Letters To The Editor – NOW Magazine https://nowtoronto.com/news/letters-to-the-editor/index.rss Sun, 24 Jan 2021 16:22:12 +0000 Sun, 24 Jan 2021 16:22:12 +0000 en-US NOW news Joe Biden inauguration: Planet breathes a sigh of relief Plus, the problem with Derek Sloan, why Doug Ford’s COVID dance is bad for business and what the world needs now is more compassion in reader mail this week

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NOW news Doug Ford’s wishy-washy lockdown Plus, the ruthless face of COVID-19, Erin O’Toole’s paranoid conservatism and women in comedy is no joke in reader mail this week

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NOW news Mike Harris storm poses election problem for Doug Ford Plus, too-optimistic COVID-19 vaccine projections, The Minimalists’ simple message and council like sheep on police budget cuts in reader mail this week

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NOW news Michelle Latimer’s biggest wrong Plus, coming out stories, Doug Ford’s pandemic bullying and James Corden’s gay act in reader mail this week

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NOW news Does Not-Amazon really make shopping local easier? Plus, Liberals’ post-pandemic economic plans, oh-so-hip movie critics and a little piece of Weston history in reader mail this week

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NOW news Privatization put an end to Canada’s vaccine industry Plus, filling the gaps in COVID data, Funny Boy bias and a better choice for the province’s vaccine task force in reader mail this week

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NOW news Adamson Barbecue: right-wing lunacy or publicity stunt? Plus, breathing Hellfire missiles on COVID-19, why Doug Ford and John Tory don’t care about affordable housing and Toronto’s skating rules in reader mail

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NOW news Canada’s film sector excludes stories of persons with disabilities Plus, major retailers not playing by COVID rules, Toronto police’s new policy on strip searches and missing the Mod Club in reader mail this week

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NOW Staff Kids play fast and loose with COVID rules Plus, why restaurants should stay open, Deepa Mehta’s not-so-Funny Boy and most Canadians would agree on an assault rifle ban in reader mail

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NOW news Toronto’s affordable housing myth Plus, a long road back for the U.S. after Trump, police unions defending bad cops and Star Trek: Discovery disappoints in reader mail this week

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NOW Staff Gun control advocates making a huge mistake going after gun owners Plus, Doug Ford devalues the meaning of higher education and “Liberal dirty tricks” in Letters To The Editor this week

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NOW news Ethical dilemmas face frontline workers Plus, Chomsky with Trump on Russia “hoax,” T.O.’s rollercoaster rental market and human rights take a backseat to COVID crisis in reader mail this week

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NOW Staff Closing restaurants is an arbitrary decision Plus, a tale from a COVID food run and a response to The Breakfast Club cancellation in this week’s reader mail

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NOW news Real estate market trades in greed during the COVID crisis Plus, bursting Toronto’s social bubbles, John Tory watching and Sarah Cooper’s Trumpian triumph in reader mail this week

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NOW news Throne Speech’s promise of pharmacare rings hollow Plus, blinking out on online learning, universal basic income revisited and Sarah Cooper for Trump haters in reader mail this week

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NOW news Jobs versus universal basic income Plus, stuck in the COVID lockdown loop, Michelle Latimer awakening and the case against carbon pricing in Letters To The Editor this week

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NOW news The future of Toronto: NOW readers weigh in on lessons from the pandemic We asked readers to tell us the most important issues the pandemic has highlighted and what needs to change. Here are their responses.

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NOW news Ford government’s sloppy school restart Plus, no tipping rule feels like a scam and Glen Stewart Ravine a local wonderland in reader mail this week

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NOW Staff NOW readers sound off on Doug Ford’s proposed rent freeze Plus: The Conservative Party’s survival will depend on its ability to become relevant to a changing demographic

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NOW news New bike lanes are making Toronto’s streets safer – and saner Plus, Toronto’s housing market needs a correction and Doug Taylor’s remarkable dedication to heritage preservation in reader mail this week

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NOW news John Tory at the centre of web blocking police reform Plus, why Canadians may never know the truth about Nova Scotia mass shooting and Doug Ford spreading misinformation on class sizes in reader mail this week

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NOW Staff NOW Readers’ Survey: The future of Toronto Tell us what you think needs to change in Toronto as the city continues to grapple with COVID-19

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NOW news Doug Ford trying to force teachers to strike with back-to-school measures Plus, Nova Scotia mass shooting exposes RCMP incompetence, the beauty of Brent Carver and Cineplex’s pandemic rerun in reader mail this week

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NOW news Ford’s back-to-school plan sends kids into COVID battlefield Plus, racializing the coronavirus, making sense of Stage 3 reopening and real estate reality check in Letters To The Editor this week

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NOW news Comic on racism makes a joke of ethnic stereotypes Plus, how psychedelics changed my life, stage 3 COVID truths and a wartime monument that has no place in Canada in Letters to The Editor this week

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NOW news Activist’s death will make animal rights an election issue Plus, reopening businesses risks closing schools this fall, the Conservative party’s racism fray and BLM protest rewrites history in Letters To The Editor

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NOW news Calling out COVID idiots Plus, why Ontario may rue reopening, renters living in fear and Doug Ford’s long-term care runaround in Letters To The Editor

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NOW news Akelius heel on housing Plus, Canada’s double-standard on terrorism, another must-read Black Canadian author and animal agriculture’s pandemic risk in Letters To The Editor

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NOW Staff Confronting the fact many Canadians are racist Plus, content warning on police brutality, not all landlords are faceless corporations and stopping to think of animals as food in Letters To The Editor

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Now Toronto Why Toronto needs to support arts and culture more than ever Plus, notions of white privilege, towards a not-so-perfect future without police and banning air conditioners in Letters To The Editor

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