Former Ottawa Mayor Racist Tweet

Graffiti on the Wall: Ottawa's Racial Problem

Rachel Décoste | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

Tuesday morning, three of Ottawa's four most read dailies had cover stories about the latest racist graffiti sighting in the city. The narrative seems to suggest that this insidious act has shaken a community which has rarely experiences such hatred. Perhaps short memories from those who are rarely on the receiving end of these not-so-isolated incidents need refreshing.

Racist Tweet Lands Former Mayor In Hot Water

CBC | Posted 03.31.2012 | Canada Politics

Former Ottawa mayor Larry O'Brien apologized Monday for using a derogatory term for Spanish-speaking people while he tweeted his thoughts from last Fr...