All posts tagged "Canada"

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    Issues: June 6th 1944 A Day To Remember Canadians At Juno Beach

    By David Murray. June 6th 1944 saw my father “Bud” Murray land on Juno Beach with his Canadian brothers in France. He was with the second wave of soldiers hitting the beach. The first group that landed...

    • Posted June 6, 2017
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    Sports: World Junior Hockey Tournament Starts Dec.26th vs Russia

    TORONTO, Ont. and MONTREAL, Que. – Dylan Strome (Mississauga, Ont./Erie, OHL), Mathew Barzal (Coquitlam, B.C./Seattle, WHL), and Thomas Chabot (Sainte-Marie-de-Beauce, Que./Saint John, QMJHL) will be leading Canada’s National Junior Team during Monday’s pre-tournament game in Montreal, and...

    • Posted December 25, 2016
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    Press Release: NDP In Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge Back Bob D’eith

    MAPLE RIDGE – Yesterday afternoon, New Democrats from across the riding of Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge gathered to elect lawyer, musician, and active community volunteer Bob D’Eith to be their candidate for the next federal election. “Beyond Bob’s...

    • Posted May 24, 2015
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    Omnibus Protest At Kamp’s Office – Where Were The People?

    By Wayne Clark: I was at the OMNIBUS protest in front of our perpetually absent MP Randy Kamp’s office and took great pride at all the caring Canadian patriots holding their signs and braving the bitter cold...

    • Posted March 8, 2014
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  • Letters: Wakeup Call

    UPDATED 17/08/12 – COMMENTS RECEIVED – Dear Editor. Just when I think the pendulum has swung to the right as far as it can go I am amazed to see us move yet further to the right.

    • Posted August 17, 2012
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  • Guest Column: Why The Student Apathy Toward Federal Politics?

    By Alexandra Taylor. Why the student apathy toward federal politics? We’re the ones it directly affects. Who do you think controls the exorbitant tuition fees? Is the prospect of paying off a student loan for as long...

    • Posted January 1, 2012
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  • Guest Column: We Just Keep Falling Behind…

    By Mel Hurtig. Next time you hear Stephen Harper boast about what a great job he and his friends have done managing the Canadian economy, consider this: Canada’s government debt (84.2%) as a percentage of GDP in...

    • Posted September 13, 2011
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  • Issues: Why Wal-Mart Is Bad For Canada

    Submitted: Wal-Mart has a lot of new stores coming to a location near you. Is this a good thing or a bad thing … What do you think?

    • Posted July 12, 2011
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  • Federal Politics: TSX Deal Not In Canada’s Best Interests Says Peter Julian

    Submitted: New Democrat Industry Critic Peter Julian called on the Conservative government to hold full, public and transparent consultations on the proposed takeover by the London Stock Exchange (LSE) of the TMX group, the owner of the...

    • Posted July 11, 2011
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  • Issues: People Around The World Try To Save Coast From Salmon Feedlots

    By Alexandra Morton: I have just begun a news feed on this blog because there is so much going on around the world to protect wild fish from corporate fish. It is important to understand that what...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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