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Public power vs. private for profit

April 21, 2015

Dear Editor, Selling hydro will come at a great cost to hydro rate payers. Does anyone believe that privatizing hydro will reduce hydro rates? You don’t need a business [...]

Negotiations started too late

April 21, 2015

Dear Editor, I am absolutely appalled at the government. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation (OSSTF) has been without a contract since August of 2014 and they [...]

Strike in the summer

April 1, 2015

Dear Editor, I just have to say I am disgusted after reading the article about high school teachers wanting to go on strike because they are eight months over on their [...]

Sex ed curriculum goes too far

March 24, 2015

Dear Editor, Premier Kathleen Wynne’s second attempt to bring a new sex-education program to Ontario schools is fraught with error. Only one chosen parent per school was [...]

Editorial, cartoon based on fiction

March 24, 2015

Dear Editor, Your paper’s editorial and sarcastic cartoon were based on absolute fiction, not fact. In maligning both me and my regional council colleagues, your editor [...]

Harper fails on jobs

March 17, 2015

Dear Editor, When you look at the numbers, it is clear that the Conservative federal government has been a major failure on jobs and Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s [...]

Building better anti-terrorism laws

March 10, 2015

2015-03-10 Dear Editor, In the wake of the deadly attacks on military officers in Quebec and on Parliament Hill last October, we must consider how to best protect Canadians [...]

A thank you to all Rotarians

March 3, 2015

2015-03-03 Dear Editor, I want to thank all of the hard working, dedicated Rotarians from the 10 Rotary Clubs in Durham Region as they celebrate the 110th anniversary of [...]
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