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We Day: Charity begins at home in campaign for youth engagement

October 16, 2012

Thousands of children across the province are taking to heart the idea that charity begins at home, bringing the mandate of a Canada-based international charity back to its native soil. This year, students in Grades 1 through 12 are helping drive more than a dozen grassroots campaigns organized through Free The Children, an organization renowned [...]

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Malcolm Parry: Emily Carr’s campus campaign coming together

October 13, 2012

HIGH LOW JACK: A small fortune in art hangs in Andy Sylvester’s Equinox gallery, which recently moved to a huge site on East False Creek’s former Finning lands. But the folk who gathered around Emily Carr University of Art + Design chancellor Jake Kerr and president Ron Burnett in the gallery Thursday were more concerned [...]

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BCTF to launch ad campaign after gag law lifted

October 8, 2012
BCTF to launch ad campaign after gag law lifted

The head of the BC Teachers’ Federation is applauding last week’s judgment from the Court of Appeal ruling the Province’s “gag law” on third-party political spending was unconstitutional. It means unions and other groups will now be allowed to advertise in the lead-up to provincial elections. Susan Lambert says plans are already underway for a [...]

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NDP crying foul over timing of new government ad campaign

October 7, 2012
NDP crying foul over timing of new government ad campaign

The NDP caucus chair is questioning the timing of a new government ad campaign. Shane Simpson says the commercials come just weeks after the finance minister announced seemingly strict measures aimed at reducing spending. “Months before an election… the government is prepared to spend without much care for whether it’s responsible spending or not… to [...]

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Romney looking to revive campaign in high-risk debate with Obama

October 3, 2012

DENVER – President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney come face to face for the first time in the presidential campaign Wednesday night for a high-risk nationally televised debate that offers the challenger his best opportunity to revive his struggling presidential campaign. Romney, running sho News1130: Recent News Articles

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