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Gwynne Dyer: Trouble in the South China Sea
If you were running China, and you wanted to distract your own population from economic woes at home by pushing one of your many territorial disputes with your neighbours into...
Gwynne Dyer: Welcome to the Anthropocene epoch
There is no doubt that human beings are the dominant species on Earth. The seven billion of us account for about one-third of the total body mass of large animals on the planet,...
Gwynne Dyer: Has Vladimir Putin backed down over Ukraine?
Did he just blink? I think he did. Only one week ago, Russian president Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said that in the present circumstances he regarded the presidential election...
Gwynne Dyer: Waiting for the coup in Thailand
If you are trying to get rid of the legitimately elected government of your country, it helps to have the Constitutional Court, the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), and...
Gwynne Dyer: The essence of apartheid in Israel
Hillary Clinton would never have used the word when she was U.S. Secretary of State, because she still has presidential ambitions. John Kerry, the current Secretary of State, has...
Gwynne Dyer: Ukraine is not worth fighting for
With due apologies to God, Voltaire, and the Ukrainians, I must point out that if Ukraine did not exist, it would not be necessary to invent it. It is not a great power, it has no...
Gwynne Dyer: Obama, Asia, and the elephant in the room
Poor old Tony Blair is condemned to spend the rest of his life trying to justify his decision to help George Bush invade Iraq. He was at it again recently, insisting that the...
Gwynne Dyer: Spain's apology to the Spanish-Jewish community
The Spanish parliament still has to pass the new citizenship law, but the cabinet has already approved it and Justice Minister Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón is sure there won’t be a...
Gwynne Dyer: Stupidity in action in Ukraine
It’s all too easy to imagine the high-level meeting in Kyiv where the Ukrainian government decided on its next move. It probably sounded a bit like this: “Very well, gentlemen, we...
Gwynne Dyer: Seymour Hersh claims false-flag poison gas attack in Syria
Why would anyone believe Seymour Hersh? True, he’s the Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter who broke the story of the massacre committed by U.S. Army troops at My Lai in...
VIFF 2014: Vancouver Asahi premiere features Japanese stars and special Nikkei guest
Satan statue with erect penis replaced by penguin with sunglasses
Pandemonium at Vancouver Asahi premiere
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Vancouver animal-rights activists demand Winners stores go fur-free
Beers to drink this fall, including new Maiden Voyage, Thanksgiving saisons, and more
North Vancouver council candidate Iani Makris under fire over Facebook posts
UBC professor Tsur Somerville suggests Vancouver landowners split lots
Gwynne Dyer: Xi Jinping's choice in Hong Kong
Author Donald Gutstein reveals extent of Stephen Harper revolution in new book Harperism
I wanted to go for a walk; instead I got sexually harassed
Commodore legend Drew Burns dies in Vancouver
Vancouver taxi licence freeze in the works as Uber plots comeback
The real contest in this Vancouver election is over control of council, not who's elected mayor
Yet another bland street name is coming to Vancouver
Empty homes not the issue in Vancouver, Urban Futures think-tank says
Here's some Vision Vancouver spam that came into my in-box since Friday
Surrey crime linked to Vancouver and Burnaby social-service and police policies
Gurpreet Singh: Arrival of unwanted guest Narendra Modi reveals America's real priorities
The long road that will inevitably lead Stephen Harper to commiting Canada to the war against ISIS
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