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Ottawa commissioners spar over health officer choice during committee meeting

The Holland Sentinel 31 Jan 2023
OTTAWA COUNTY — Despite voting to appoint a new health officer on Jan ... “Are you going to attack me for my previous decisions to get involved in Ottawa County, to rally parents against inappropriate health mandates, to help assist citizens as they take back control of their government?”.

Quebec government wants federal anti-Islamophobia adviser removed over Bill 21 comments

Canoe 31 Jan 2023
Story continues below. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below ... Roberge’s call for Elghawaby’s dismissal follows comments she made in a 2019 opinion piece in the Ottawa Citizen about Bill 21, where she said Quebecers seem to be “influenced” by anti-Muslim sentiment ... No longer police chief, but he's sticking with Ottawa.

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 31, 2023

Toronto Sun 31 Jan 2023
Story continues below ... ... His view — which I share — is that if Bill C-11 passes, then government-funded agencies such as the Council of Canadian Academies and Ottawa’s Digital Citizen Initiative (and let’s not forget the CRTC) will have strong influence over what we will be able to hear, read and see on television, radio, the internet and newspapers.

EDITORIAL: PM’s Islamophobia advisor infuriates Quebec

Toronto Sun 31 Jan 2023
Advertisement 2. Story continues below ... Play Video ... ... By Monday, the Quebec government was calling for her apology and resignation for writing in a 2019 Ottawa Citizen column, along with human rights activist Bernie Farber, that, “Unfortunately, the majority of Quebecers appear to be swayed not by the rule of law, but by anti-Muslim sentiment.” ... .

Quebec calls for resignation of federal government's anti-Islamophobia representative

Moosejaw Today 30 Jan 2023
Elghawaby co-wrote a 2019 opinion piece in the Ottawa Citizen linking "anti-Muslim sentiment" to Quebec's Bill 21, which bans certain government employees from wearing religious symbols at work.

Quebec Calls for Resignation of Federal Government’s Anti-Islamophobia Representative

The Epoch Times 30 Jan 2023
Elghawaby co-wrote a 2019 opinion piece in the Ottawa Citizen linking “anti-Muslim sentiment” to Quebec’s Bill 21, which bans certain government employees ...

Author Fred Litwin's New Book Claims to Debunk Oliver Stone's JFK Conspiracy Theories

Eagle-Tribune 30 Jan 2023
OTTAWA, Ontario, Jan. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In his timely and powerful new book, Oliver Stone's Film-Flam ... Destiny Betrayed -- Oliver Stone's 2021 documentary series on the JFK assassination ... About Fred Litwin.�Fred is the author of four books and has written articles for the National Post, the Ottawa Citizen, and the Toronto Sun, among others.

Anishinaabek Neighbors: Darius Lopez

Traverse City Record-Eagle 29 Jan 2023
Sticking to it everyday means he’s on the court after school, even when it gets tough ... Basketball is more than just the sport, he said ... Among three other citizens of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, Lopez is among 16 (four alternate) Anishinaabek from six sovereign nations in Michigan to play for the 19U Men’s Basketball Team ... .

GUNTER: Trudeau’s web-police groups lacking objectivity

Toronto Sun 28 Jan 2023
Examples are everywhere of why it would be supremely dangerous to permit the Trudeau Liberals and their appointees to police content on the Internet. We apologize, but this video has failed to load ... Play Video ... ... There is also Ottawa’s Digital Citizen Initiative (DCI) ... Ottawa’s official positions on misinformation are part of an unshakeable mindset ... .

Dozens again turn out for Ottawa County board meeting, offering both criticism and praise

Michigan Live 25 Jan 2023
WEST OLIVE, MI — For the second time this month, the Ottawa County Board of Commissioners watched as citizen after citizen stood to offer both criticism and praise of the board’s controversial decisions three weeks ago ... 24 Ottawa County Board of Commissioners meeting lasted hours, delaying action on agenda items until well after 9 p.m.

Ottawa County remains a community divided in most recent board meeting

The Holland Sentinel 25 Jan 2023
OTTAWA COUNTY — The Ottawa County Board of Commissioners met again Tuesday, Jan ... More.Did the majority of Ottawa County support Ottawa Impact at the polls? The data says no ... “I support and implore you to continue down the path that we, the Ottawa Impact citizens, voted for with great excitement and overwhelming numbers.”.

Local couple discover big market for accessible renovations

Ottawa Business Journal 25 Jan 2023
Construction expertise is what you want when you hire a contractor for that bathroom renovation, but one Ottawa company brings yet another skillset to the table ... The firm was named a company to watch by the West Ottawa Board of Trade and recognized with an accessibility award from the City of Ottawa and Citizen Advocacy.

PBO to Examine Ottawa’s $19 Billion Purchase of F-35 Fighter Jets: Report

The Epoch Times 24 Jan 2023
16, according to the Ottawa Citizen ... government to provide the aircraft, and an annual summary of what the Canadian federal government spent on the F-35 development ....

LILLEY: Federal workers demand the sun and the moon, and to work from home in ...

Toronto Sun 23 Jan 2023
Give us a 30% wage hike and pay us for meals when we work overtime at home, federal workers say. Advertisement 2. Story continues below ... We apologize, but this video has failed to load ... Play Video ... ... “We want to keep up with inflation,” Marc Brière, national president of the Union of Taxation Employees, told the Ottawa Citizen in a recent interview ... .

Rex Murphy: No Surprise the ‘Squeamish Inquisition’ Wants to Stop Peterson’s Ottawa Talk

The Epoch Times 22 Jan 2023
Don’t Look Now, it’s the Squeamish Inquisition There are 36 groups, that’s three dozen, who are all in trembles and tingles that Peterson will be allowed to speak to the likely thousands of Ottawa citizens ...

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