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FORUM: With people-power there is hope (Winter 2019)

March 14th, 2019 · No Comments

MPP Bell sees glass half-full in year ahead

By Jessica Bell

A new year is an opportunity to renew and recommit to making a difference. Here are three resolutions to help spur positive social change in 2019.

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Tags: Annex · Columns · Opinion

FORUM: The trustee and the tyrant (Winter 2019)

March 14th, 2019 · No Comments

Moise opposes the “hack and slash system of anything goes” of Premier Ford

TDSB Trustee Chris Moise talks about local politics, keeping schools progressive, and fighting Premier Doug Ford in court (and winning).

By Chris Moise


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Tags: Annex · Columns · Opinion

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How nice (December 2018)

December 30th, 2018 · Comments Off on EDITORIAL CARTOON: How nice (December 2018)

 

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EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (Election Special 2018)

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Tags: Annex · Columns · Opinion

FORUM: Moving forward in the new reality (Dec. 2018)

December 30th, 2018 · Comments Off on FORUM: Moving forward in the new reality (Dec. 2018)

Our opportunity to reshape local democracy

By Mike Layton

Let me first take a moment to thank the residents of University-Rosedale who have put their trust and faith in me with their vote. I also want to thank the other candidates for bringing their ideas and issues forward during the campaign. Congratulations also go to Toronto District School Board Trustee Chris Moise for taking on the enormous challenge of managing the expectations of parents, students, teachers, and the administration for schools across two enormous wards.

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Tags: Annex · Opinion

GREENINGS: Preventing chaos, mass starvation (Dec. 2018)

December 30th, 2018 · Comments Off on GREENINGS: Preventing chaos, mass starvation (Dec. 2018)

We need a ministry of adaptation

I live in the city, have given up driving and most of my hobbies that produce a lot of greenhouse gas emissions, so I’m thrilled that the new carbon tax is finally getting implemented.

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Tags: Annex · Life · Opinion

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (City Election 2018)

October 17th, 2018 · Comments Off on EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (City Election 2018)

 

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EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (October 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How nice (Aug./Sept. 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (Summer 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (July 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (Election Special 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (May 2018)

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Tags: Annex · Columns · Opinion

FORUM: Take back Toronto on the 22nd (City Election 2018)

October 17th, 2018 · Comments Off on FORUM: Take back Toronto on the 22nd (City Election 2018)

Vote progressive on election day

By Jessica Bell

Doug Ford has hurt Toronto. Ford slashed Toronto’s wards from 47 to 25 in the middle of an election, and threatened to suspend our Charter rights and freedoms by invoking the notwithstanding clause for the first time in Ontario’s history.

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Tags: Annex · Opinion

GREENINGS: Municipalities should flex their green muscles (City Election 2018)

October 17th, 2018 · Comments Off on GREENINGS: Municipalities should flex their green muscles (City Election 2018)

Time to stop subsidizing cost of garbage

By Terri Chu

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Tags: Annex · Columns · Opinion

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (October 2018)

October 16th, 2018 · 1 Comment

 

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EDITORIAL CARTOON: How nice (Aug./Sept. 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (Summer 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (July 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (Election Special 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (May 2018)

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How Nice (Spring 2018)

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Tags: Annex · Editorial · Opinion

FORUM: Build the grid, build the vision (October 2018)

October 16th, 2018 · Comments Off on FORUM: Build the grid, build the vision (October 2018)

City council should catch up on traffic safety

By Liz Sutherland

Do you remember the day you first rode the protected Bloor bike lanes?

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Tags: Annex · Opinion