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Dirty money driving up B.C. home prices as more than $40-billion laundered across Canada in 2018 – Globe and Mail

May 10 2019 Commentary This linked to illegal importing and sale of opioids and other drugs with over 11k Canadians dying of opioid related overdoses since 2016. How was it allowed to get this bad? It says $7 of the … Continue reading

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Are Cops ‘Off the Hook’? How Police Reform Has Changed Under Trump

The Trump administration has shifted away from overseeing police in favor of tackling violent crime. BY CANDICE NORWOOD | Governing Magazine | DECEMBER 19, 2018 AT 7:00 AM Pro-law enforcement demonstrators and members of Black Lives Matter confront each other … Continue reading

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Public deserves clarity from Ottawa on collapse of money-laundering case, says B.C. official

Public deserves clarity from Ottawa on collapse of money-laundering case, says B.C. official – Globe and Mail JUSTINE HUNTER AND COLIN FREEZE VICTORIA /TORONTO DECEMBER 3, 2018 Article archived below. — Concerning news about Corporate and Financial Crime prosecutions getting … Continue reading

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Bitcoin tanks

I had some friends ask about my thoughts about investing in bitcoin when one was at around $15k. I had not traded directly even in equities for years but knew it was very volatile and high risk. It had been … Continue reading

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Vancouver: The City That Had Too Much Money – Bloomberg Quint

October 22 2018 Since mid-2014, capital flight from China may have totaled as much as $800 billion, according to estimates from the Institute of International Finance. Vancouver is a prime target for moving funds obtained from legit, grey and black … Continue reading

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The power of algorithms and big data as well as the dangers – Weapons of Math Destruction

Oct 16 2016 – Kevin Yaworski – Global Citizen – http://wp.me/p1fJaD-Ek Here is two very interesting audio casts about the power of algorithms and big data as well as the dangers. Including what Facebook doing with your data; Destructive feed back … Continue reading

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Only in Manitoba ? Dismal state of Healthcare, Police, Justice, Education, First Nations Canadians and Infrastructure

  Oct 6 2016 – Kevin Yaworski – WiseUpWinnipeg – http://wp.me/p1fJaD-Aj Hope this info can prevent others from going through this for themselves or family.  It involves osteoarthritis and depression. My Mom who is in her late 60’s was just told … Continue reading

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