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In 1992, when free-lance writer Jim Wilson arrived in Venezuela, that country was among Latin America’s richest countries, with the world’s largest oil reserves. Now, after 24 years, he says, “ 596 more words


Popular Contradictions in Defensive Shooting

“Empty Chamber Carry delays your defensive response with a firearm and is not appropriate for those serious about armed self-defense.”

But you stage a concealed carry firearm when there’s an imminent threat — not an actual threat but when you are fairly sure something is wrong and you want better access to your firearm.

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Ontario Liberals deny tampering with witnesses at hearing into wind turbines near airport

TORONTO – Ontario’s Liberal government denies Opposition charges that it interfered with the witness list for a hearing into a plan to install at least six, 152-metre-high wind turbines near the Collingwood airport. 381 more words


Ringing the Changes

One variation of deja-ku might be referred to as “ringing the changes,” or to explore as many variations of a theme, subject, or phrase as possible, like a bell-ringer at a carillon. 457 more words

Shared Subject

Lyme disease sufferers share their stories at conference

It was 2008 when Michelle Gagnon says she realized she no longer had the energy to partake in her favourite pastimes of rock climbing and cycling. 619 more words

Local News

Opponents of Collingwood wind power project say lives will be at risk if turbines built near airport

TORONTO — Opponents of a wind power project in the Collingwood, Ont., area warn it will put lives at risk because giant industrial turbines will be built less than four kilometres from an airport runway. 295 more words


Thanks, Phantom

I am still really proud of this poster which has appeared in Barcelona and Amsterdam, I think, as well as around New Zealand, courtesy of intrepid sticking up by Jim and Kelly Wilson of Phantom Billstickers.   28 more words

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