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Vibrant, sustainable urban resort will make Vancouver proud

Posted by Oped 1293 days ago Vancouver Sun| vibrant sustainable urban resort vancouver proud All
http://feeds.canada.com — Vancouver has a well-deserved international reputation for pioneering well-planned and vibrant urban neighbourhoods. One needs to look no further than Yaletown and Coal Harbour to see how a bold, clear vision can change the face of the city in a relatively short period of time. Read More
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Small arms are world's true weapons of mass destruction

Posted by Oped 1296 days ago Vancouver Sun| small arms worlds true weapons mass destruction All
http://feeds.canada.com — The gun lobby in Canada is flexing its muscle with a warning to the Conservative government not to sign the landmark United Nations armstrade treaty because it could affect their rights to own firearms. Their advice or warning should be rejected by the government, and Canada should sign the treaty because it is eminently good for the values we espouse. Read More
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Assisted suicide a difficult discussion we need to have

Posted by Oped 1297 days ago Vancouver Sun| assisted suicide difficult discussion have All
http://feeds.canada.com — A Posthumous plea last week from a respected Toronto doctor has put the debate about assisted suicide back into public view - yet again. Dr. Donald Low's deathbed entreaty that suffering, terminally ill patients should have the legal right to end their lives follows 22 years of indecision in Canada about the issue. Read More
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Make courts more efficient

Posted by Oped 1297 days ago Vancouver Sun| make courts efficient All
http://feeds.canada.com — The budget crunch facing the Justice Ministry is evidence of the need to get on with overhauling B.C.'s justice system. A system that handles cases reasonably quickly and efficiently will not only be more fair and effective, but will also be less costly. Read More
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The Rouhani enigma

Posted by Oped 1298 days ago Vancouver Sun| the rouhani enigma All
http://feeds.canada.com — Is he the diplomatic version of the Trojan Horse, or is he the real deal, the peacemaker the world has been hoping would emerge from Iran? The enigmatic new Iranian president, Hasan Rouhani, has confounded the world with an offer of rapprochement with the U.S. and its allies, and no one seems to know what to make of him or his overtures. Read More
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Iran extends hand to the West

Posted by Oped 1303 days ago Vancouver Sun| iran extends hand west All
http://feeds.canada.com — How much importance should the world attach to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's acknowledgment that the Holocaust happened and was "reprehensible"? In two words: a lot. Or four: but not too much. Read More
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Alberta oil will reach coast, like it or not

Posted by Oped 1303 days ago Vancouver Sun| alberta oil reach coast not All
http://feeds.canada.com — All those wishing a plague on oil pipelines across B.C. might now be giving thought to an adage warning: Be careful what you wish for. Read More
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Better eyes for coast watchers

Posted by Oped 1304 days ago Vancouver Sun| better eyes coast watchers All
http://feeds.canada.com — The people who defend our coasts have to watch 27,200 kilometres of shoreline, and we should give them more tools to keep out enemies and criminals. Read More
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