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Ken Taylor, ex-ambassador to Iran during 1979 hostage crisis, laid to rest in Toronto

TORONTO — Prime minister-designate Justin Trudeau and former Prime Minister Joe Clark joined friends, government officials and family at a funeral for Canada’s former ambassador to Iran, Ken Taylor, in Toronto on Tuesday. 668 more words


MONDO To Release Goonies Print By Tyler Stout, Batman Print By Ken Taylor & Lil' Mikey Figure Based on Art By Mike Mitchell On October 22, 2015

At this year’s MondoCon, MONDO was stoked to host screenings of The Goonies and Batman, each with their own mystery poster reveal. This year Tyler Stout and Ken Taylor were enlisted to bring these two fan-favorites to life, and they did an absolutely stunning job. 134 more words


Geek Art: 'The Goonies' by Tyler Stout and 'Batman' by Ken Taylor

Tomorrow, Mondo will be releasing two awesome posters: ‘The Goonies’ by Tyler Stout & ‘Batman’ by Ken Taylor. 
Be sure to follow Mondo on Twitter… 75 more words
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Rip Mason: Ken Taylor's bravery will be remembered

On Nov. 4, 1979, the American nation was stunned as Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking 52 U.S. personnel and Marine guards hostage. 501 more words


Humber News - Oct. 14 to 16

This week was the week as our National Youth Leaders Debate and the preparatory week before the 2015 Federal Election, both of which I helped organize. 34 more words

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Canadian Diplomat Who Hid Americans During Iran Hostage Crisis Dies

From TheBlaze.com, by Dave Urbanski, Oct 2015

TORONTO (AP) — Ken Taylor, Canada’s ambassador to Iran who sheltered Americans at his residence during the 1979 hostage crisis, has died. 591 more words


Ken Taylor, hero of 1979 'Canadian Caper' in Iran, embodied Canadian self-image of iron-willed bravery

Kenneth Douglas Taylor, who has died aged 81, was a Canadian ambassador who became an American hero in the snakepit of revolutionary Iran, risking his own life to save six others. 893 more words