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Why I Do Not Wear A Poppy

Every year, millions of Canadians take part in this campaign by attaching the poppy to their clothes. I do not wear the poppy, or donate to the RCL, because I believe that this campaign glorifies war instead of calling for peace. I believe that it is of the utmost importance to remember past wars and the soldiers who took part in them, but I remember these things quite a bit differently than how the RCL would like you to remember them.
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A Rash Of Donation Box Thefts In Ontario

Police in Toronto —and now in Hamilton, Ont. — are trying to track down thieves who made off with poppy donation boxes. The first incident happened late Monday night in Toronto when a donation box wa...