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Stop Pretending You Don't Know Reason Behind High School Violence

Candace Plattor | Posted 04.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Candace Plattor

Deep in our heart of hearts, as a collective society, how can we be surprised by this kind of over-the-top violent behaviour from our kids when we allow them -- our leaders of tomorrow -- to be fed on this these "killing sprees" in the various forms of media day in and day out?

My 10 Favourite Things About Living In Downtown Surrey

Alex Sangha | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Alex Sangha

I grew up in Newton and recently moved to Surrey City Centre from North Delta. My Vancouver friends thought I committed geographic suicide. It's been over six months since I settled in the heart of downtown Surrey and I want everyone to know about my 10 favorite things about my new hood.

Julie Paskall's Husband Speaks

CBC | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The slaying of hockey mom Julie Paskall has sparked a push for change in the crime-ridden borough of Newton in Surrey, B.C., but for her family, the f...

Teen Charged With Threatening Alberta School Online

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

MEDICINE HAT, Alta. - An 18-year-old man from southern Alberta has been charged with making an online threat that allegedly touched on this month's de...

Should Teachers Carry Guns?

CBC | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada

In the small rural Harrold Independent School District in northwest Texas, some teachers are allowed to be armed with guns — a controversial policy ...

Garneau Floats Assault Weapons Ban

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - There's no reason assault rifles like the one used to slaughter 20 young schoolchildren in Connecticut should be available in Canada, says Li...

Tougher Licensing In Order For Canada And U.S.?

CBC | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver woman whose mother was killed in the worst mass school shooting in U.S. history says now is the time to talk about restricting or licensin...

Marois Comments On Long-Gun Registry After Newtown Massacre

CBC | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada Politics

The shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Conn. may have sparked talks about gun control in the U.S., but the discussion has crosse...