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The Duel – 24hrs, Vancouver Edition

Heads up for all my readers to pick up a copy  of 24hrs Vancouver edition tomorrow, where I go head to head with Kathryn Marshall on  this week’s topic: Is Bill C-377 good for Canada’s union members? My column: http://vancouver.24hrs.ca/2012/12/16/conservatives-passed-new-disclosure-requirements-to-hamper-canadas-unionsContinue reading

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Coming to a screen near you:” The Coca Cola Case ” ~ (The movie Coca Cola would rather no one watches)

While everyone’s certainly seems to be feeling the lighter side of Coca Cola in Vancouver and along the  Olympic torch run,here is a little something-something that came into my email box this week.  Lawyers from Coca Cola’s  New York office have tried to … Continue reading

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No room for old school mentality about women on the docks

North Country is a 2005 movie starring Charlize Theron,  and is based on a true story. She who plays the role of a woman who goes to work in a steel mine where the majority of the workers are men. The male miners … Continue reading

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Truth of freedom in a “democratic” society

The bald eagles are back. Running along Mud Bay yesterday, I saw three in various locations along my route. I stopped under one big Cottonwood tree to look up at the majestic figure gazing out to sea. A juvenile, he did not sport the … Continue reading

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