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Patronage for MPs continues

Posted by Oped 1305 days ago Vancouver Sun| patronage mps continues All
http://feeds.canada.com — The appointment of parliamentary secretaries is getting out of hand. The new roster unveiled by Prime Minister Stephen Harper contains 32 names, up from 28. Read More
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Sale of beer, wine in grocery stores not a radical idea

Posted by Oped 1305 days ago Vancouver Sun| sale beer wine grocery stores radical idea All
http://feeds.canada.com — Anewly announced plan aimed at overhauling B.C.'s liquor laws has ignited a debate on the sale of beer and wine in supermarkets and convenience stores. Read More
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B.C. must address problem of public service pension plans

Posted by Oped 1311 days ago Vancouver Sun| bc address problem public service pension plans All
http://feeds.canada.com — British Columbians have procrastinated in addressing a problem of unsustainable public sector pension payouts. Read More
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Take care with online photos

Posted by Oped 1311 days ago Vancouver Sun| take care online photos All
http://feeds.canada.com — The sickening story of the dating website that used Rehtaeh Parsons' photo in a Facebook ad for its services is a sobering lesson in due diligence for anyone using images off the Internet. Read More
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Unethical experiments highlight need for aboriginal scientists

Posted by Oped 1313 days ago Vancouver Sun| unethical experiments highlight aboriginal scientists All
http://feeds.canada.com — The Truth and Reconciliation Commission is holding a national hearing in Vancouver this month. Not only were many native children sexually and emotionally abused in residential schools and sanatoriums, we now know some were subjected to unethical medical experimentation. Read More
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Summer ends with an invasion of the yellow jackets

Posted by Oped 1317 days ago Vancouver Sun| summer ends invasion yellow jackets All
http://feeds.canada.com — Pope Paul VI, known to his friends as Giovanni Battista Enrico Antonio Maria Montini, once said "anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest." Read More
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It's time for the world to call Putin's bluff on Syria

Posted by Oped 1317 days ago Vancouver Sun| its time world putins bluff syria All
http://feeds.canada.com — The prospects for peace in Syria look glum already, what with Russian President Vladimir Putin's grandstanding in a provocative opinion piece in the New York Times. Read More
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Discriminatory Quebec charter an affront to Canadian values

Posted by Oped 1318 days ago Vancouver Sun| discriminatory quebec charter affront canadian values All
http://feeds.canada.com — Let's get one thing straight: The proposed charter of values the Parti Québécois government unveiled Tuesday is government-sponsored discrimination masquerading as secularism. Read More
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