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Protesters who oppose teaching gender identity in school met with counter-protesters on Parliament Hill

Protesters who oppose school curricula that include teaching young people about sexual orientation and gender identity converged on Parliament Hill in Ottawa Sept 20, where they were met with counter-protesters with signs that read “trans rights are human rights” and “no space for hate.” Protestors arrived with music blaring, megaphones in hand and banners with “save our children” painted across…


High rises on Carling get green light despite fears of impact on Experimental Farm

Ottawa’s Planning and Housing Committee found itself caught in a battle between the province’s ongoing housing crisis and concerns about food research at the Central Experimental Farm during its meeting Sept. 20. Housing won the day. At issue was the approval of a zoning by-law amendment at 1081 Carling Ave. The amendment included a proposal for the construction of two…