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Nitevigil's leather-clad teens put North Van on the metal map at the New York Theatre

nitevigil photo by bev davies


By Steve Newton

North Vancouver’s Nitevigil–the teenage metal band that made the finals of the Town Pump’s Spotlight ’85 competition–joined Ground Zero and Death Sentence in a “Heavy Metal Rockarama” at the New York Theatre last Friday (April 26). 416 more words

Vancouver Concerts

Mo. Lawmakers Disagree on Murder Sentences for Minors

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri lawmakers disagree over how long minors convicted of first-degree murder should have to spend in prison, with a House panel on Monday advancing a proposal that would end the state’s mandatory life without parole sentences by offering an alternative sentence of 25 to 40 years. 434 more words


Australia's Sneaky Tactic To Stop The Drug Execution!

It is to me unfathomable that any nation would stoop to sneaky tactics to stop the execution of two of their nationals accused of drug running in a foreign country. 772 more words


My Thought as An Indonesian Citizen

A short resume :

1. Jokowi is not a GOD
2. The reasons why I disagree on death penalty
3.  Please respect every country whether it’s big or small. 1,325 more words


Hypocrisy Beyond Belief!

I just cannot believe the magnitude of hypocrisy shown by the Australian government on the execution of the drug dealers that took place yesterday. It is well known that the gangs arrest in Indonesia was based on information provided by the Australian police, and… 749 more words


Bali 9 Aftermath

Since the executions of the “Bali 9″ drug traffickers by the Indonesian government, reactions from many people lean towards the adverse side. Australians particularly are not amenable to death sentences. 475 more words



What happened:

Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have been executed. Both Australian citizens, the men were convicted of leading a smuggling ring called the “Bali Nine” and trying to bring 8.3 kilograms of heroin into Indonesia in 2006. 346 more words

International Relations