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B.C. introduces law to require cars, trucks sold by 2040 be zero emission

(Toby Talbot/Associated Press) British Columbia Legislation aims to phase out gas-powered vehicles The Canadian Press · Posted: Apr 10, 2019 4:08 PM PT | Last Updated: April 10 The legislation would apply to new vehicles for sale or lease. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/b-c-introduces-law-to-require-cars-trucks-sold-by-2040-be-zerContinue reading

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This may be how the West might be lost | National Post

Getty Images Matt Gurney – National Post March 29, 2019 6:00 AM EDT Last Updated March 29, 2019 6:00 AM EDT Filed under: Full Comment The late 19th century was the era when, in the United States, the West — … Continue reading

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Many Canadian and U.S. schools are waking up to the China threat

April 7 2019 https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/rogin-u-s-schools-are-waking-up-to-the-china-threat https://edmontonjournal.com/news/local-news/while-canadas-relationship-with-china-grows-tense-edmonton-public-schools-renews-deal-with-confucius-institute/amp https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Confucius_Institute

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Canada has become the laughing stock of the international community

It is more than sad Canada has become the laughing stock of the international community. This could have been prevented if Trudeau, those in the current and previous governments that allowed SNC-Lavalin, Bombardier and others to do what they have … Continue reading

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Innovators and Disruptors

Image details April 7 2019 – Kevin Yaworski I agree with this meme and would only add that there needs to be a balance of innovation and consumer and related protections. Not nanny state but reasonable. Many of these and … Continue reading

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The USMCA trade deal likely won’t be ratified this year, if ever

John Ibbitson – The Globe and Mail APRIL 4, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-trade-deal-looks-likely-to-sit-in-a-drawer/#

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NASA says India’s missile test created a debris field that threatens the space station | National Post

April 2 2019 – National post plus The USA, Russia and China have also done these tests and it has created an estimated 35,000 piecies of debris orbiting earth that puts the international space station, satellites and future space missions … Continue reading

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