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Notable films for Easter, Canada and Earth Day
Huffing in a henhouse
Your numerology cycles: April
Magic reelism: smoke & mirrors
Rx for youngsters: Take physic, pomp
Two good kids films (though one is better for adults) and...
"Never the Last," a virtuosic séance
A rock and a hard place
Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a...
Chinese censors crack down on treasonous porridge: The SinoFile
Beijing is onto the tricks of some of China's most cunning wordsmiths.
Jan 11th, 2013
Southern Weekend's good, bad and imagined implications for Chinese press freedom: The SinoFile
The first in VO's new daily China blog series, The SinaFile, asks the universal question on Southern Weekend: What does it mean?
Jan 10th, 2013
Beijing wages war against apocalypse "rumors"
Is Beijing working extra hard to prove 'rumors' are a dangerous phenomenon in the People's Republic?
Dec 17th, 2012
The Chinese are coming, and other problematic Canadian sovereignty woes
Some analysts say a little bit of economic imperialism isn't all that bad.
Oct 19th, 2012
Vancouver's The Travel Guys to air in Canada
They've gotten up close and personal with panda bears in Xian, China, snorkeled along the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, and dressed as samurai warriors in Osaka, Japan. All in a days work for...
May 22nd, 2012
Mark Jaccard outlines challenges of climate change action in new book, Deluding Ourselves to Disaster
Jaccard's central question: What is your moral duty as a citizen if independent evidence consistently show your government is not telling the truth and the implications are disastrous?
Feb 10th, 2012
Chinese Canadian war veterans honoured in new photo exhibit
Chinese Canadians who fought in Canada's armed forces -- despite being denied citizenship -- are recognized this week in a new photo display.
David P. Ball
Jan 24th, 2012
Beware the foreign radicals: Comedians poke fun at tar sands, oil spills and Canada
The evil foreign radicals opposing oil will use tactics such as "speaking" and "sign-making" to destroy Canada, according to a new parody video by comedian Rick Mercer.
Jan 20th, 2012
Speculating on Vancouver's flippin' real estate market
What to do about the speculation in Vancouver's real estate?
Jan 9th, 2012
Implosion or explosion? What's next for the "new" regime in North Korea?
From peaceful assimilation to all-out nuclear war on the Korean peninsula, international security experts make their best predictions for the future of North Korea after the death of Kim Jong-il.
Jan 4th, 2012