• Corporate Media Lying about RCMP 'Bombing' of BC Legislature

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    The Bridge News Service: Independent Media from Canada:


    Media linked bombing to Canada's Muslim Community - which had NOTHING to do with it.


    (July 31, 2016) The RCMP and Federal Government created a fake 'terror bombing' in Victoria BC in 2013. Then they and the media linked the attack to

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  • Non Corporate News from Canada

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    The Bridge News Service: Non Corporate Media from Canada


    FOUR STORIES:


    1. An Enemy of Canadian Democracy ... Our Corporate Owned Media


    https://thebridgenewsservice.com/2016/08/18/canadas-media-undermines-democracy/


    2. Erik Anderson on the financial mess at BC Hydro. The interviewer is Norm Ryder.


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    3. Vaccines are more about Corporate Profit than Health . Two stories. In

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  • What happened to the salmon this year?

    “Every time there’s a low return on sockeye, First Nations of the coast and the Fraser River watershed have to go without food for the winter,” -- Chief Bob Chamberlin, Kwikwasutinuxw Haxwa'mis First Nation and Vice-President of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs. [1]

    This year is shaping up to be

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  • upcoming events and calls for support

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    Dear Friends of SJS,
    Tonight: Candlelight Vigil (Wed Aug 31, 7:30pm, Centennial Square) Overdose Awareness Day

    Please join us on Wednesday, August 31st, 7:30pm at Centennial Square to commemorate the lives we have lost to preventable overdose deaths.

    International Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness that the

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  • [evoz] freshly roasted coffee

    Hi coffee lovers. If you need our freshly roasted Cafe Simpatico coffee – Allen has just bagged a new roast – call him at 250 384-0477, Thanks from your CASC coffee committee.
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  • [IJV members] Standing up to the Israeli Goliath

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    Greetings from the hinterland. I thought some people might be interested in the op-ed piece , below, that appeared in this mornings Charlottetown Guardian (Aug 31/2016).
    Salaam and shalom,
    Richard Deaton

    Standing up to heavily-armed Israeli goliath

    Published on August 31, 2016

    BDS

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  • Candlelight Vigil (Wed Aug 31, 7:30pm, Centennial Square) Overdose Awareness Day

    Candlelight Vigil (Wed Aug 31, 7:30pm, Centennial Square) Overdose Awareness Day
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  • Standing Up At Standing Rock

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1298 .... August 31, 2016
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    Standing Up At Standing Rock

    Brian Ward

    Some 1,000 Native American activists from the Standing Rock Indian Reservation and across the country faced off against police and security forces protecting the

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  • CoDev E-Bulletin August 2016

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  • Site C Dam going forward - FIGHT!/organize & Save Blenkinsop Valley/Langford Block Exclusion decisions


    To Farmland Protection Coalition supporters,

    In betrayal of First Nations and Canada's court system, Site C Dam received quiet federal approvals as this BC day long weekend began. Check out Wilderness Committee Site C for updates, a petition, and fund raising for the continuing fight! As well the BC Green

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  • Video PremieWatch the first episode of The Boombox Collection series, featuring Boots Riley


    Adbusters is proud to present the online premiere of The Boombox Collection: Boots Riley.

    The Boombox Collection series is born out of a deep appreciation for the unsung pioneers of “working class” Hip Hop. Artists who have shaped our attitudes and perspectives of the world for nearly 20 years. Artists

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  • Gords message to all of us

    Over 11 million people tuned in to watch the last ever Tragically Hip show.

    It was a powerful and moving show that brought people together across the country, and everybody is talking about the moment when lead singer Gord Downie sent us a clear message about our relationship to First

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  • ATCR Newsletter: A Message From The Halluci Nation


    Hi Friends,

    We’re forwarding you a message from our friends from the Halluci Nation. We think you should read what they have to say:

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    Attention members of the Halluci Nation, our DNA is of Earth and Sky, spread the word: #WeAreTheHalluciNation

    Halluci Nation members have come together to tell the

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  • Cool Fascismo hits newsstands worldwide this week!



    Hey Jammers,

    As we head into fall, there's been a shift in the tone, the mood and feel of global politics. Cool Fascismo looks at the rise of fascist tendencies all over the world, exposing the symptoms of a sick, outdated and demagogic system. Everywhere you look, hatred and fear

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  • Turkey's Move into Syria

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1297 .... August 30, 2016
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    Turkey's Move into Syria:
    Challenging the Kurds, Overthrowing Rojava

    Phil Hearse

    Turkey's incursion into northern Syria on 24 August was flagged up as a move to drive the so-called Islamic State

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  • [evoz] Garage Sale to raise funds for the site C protest caravan to Ottawa

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    Hello all. We are having a Garage Sale this Saturday, September 3rd from 9am - 2pm, to raise funds for the Site C protest caravan that is leaving for Ottawa next week. If any of you have items that you would like to contribute to the sale, please drop them

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  • Public solutions to wait times

    NationBuilder r1 Paov -- Surgeons in an operating room

    Next week, Dr. Brian Day will be in court arguing that allowing doctors to charge whatever they want in for-profit clinics will make wait lists shorter.

