyright reform
Copyright Act
Internet
Internet freedom
News
democracy
Digital media
bloggers
news aggregators
Copyright law
link tax

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