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City of Toronto Long-Term Financial Plan Consultation

The City of Toronto is conducting a public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan. Follow the conversation:

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http://www.investinginto.ca/

City of Toronto Long-Term Financial Plan Consultation

The City of Toronto is conducting a public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan. Follow the conversation:

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http://www.investinginto.ca/join-the-consultation/current-state-and-guiding-principles

City of Toronto Long-Term Financial Plan Consultation

The City of Toronto is conducting a public consultation on the development of its Long-Term Financial Plan. Follow the conversation:

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http://www.investinginto.ca/join-the-consultation/

Re-indigenizing Public Spaces in Toronto

Healing the Land, healing our selves It's time for change--for Toronto, for our species. This is an emblematic opportunity, with an imperative to step up.  A huge opportunity has emerged to act on the understanding and insights we have gained through the “

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https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/re-indigenizing-public-spaces-in-toronto-tickets-28712166864

Pipeline Analysis is Ending in Paralysis: Where's the Political Leadership? - David Yager - Yager Management - Energy News for the Canadian Oil & Gas Industry | EnergyNow.ca

          By David Yager, September 8, 2016 Entrepreneur. Consultant. Journalist. Political Activist. www.davidyager.ca How Did Alberta’s Oil Future End Up With Pipeline Companies? How did the value of your house and your future employment opportunities en

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http://energynow.ca/pipeline-analysis-ending-paralysis-need-political-leadership-david-yager-yager-management/

AP Investigation: How a con man used China to make millions

ASHDOD, Israel (AP) — Gilbert Chikli was rolling in money, stolen from some of the world's biggest corporations. His targets: Accenture. Disney. American Express. In less than two years, he made off with at least 6.1 million euros from France alone. But he

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http://www.bigstory.ap.org/article/7500da6eb1d94e1dbb7e5650d1c20bd6/ap-investigation-how-con-man-used-china-make-millions

AP Investigation: How a con man used China to make millions

ASHDOD, Israel (AP) — Gilbert Chikli was rolling in money, stolen from some of the world's biggest corporations. His targets: Accenture. Disney. American Express. In less than two years, he made off with at least 6.1 million euros from France alone. But he

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http://bigstory.ap.org/article/7500da6eb1d94e1dbb7e5650d1c20bd6/ap-investigation-how-con-man-used-china-make-millions

Energy East: VIDEO: NEB postpones Montreal hearings after protest and arrests

Today's National Energy Board hearings on the Energy East pipeline in Montreal were cancelled before they began, after a group of chanting protesters took over the room. Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre was set to testify first at this week’s hotly contested h

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https://ricochet.media/en/1357/video-neb-postpones-montreal-hearings-after-protest-and-arrests

The E-Cigarette Ban: A Win for Liars and Big Tobacco

This article is part of the Green Watch series. Summary: Bureaucrats and politicians often cite “science” as justification for their efforts to exercise control over Americans’ lives. It’s a fake, politicized “science,” of course. When science suggests tha

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https://capitalresearch.org/2016/09/the-e-cigarette-ban-a-win-for-liars-and-big-tobacco/

Open Data Toronto is falling off track with latest release on dog and cat names

On Friday afternoon, the City of Toronto's open data team -- the group responsible for managing the open data strategy for the largest city in the country -- posted a new dataset to its online portal: <a href="http://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?

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http://o.canada.com/news/open-data-toronto-is-falling-off-track-with-latest-release-on-dog-and-cat-names

World Leaders on Instagram 2016

Executive Summary Instagram may not have the reach of its better-known social media rivals, but it has an ever-increasing following - something world leaders and their advisors have not been slow to recognize. The heads of state and government and foreign

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http://twiplomacy.com/blog/world-leaders-on-instagram-2016/

Barry Gardiner: We are principled free traders – but the worrying secrecy surrounding TTIP must not be repeated | LabourList

Secrecy is an inevitable part of government. But it is a part of government that must always be justified. Justification is perhaps most clear on grounds of national security; but it is perhaps more often justified on the grounds of the public good. The qu

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http://labourlist.org/2017/01/barry-gardiner-the-worrying-lessons-from-ttip-must-be-remember-for-all-future-trade-agreements/

Toronto Open Data Showcase

On Thursday, October 27th, take part in the Toronto Open Data Showcase and see how Open Data can be used to help our communities and create a more financially efficient City! Open Data is a new thing for most people and understanding its potential and usag

