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World Economic Forum: Financial crisis, inequality threatens entire social contract

The prognosis is grim: nearly 500 of the world's industry, government and social experts warn of a 'dystopian future' and social unrest.

Vancouver riots: an assault on Vancouver values

We first noticed a few puffs of light-coloured smoke billowing gently up into the blue night sky a few blocks away from our home. "That's near the post office," I said to Tom, my spouse. Then the...

Vancouver riot clean up brings city back together

What made Ted, a high school student, come to clean up after the riots from yesterday's Stanley Cup loss? "Shame," he said, lowering his eyes. "We want to show that not all Canucks fans are like that...

Olympics and '94 riots in mind as police prepare for Vancouver's Stanley Cup run

The last time the Vancouver Canucks made it to the Stanley Cup final, it didn't end well. First, they lost the 1994 series to the New York Rangers. Then, rioters in Vancouver caused $1 million in...