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The Modern Thinker
Partial cover image of The Modern Thinker: Timeless Ideas, Inspiration, and Hope for the 21 st Century
Dec 30th, 2011
Two leading human rights groups quit B.C. missing women inquiry
Two high-profile human rights groups are the latest of a string of organizations to pull the plug on B.C.'s missing women inquiry. Both organizations cite a lack of government funding to subsidize...
Oct 6th, 2011
Peter Mansbridge in town to support the Vancouver Food Bank
"When you hear the stories of people who have jobs and need the help of the food bank, you want to help", says Peter Mansbridge.
Dec 10th, 2010
Government spent a hundred million to investigate Pickton
The figures are in and they’re heartbreaking. $103,000,000 to investigate and prosecute serial killer Robert Pickton, a man that preyed on women that lived on $185 per month, or less, in Vancouver’...
Nov 18th, 2010