Thursday, April 18, 2019

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Tom Sandborn lives in Vancouver, B.C.

The Sense God Gave a Duck

By Tom Sandborn / 2007 February 12
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Tom Sandborn reflects on the death of Molly Ivins.

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Whose Side Are We On?

By Tom Sandborn / 2005 June 3
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Tom Sandborn wants to know why Canada seemingly tried to prevent an Ethiopian scientist from attending a key meeting in Montreal to discuss the issues surrounding genetically modified organisms (GMOs). He also asks some hard questions about whether our government is on the side of the corporations, or with the farmers around the world that GMOs are impoverishing.

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It Can’t Happen Here: Secret Police, No Evidence, No Fair Trial

By Tom Sandborn / 2004 October 28
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Tom Sandborn looks at Canada’s "security detention" procedures, and wonders whatever happened to the rule of law.

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Making Sweatshops

By Tom Sandborn / 2003 March 10
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Tom Sandborn reviews a book on one of the uglier phenomena associated with globalization

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Up Against War and Peaceniks

By Tom Sandborn / 2001 December 24
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Tom Sandborn has a few bones to pick with Stan Persky’s December 19th piece.

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Babel’s Exiles, Kosovo, Galacia and the confusion of Tongues

By Tom Sandborn / 2001 January 19
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Dubya’s election makes Tom Sandborn remember a journey among Babel’s Exiles

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