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https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/toronto-open-data-showcase-tickets-28158614173

Making It Happen: New York City and the New Public Realm

** PLEASE SIGN UP TO THE WAIT LIST **  We will be looking for a larger space to meet the demand for this amazing event. MASS LBP and the Ryerson City Building Institute are pleased to announce an evening with Susan Chin, Executive Director of New York City

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http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/making-it-happen-new-york-city-and-the-new-public-realm-tickets-19482718335

Six Confirmation Hearings, Trump News Conference Scheduled on One Day

In Washington, Republican lawmakers have scheduled confirmation hearings for Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees next week—with at least six candidates set to testify to senators on the same day. It’s a move that critics say is a clear effort to prevent public

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https://www.democracynow.org/2017/1/6/headlines/six_confirmation_hearings_trump_news_conference_scheduled_on_one_day

Reverse Harper’s legacy of secrecy: Editorial | Toronto Star

A full-blown ‘cultural change’ is needed for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to reverse the Harper government’s legacy of secrecy, but it can be done.

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http://www.thestar.com/opinion/editorials/2016/02/04/reverse-harpers-legacy-of-secrecy-editorial.html

Federal government planned 'strong' PR campaign to promote oil industry

OTTAWA — Days before announcing Canada would withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol on climate change, the federal government drafted plans for a “strong and coordinated” public relations campaign and major regulatory reforms to promote oil and pipeline industry

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http://o.canada.com/news/federal-government-planned-strong-pr-campaign-to-promote-oil-industry

Elizabeth May To Testify at NEB hearings on Kinder Morgan Pipeline | Green Party of Canada

(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party (Saanich –Gulf Islands), testifies today as an intervenor at the National Energy Board (NEB) hearings on the proposed Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Burnaby, B.C. Media is not permitte

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http://www.greenparty.ca/en/media-advisory/2016-01-21/elizabeth-may-testify-neb-hearings-kinder-morgan-pipeline-0

Elizabeth May To Testify at NEB hearings on Kinder Morgan Pipeline | Green Party of Canada

(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party (Saanich –Gulf Islands), testifies today as an intervenor at the National Energy Board (NEB) hearings on the proposed Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Burnaby, B.C. Media is not permitte

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https://secure.greenparty.ca/en/media-advisory/2016-01-21/elizabeth-may-testify-neb-hearings-kinder-morgan-pipeline-0

Clifford Chance | ICSID Tribunal issues gag order to stop parties turning arbitration into 'trial by media'

On 12 May 2016, the ICSID Tribunal in United Utilities (Tallinn) B.V. v Republic of Estonia granted provisional measures restricting the parties from publishing documents filed in the arbitration. The Tribunal, however, allowed the parties to engage in pub

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https://www.cliffordchance.com/briefings/2016/06/icsid_tribunal_issuesgagordertostoppartie.html

[Fan Made] Star Wars: Rogue One (2016) FINAL TRAILER - Felicity Jones Movie HD

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, in which a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story arrives in theaters December 16, 2016. [Fan-Made] T

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=McPq8FPgl6c

Toronto Public Spaces Public Life Winter Study

Your Help Needed! How are the public spaces in Toronto being used and how could they be designed better? What: Help conduct a Winter Public Space Public Life survey in downtown Toronto. When: Saturday December 3rd and Tuesday December 6th Where: Select loc

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https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdVqEVJaOwhGy1yZPVYpE0RZhgdhxkyPXnFtGwj0tVbtuouUA/viewform?c=0&usp=send_form&w=1

Opposition decries government over secrecy on 'Heartbleed' bug

OTTAWA — The Canada Revenue Agency and RCMP are saying little about the security breach that led to the theft of taxpayer information from the CRA website, with the minister still declining to speak publicly and the Mounties saying they asked the governmen

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http://o.canada.com/news/national/rcmp-admits-it-asked-revenue-agency-to-delay-releasing-information-on-heartbleed-leak

Ottawa vows to end secrecy around federal fiscal-planning meetings

Finance Minister’s fiscal plan includes promise to introduce measures ‘to bring and end the secrecy’ of the Board of Internal Economy

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/ottawa-vows-to-end-secrecy-around-federal-fiscal-planning-meetings/article32638677/

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