Justin Trudeau at Mohawk College
Justin Trudeau waves to supporters during a stop at Mohawk College on Oct. 14, 2015.
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At some point Justin Trudeau and the Liberals need to prove that they aren't just style over substance

His bubbly visit to Hamilton City Hall — without informing the media, or even taking time to speak...

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Editorial | Oct 20, 2016
Auchmar Manor

Auchmar and Royal Hamilton Light Infantry are a perfect fit

Imagine a fully restored Auchmar House and grounds that serves not only as a monument to Hamilton’s past but continues to...

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Editorial | Oct 13, 2016
Hydro corridor

Decades of poor hydro policies leave Ontarians paying way too much for electricity

The Liberals are now in the process of dismantling the Hydro One behemoth, while also investing billions of dollars to...

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Editorial | Oct 06, 2016
Ontario's Anti-Racism Directorate session held at Mohawk

The time for reports on racism is over, it's time for action

Those reports were on the minds of the participants at the Anti-Racism Directorate as they demanded action and not more...

Stoney Creek News
Editorial | Sep 29, 2016
King and James

Changes to Hamilton's streets isn't just a downtown issue

More disturbing is 15 years after amalgamation, it would seem that the downtown community has installed its own blinders,...

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Editorial | Sep 23, 2016
Voting day

Is voting reform fairness or fraud?

Arguments are made that changing the system will increase voter turnout or boost the number of women or minorities elected....

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Editorial | Sep 15, 2016
Red Hill Valley Parkway

Hamilton's parkways aren't death traps

Traffic is at its most dangerous not when it’s too fast or too slow, but when it’s unpredictable. If everyone stuck to the...

Hamilton Mountain News
Sep 08, 2016

School's back for fall, but should it have been out for summer in the first place?

If the educational community, parents and teachers are really interested in improving the education of students, year-round...

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Sep 01, 2016

Competing rights and freedoms make it hard to do always do the right thing

There is always a balancing act between competing rights, clashing cultures, and meshing of philosophies in a democratic...

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Aug 25, 2016

Hamilton and the province have been wasting time when it comes to waste diversion

Ontario’s waste diversion rate is a meager 25 per cent. Hamilton’s is better at 48 per cent, but compared to more progressive...

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Aug 18, 2016

Hamilton's food strategy finally gets cooking

As this summer’s drought has highlighted our food security is razor thin. Hamilton’s farmers have been struggling with their...

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Aug 11, 2016

Postal banking is worth a look to help the working poor

In Hamilton’s inner city, residents are desperate for some form of banking. About 15 per cent of Canadians do not have a bank...

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Aug 04, 2016

Hamilton's failure to ensure open meeting laws are followed show why real consequences are needed

Hamilton ignored the public’s need to hear and see an important discussion in open session and arrogantly chose to go behind...

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Jul 28, 2016

Debating Hamilton's future

Even the basic reason for building this high-order transit system remains questionable. Supporters argue it will provide an...

Dundas Star News | 5 Comments
Jul 21, 2016

Hamilton's apathy towards public consultations breeds false 'consensus'

The 18 public meetings held by a consultant to talk about proposed changes to the city’s ward boundary system attracted a...

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Jul 15, 2016

All of Hamilton needs economic development help

It seems the economic strategy to revitalize the core has trumped all other strategies to expand, innovate and assist...

Dundas Star News | 6 Comments
Jul 07, 2016

Ward boundary changes needed for Hamilton

Sixteen years later, those 15 ward boundaries are establishing an unequal and undemocratic governance system. The Mountain...

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