Canada Poppies

Poppy Shortage In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada Business

A record-breaking number of poppy sales has led to a potential poppy shortage in Canada. With four days to go until Remembrance Day, CBC News repo...

Poppies Made By Prisoners?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

Some federal prison inmates in the Prairie provinces will soon be making poppy pins for Remembrance Day next year, but the plan doesn't sit well...

Costco Could Cut $10,000 From Collections, Legion Says

CBC | Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Royal Canadian Legion in Abbotsford, B.C. says it’s feeling the pinch this year when it comes to selling poppies at the local Costco. ...

Remembering the Silent Generation

Peter Behrens | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Peter Behrens

As they grew old, and faced their deaths, most of what had happened in the decades since their war seemed to recede, fade, lose shape and colour -- and the hard kernels of dastardly memory grounded in those intense weeks and months in Europe was all that remained.