Oct 08 2019By Nathan Woolridge News Editor A Vancouver Sun op-ed written by Mount Royal University instructor Mark Hecht made the argument that "low ethnic diversity is the hallmark of countries with high rates of social cohesion " according to a Star Calgary article The controversial piece was eventually pulled by the Vancouver Sun and The Province online despite being published in the Sun Aug 28 2020August 28 Update Idaho Paper Apologizes For Running Mike Luckovich Cartoon In Idaho where Mike has roots The cartoon was sketched by liberal cartoonist Mike Luckovich — a Northwest native born in Seattle who attended Boise's Bishop Kelly High School and graduated from the University of Washington — in response to Sunday's shooting of young father Jacob Blake in

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Opinion Piece: Vancouver Sun December 18 2016 The Honourable Robert J Bauman Chief Justice of British Columbia I read with interest Daphne Bramham's recent column "Canadian courts need to pick up the pace of justice" (Vancouver Sun 12 December 2016) It was a thoughtful article and it correctly underlines the Supreme Court of Canada's

Sep 13 2019Judging by an opinion piece published by the Sun this past weekend — "Ethnic diversity harms a country's social trust economic well-being" — it would seem Vancouver's largest daily paper is still bent on stoking racial discord a century later though now in a softer more academic tone of voice

Writing an Effective Opinion-Editorial Piece or Letter to the Editor Opinion-Editorial (Op-Ed) Submissions Op-ed submissions can be an effective way to communicate your research or professional opinions while initiating or adding to an existing debate The following guidelines are common to most publications: 800 words or less

Telling people you went to Sun Sui Wa seafood restaurant post COVID-19 results in many ooh and ahs It is definitely one of the most famous dim sum restaurants in Vancouver also recently popularized by Seth Rogen and David Chang on Breakfast Lunch and Dinner on Netflix We made reservations for 10:15 AM this past Sunday and it was a great

Jul 23 2019VANCOUVER — Japanese Canadians across the country are meeting to discuss how an apology by the British Columbia government could be backed by meaningful action for those who were placed in internment camps or forced into labour because of racist policies during the Second World War

Japanese Canadians call on B C to go beyond mere apology

Jul 23 2019VANCOUVER — Japanese Canadians across the country are meeting to discuss how an apology by the British Columbia government could be backed by meaningful action for those who were placed in internment camps or forced into labour because of racist policies during the Second World War

Sep 26 2019The author of a Vancouver Sun opinion piece arguing that diversity is harmful to Canada has been invited to speak at the University of British Columbia by a campus student group On October 9 the UBC Students for Freedom of Expression (SFE) will host Calgary-based academic Mark Hecht and former University of New Brunswick (UNB) professor Ricardo Duchesne at the school for a

Dec 08 2016On June 29 2016 the Vancouver Sun did a feature article on Teresa's budding art and writing career in the Downtown Eastside The Sun headline aptly summed up the incongruous absurdity of Ontario's treatment of Teresa: Artist with Down syndrome written off as 'incapable' blooms in the Downtown Eastside

COVID-19 could be driving more parents to plan on immunizing their children with the flu shot this fall a new study by the University of British Columbia suggests The study recently published in the Journal of Pediatrics looked at 3 000 families from Canada Israel Japan Spain Switzerland and

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Jul 27 2020Vancouver park board to vote on allowing alcohol in 22 city parks (Vancouver Sun) Who's getting better cell phone data prices than Canada? Almost everyone (Calgary Herald) Coronavirus: Spain says outbreaks under control after UK orders quarantine (BBC) China's TV channel faces UK ban as complaints mount (Guardian) OVER THE WEEKEND

Oct 08 2019By Nathan Woolridge News Editor A Vancouver Sun op-ed written by Mount Royal University instructor Mark Hecht made the argument that "low ethnic diversity is the hallmark of countries with high rates of social cohesion " according to a Star Calgary article The controversial piece was eventually pulled by the Vancouver Sun and The Province online despite being published in the Sun

After living in storage for years a piece of Vancouver's art history is making a return The Family sculpture is getting to call Granville Island home amp video_youtube Vancouver Sun Yesterday Opinion bookmark_border share more_vert City of Vancouver apologizes for its role in 1914 Komagata Maru incident

Japanese Canadians call on B C to go beyond mere apology

Jul 23 2019VANCOUVER — Japanese Canadians across the country are meeting to discuss how an apology by the British Columbia government could be backed by meaningful action for those who were placed in internment camps or forced into labour because of racist policies during the Second World War

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Apr 29 2020OTTAWA — Ontario Conservative MP Derek Sloan held to his leadership campaign slogan of being "Conservative without apology" and refused Wednesday to heed the demands of his fellow MPs to apologize for remarks questioning the loyalty of the country's chief public health officer

Sep 09 2019The Vancouver Sun has issued an apology for publishing an opinion piece from Calgary-based author Mark Hecht who argued that ethnic diversity is harmful to Canada In his article Hecht an instructor at Mount Royal University in Calgary writes that while "many western nations assumed that ethnic and cultural diversity through immigration would be beneficial" many have "ended

Dec 08 2016On June 29 2016 the Vancouver Sun did a feature article on Teresa's budding art and writing career in the Downtown Eastside The Sun headline aptly summed up the incongruous absurdity of Ontario's treatment of Teresa: Artist with Down syndrome written off as 'incapable' blooms in the Downtown Eastside

School of Business associate faculty member Hugh Stephens' opinion piece about Canada and China's canola dispute was published in the Vancouver Sun Here is an excerpt: "The news that Canada and China have come to an interim agreement to postpone the imposition of new standards for importing canola seed due to take effect on Sept 1 and to continue discussions on the issue is welcome

Aug 28 2020August 28 Update Idaho Paper Apologizes For Running Mike Luckovich Cartoon In Idaho where Mike has roots The cartoon was sketched by liberal cartoonist Mike Luckovich — a Northwest native born in Seattle who attended Boise's Bishop Kelly High School and graduated from the University of Washington — in response to Sunday's shooting of young father Jacob Blake in

Feb 23 2020In China more than 76 000 people have contracted COVID-19 and more than 2 200 have died The virus continues to spread across the globe frightening and surprising governments with the speed and extent of its reach On Feb 5 Vancouver's the Province in red and black bolded letters used the headline "2nd China Virus Case in BC" to describe British Columbia's second reported case

Nov 15 2016 Vancouver Sun - Today 70 per cent of B C jobs are filled by employees with post-secondary credentials—a number that is forecast to steadily rise in the years ahead This was not always the case As recently as the early 1990s the workforce was evenly split between those with post-secondary education and those without