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Adam A. Donaldson

Adam A. Donaldson

In addition to writing his weekly political column for GuelphToday, Adam A. Donaldson writes and manages Guelph Politico, frequently writes for Nerd Bastards and sometimes has to do less cool things for a paycheque.

Recent Work by Adam A.

Wouldn't it be nice?: Some end-of-election thoughts

Wouldn't it be nice?: Some end-of-election thoughts

This week on Market Squared, we don't go into Election Day without some final thoughts about the campaign.
On making Guelph City Hall a round Earth instead of a flat Earth

On making Guelph City Hall a round Earth instead of a flat Earth

This week's Market Squared will attempt to make a mole hill out of a mountain of conspiracy talk.
Dolime deal asks a lot of questions, but at least it promises an ending

Dolime deal asks a lot of questions, but at least it promises an ending

This week on Market Squared, we ask the follow-up questions to the City's Dolime solution, while remembering how nice it is to see light at the end of the tunnel.
The digital pirates are coming, and we're joking about being sacked

The digital pirates are coming, and we're joking about being sacked

This week on Market Squared, we go into the murky lawlessness of the dark web to sound an alarm that seems difficult to hear.
So many feels after the latest library debate

So many feels after the latest library debate

This week's Market Squared tries to answer all the controversies following this week's special meeting of council.
The Library debate: stale arguments and cliches abound

The Library debate: stale arguments and cliches abound

This week's Market Squared sets a tone for progress on the Baker District Redevelopment after a summer of mixed messages
We spent 25 per cent of a 6-hour meeting talking about long meetings

We spent 25 per cent of a 6-hour meeting talking about long meetings

This week's Market Squared talks about talking, and why some people get to talk too much at council meetings while trying to stop others
Some Labour Day thoughts in no particular order

Some Labour Day thoughts in no particular order

This Labour Day weekend edition of Market Squared discusses, unsurprisingly, some thoughts on modern labour.
Municipalities get mixed messages at AMO meeting

Municipalities get mixed messages at AMO meeting

This week's Market Squared looks at the mixed messages from the Premier after his speech to the conference of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario
Have we exorcised the Guelph Factor?

Have we exorcised the Guelph Factor?

This week's Market Squared will look at whether the dreaded "GF" words shut down an apartment development on Cork Street