To the Editor;
The NDP has put into effect their “Climate Change” Act. Now first of all, there is NO scientific evidence that humans are in any way responsible for any changes in our climate. In fact, temperature trends go in cycles. Canada, in fact, is “carbon neutral” because of the vast forests on its land. So why are Canadians paying for the emissions of other countries like China?
But the new Carbon Tax has come into force—no big deal, right? Wrong! The implicati

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To the Editor;
I hope everyone had a merry Christmas and Santa was good to everyone. One of the gifts I got this year was some wonderful goat cheese from a local producer. It made me think about how important it is to support local products and local community groups. People seem to think that local community groups and businesses will always be there.
When a business closes, people often say “I was planning to go there but I heard....(insert unfounded rumor here)”. A business closure

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Dear Editor,
This holiday season most of us are fortunate to have friends and family surrounding us.
However, we shouldn’t forget, as you have seen day after day on the TV newscasts, that many people throughout the world, and particularly in the Middle East, are running for their lives to escape war – a war that is fought not so much for gains in land but by one religious group against another.
In Palestine/Israel the occupation continues and the only thing that the Palestinians will be

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To the Editor;
When I read the article regarding what Rob Saik had said about Genetically Modified crops (November 23rd), several things came to mind.
1. I am not a scientist.
2. The experts tell us that the number of bees, birds, butterflies and frogs are dwindling.
3. I do have common sense.
Here I will not get into the GMO vs. Organic debate; I’ll leave that to the experts. However, if you have ever sprayed the herbicide Roundup on anything, you will have seen that it is very potent, killing

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