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The animal was "pretty comatose.''
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"When we shame people who are suffering from addiction we push them further into the shadows.''
Thirty-two years clean, Bill Wong still remembers the "unbearable" pain.
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The couple have been advocates for mental health services in the U.K.
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The mayor, premier, and First Nations leaders greeted the royal couple.
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The "Socially Responsible Van" tour is, to be blunt, completely and totally irresponsible. The tour capitalizes on and monetizes the misfortune of others. It lumps all residents of the Downtown Eastside into the same dismissive, downtrodden boat of addiction, poverty and illness.
With so much of the attention focused on Victoria's tent city and Vancouver's skyrocketing home prices in the housing debate, one group is left hollering, "Hey, what about us?" That group is all of the Province's renters, and it's a group worth listening to.
The production's creator is a sister of one of serial killer Robert Pickton's victims.
Compassion can be found just about anywhere.
Many people in Surrey are hard-working families and just trying to get by. The last thing these families and their children need is your social stigma thrown at them.
The former Vancouver councillor was elected to the legislature in 1996 and subsequently became the first Chinese-Canadian to sit in the B.C. cabinet.
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