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Ottawa police must confront bias, right-wing extremism to rebuild trust: ex-chief
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Ottawa police must confront bias, right-wing extremism to rebuild trust: ex-chief

Ottawa’s former police chief says the force needs to confront bias and right-wing extremism in order to repair trust with its citizens in the aftermath of the “Freedom Convoy” protest. Peter Sloly is continuing his testimony at the public inquiry investigating the federal government’s use of the Emergencies Act. Read more: ‘Freedom Convoy’ organizers to testify at Emergencies Act inquiry this week Read More ‘Freedom Convoy’ organizers to testify at Emergencies Act inquiry this week A lawyer representing downtown businesses and community members asked Sloly this afternoon if he was aware of a double standard being applied to left-wing protests like Black Lives Matt...
Western Mustangs reach regular season perfection after Gee Gees defeat – London
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Western Mustangs reach regular season perfection after Gee Gees defeat – London

The Western Mustangs ended the 2022 regular season with a 38-18 win over the Gee Gees in Ottawa, Ont., on Saturday afternoon. The victory gave Western a perfect 8-0 regular season.The Mustangs have just one loss outside the playoffs going back to 2017. It came against Guelph in the shortened 2021 season.“When you play football at the end of the season or in the playoffs, you need to be able to do two things,” said Western head coach Greg Marshall. “You need to be able to stop the run and you need to be able to run the football.” Read more: London Knights edge Saginaw Spirit 4-3 on Friday night Read More London Knights edge Saginaw Spirit 4-3 on Friday night The Mu...