Author: Jonathan McLeod

Jonathan McLeod is a writer living in Ottawa, Ontario. (That means Canada.) He spends too much time following local politics and writing about zoning issues. Follow him on Twitter.
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Weekend!

It’s time for some skating and some inter-generational conflict.

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Weekend!

Canada Day! Canada Day! Canada Day! Did you hear that it’s Canada Day?

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3elieve

You get three songs. Go!

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Dominion!

In Celebration of Canada Day, Jonathan writes 1400 words about punk rock.

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Posse!

National anthems can be really very funny.

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Don’t focus on the riots

Thoughts about the riots in Baltimore. But it can’t be just about the riots, can it?

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#brusselsprouts

It’s not really a recipe and it’s not really a photo essay, but watch as Jonathan makes some brussel sprouts.

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Linky Friday #77

Bears, baseball, buildings, beauties and Barrett Brown. We’ll talk about all that and more in this week’s Linky Friday!

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The Wrong Friends and the Wrong Enemies

In true Canadian style, Jonathan McLeod goes from talking about hockey to talking about sexual assault to talking about feminism.

Because everything is about hockey and hockey is about everything, apparently.

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Legal Rents

Matt Bruenig argues against the current legal education and licensing regime. While doing so, he imperils his future favoured status.

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Canada’s Awkward Relationship With Rape Culture

We’ve all heard the term “rape culture” thrown around, and it’s a term that can lose its meaning or significance with repeated use, but as we experience sexual crimes like those committed in Steubenville or against Rehtaeh Parsons–and the delayed and insufficient responses to the crimes–it is inescapable that rape culture persists and, perhaps, thrives.