ROB FORD SCANDAL

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Have You Tried the Rob Ford Guide to Crisis Communications Yet?

It's been more than a year since Ford was revealed to be a crack smoker but he has maintained his meaty grip on power, and is currently dominating the media coverage of Toronto's upcoming municipal election. To pull this off, Ford has redefined the art of crisis communications, demonstrating that you can survive scandal by simply avoiding the truth or drowning it out. Ford is not, of course, the first to use silence, denial and obfuscation to advance his own interests.
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Rob Ford Is No Role Model For Toronto's Black Population

For the longest time, councillor Doug Ford has often been uttering one of the least intelligent statements about blacks in Toronto. In defending the shortcomings of his brother, Mayor Rob Ford, he often remarks how "Rob Ford has done more for the black community than the hundreds of black leaders in the community." I beg to differ.
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Twitter Reacts To RoFo's Bar Choice

While in B.C. for a funeral, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was spotted at Coquitlam pub the Foggy Dew (and, uh, ticketed for jaywalking). And Twitter had a lot to say about his choice in bars. So Rob ford wa...
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'He Hasn't Changed'

Toronto city Coun. Michael Thompson says Rob Ford's latest drunken rant — captured in another online video — is further proof that Ford is unfit for the office of mayor and should resign for the good...
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Rob Ford's Rollercoaster Year

Since he’s admitted to smoking crack cocaine, Rob Ford has asked Toronto voters to separate what he’s done in office from what he’s done out of office. But after the maze of allegations, outbursts an...