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Gwynne Dyer: Playing chicken in the East China Sea over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
Since November 23, when China declared an “Air Defence Identification Zone” (ADIZ) that covers the disputed islands called Senkaku in Japanese and Diaoyu in Chinese, the media...
Gwynne Dyer: Israeli officials condemn U.S.-Iran nuclear deal
“We are not blind, and I don’t think we are stupid,” said U.S. secretary of state John Kerry in response to fierce Israeli criticism after the first round of talks about Iran’s...
Gwynne Dyer: Chaos in Libya
A little over two years after the former Libyan dictator, Moammar Gadhafi, was captured and killed by rebel militiamen outside the town of Sirte, the Libyan state is teetering on...
Gwynne Dyer: China's demographics and the myth of the one-child policy
The big news of the week is that China’s one-child policy is being relaxed. After 34 years when most Chinese families were officially limited to only one child, most couples will...
Gwynne Dyer: Is Typhoon Haiyan a harbinger of storms to come?
“We’ve been telling the rest of the world we don’t want what’s happening to us to happen to everyone else,” said Lucille L. Sering, the vice chair of the Philippines’ Climate...
Gwynne Dyer: What to expect after an Iranian nuclear deal
What will the Middle East look like after Iran and the great powers that are negotiating over Iran’s alleged nuclear weapons ambitions—the five permanent members of the UN...
Gwynne Dyer: M23 defeat in the Congo a good start
Can it really be as easy as that? Get Rwanda to stop supporting the rebels in eastern Congo, pay the soldiers of the Congolese army on time, send in a United Nations force that...
Gwynne Dyer: India's race to Mars
The Curse of Mars also applies to Asian countries. About two-thirds of the attempted missions to Mars have failed, many of them even before leaving Earth orbit, and most of the...
Gwynne Dyer: Salvation for Georgia is still not at hand
“My work here is done,” said the masked man, as he mounted his horse and rode away. But he didn’t go very far away. Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili of Georgia doesn’t actually...
Gwynne Dyer: The downfall of the NSA
Politicians and government officials rarely tell outright lies; the cost of being caught out in a lie is too high. Instead, they make carefully worded statements that seem to...
Olivia Chow ad hammers Rob Ford for not returning a constituent's calls
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Bramwell Tovey's statement to the Vancouver School Board
Reasonable Doubt: Debunking myths: “At 12 years old, my child can choose which parent to live with”
Nirvana does Kurt Cobain proud at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony
B.C. Teachers' Federation job action scheduled to begin next week
Trailer Park Boys get all fancy in Don't Legalize It
Homeless in Vancouver: Play about Banksy’s elephant man looks a bit insulting
Video: Femen leader says she's in a war for civil rights (warning: nudity)
Fan Expo begins with cosplayers, line-ups, and Vancouver's own Twisted Twins
Suffering is the core issue with whale and dolphin captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium
West Vancouver police reviewing video showing angry cop cutting off longboarders
Enbridge defeat in Kitimat plebiscite renews call for B.C. referendum on pipeline
David Suzuki: Is it time for a real war on cars?
Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue Association tames the region’s feral cat colonies
Gwynne Dyer: Seymour Hersh claims false-flag poison gas attack in Syria
Vision Vancouver opponents question motives behind review of captivity at Vancouver Aquarium
Homeless in Vancouver: What panhandling bought someone today
Gwynne Dyer: Stupidity in action in Ukraine
B.C. Christian law school approved despite anti-gay policy
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