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Editorial | Feb 01, 2017
Quebec vigil

In the wake of tragedy, more doublespeak

Doublespeak is when someone, typically a representative of an institution like a government or corporation, purposefully uses...

Stratford Gazette | by Chet Greason
Editorial | Jan 26, 2017
Fake news

The Spectator’s View: Fakes news is real, and it’s happening here

Real journalists make mistakes, but they do not seek to influence and profit by making things up.

Hamilton Spectator
Editorial | Jan 25, 2017
Queen's, Bell Let's Talk

Don't be afraid to start a conversation about mental health

How do you break the silence and knock out a stigma that has long cast a shadow over the words 'mental health'?

Caledon Enterprise
Opinion | Jan 24, 2017

Riders urged to follow Snowmobile Safety Week warnings all season long

Jan. 21 to Jan. 29 marks Snowmobile Safety Week across the province, and we couldn’t be more supportive.

Wingham Advance Times
Editorial | Jan 19, 2017
Cooper site

No plans for Cooper site and it’s already crowded

Depending on who you talk to, the Cooper site is called a lot of things: a site with great potential, an eyesore, a railway...

Stratford Gazette | by Chet Greason
Editorial | Jan 19, 2017
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Toronto Star's View: Kevin O’Leary points toward the wrong path

‘It’s not Kevin O’Leary’s policy positions that should most concern us about his candidacy, but rather his Trumpish...

Jan 17, 2017

Toronto Star's View: Ottawa must explain why it sidelined military’s No. 2

The Canadian public deserve a proper explanation of why the Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, has...

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Jan 12, 2017

The Record’s view: Trudeau gets ready for Trump

When Justin Trudeau deftly shuffled his federal cabinet deck this week it was mainly because Donald Trump has changed the...

Waterloo Region Record | Add Comment
Jan 05, 2017

Should the sale of water in plastic bottles be banned?

There needs to be an investment in installing, or in some cases, reinstalling water fountains and reusable bottle filling...

Dundas Star News | 3 Comments
Jan 05, 2017

Police culture should be part of Town Council's consideration

Based on statements made over the past three years by Mayor Al Strathdee and Councillor Don Van Galen, there are two main...

St. Marys Journal Argus | Add Comment | by Stew Slater
Dec 24, 2016

Journalist's death unfathomable

It was with shock and great sadness that staff at the Journal Argus learned of the passing on Thursday of St. Marys...

St. Marys Journal Argus | Add Comment | by Stew Slater
Dec 23, 2016

Living on through the immortality of a byline

When people die, their peers memorialize them in ways that fit how they lived.

Stratford Gazette | 1 Comment | by Chet Greason
Nov 25, 2016

Christmas: No reminders required

With Remembrance Day passed, we now enter into the month-and-a-half long celebration that is the holiday season. Cue the...

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Nov 16, 2016

Solidarity against Donald Trump

The bigotry, racism, sexism, and intellectual laziness that led to President Trump is alive and well in Canada, make no...

Stratford Gazette | Add Comment | by Chet Greason
Nov 06, 2016

Toronto Star's View: Illegal spying shows need to update security laws

A Federal Court ruling that CSIS illegally spied on people for a decade shows once again that the balance between privacy and...

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Nov 06, 2016

Toronto Star's View: On indigenous child welfare, the Liberals’ symbols are souring

If Justin Trudeau means the things he says about indigenous reconciliation, why did it take an opposition motion to force his...

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