    Meanwhile, international evidence shows that for-profit care makes wait times longer for most people.

    There are proven public system solutions that

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  • [evoz] September 30 Cafe Simpatico

    Dear CASC supporters and friends, This is an early announcement of the beginning of our fall Cafe Simpatico events. On September 30 we will have a presentation on the current situation in Honduras from Kay Gimbel, a Victoria activist and researcher. Kay was in Honduras on a very intense solidarity
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  • Why Media Democracy?

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    Why Media Democracy?

    That the North American media is dominated by corporate monopolies serving capitalist interests and squeezing out critical voices is to state the obvious. The state media in Canada – nationally the CBC and provincially organizations like TV-Ontario (TVO) – provide only the slightest respite from pro-business reportage;

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  • [Gaza] Three Canadian Women on the Women's Boat to Gaza

    Note Eva Manly from Vancouver Island will be on the Women's Boat to Gaza!

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    Three Canadian Women on the Women's Boat to Gaza

     

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  • Climate Justice Historian Brian Tokar Interview - Sept. 5

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  • CoDev 2016 AGM Announcement

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  • R&F.ca Weekly Update

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  • Call to Action! Save the Blenkinsop Valley!

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  • How Not To Fund Infrastructure

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1296 .... August 25, 2016
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    How Not To Fund Infrastructure

    Michal Rozworski

    Recycling is supposed to be a good thing, so when the federal Liberals quietly announced that "asset recycling" would be part of their strategy

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  • Urgent Action: Protect Freedom of Association in Ecuador

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  • 5 great things you're doing this summer

    This fall is going to be intense. The Trudeau Liberals’ consultations on many key issues are going to wrap up in the next few months - and then the government will make massive decisions that will shape our country for a generation.

    Reject the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), or ratify it? Make

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  • WATCH: Trudeaus panel hears from the people

    We delivered 144,000 messages against Kinder Morgan. r1

    Friend,

    Last week, we delivered 144,000 messages to Prime Minister Trudeau’s ministerial panel on Kinder Morgan telling them to reject the pipeline.

    It was a remarkable experience. I had the chance to stand with hundreds of others at the Ministerial panel’s hearings.

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  • Help us stop him

    NationBuilder r1 Paov -- Help protect public health care

    We’re 2 weeks away from the start of Brian Day’s lawsuit against Canadian public health care.

    If Dr. Day wins this case, we’ll lose the public health care system everyone in Canada relies on.

    Our legal team has prepared strong opening arguments in defence of fair, affordable

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  • BDS Under Attack in Vancouver

    THE ACTION BELOW IS IMPORTANT AS ALL THE ISRAELI WINES WE HAVE FOUND IN BC LIQUOR STORES COME FROM THE OCCUPIED TERRITORIES.

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    For the past 20 hours, the Boycott Israeli Wines FB page has been under attack from literally hundreds of Zionists.
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  • 80% of bees DEAD

    SumOfUs r1 Corporate interests are doing everything they can to overturn France's ban on bee-killing pesticides. ...
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  • The Working Class: Saskatchewan's Political Orphan

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1295 .... August 23, 2016
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    The Working Class: Saskatchewan's Political Orphan

    J. F. Conway

    We all suffer from the absence of working class politics. We are smothered in the business-oriented, neoliberal ‘consensus’ instructing us to reconcile

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  • Our boycott signs over highways are not the only ones going up.



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  • Huffington Post and Change.org are teaming up

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  • Canadian Mining and Popular Resistance

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    Canadian Mining and Popular Resistance

    Canada is one of the world's centres of the mining and extractive sector. Toronto is the centre of the trade in mining stocks and in financing mining operations. Canadian mining capital operates in more than 100 countries and is among the top five

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  • Hitting the road to deliver a powerful message

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  • R&F.ca Weekly Update

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  • Razem: New Left in Poland

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1294 .... August 19, 2016
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    Razem: New Left in Poland

    Marcelina Zawisza and Maciej Konieczny interviewed by Lorenzo Marsili

    "We are not the old Left. It is more than clear if you look at our faces,

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  • Crystal Pepsi

    SumOfUs r1 This could push Pepsi to fix its palm oil policy. ...
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  • Aug. 20 Picnic


    ​We also plan to view our van and signage suggestions.

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  • Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

    The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) voted to implement an investment screen restricting church investments in corporations that profit from human rights abuses, including those against Palestinians. In doing so, they join eight other denominations that have economically aligned their actions with their principles.

    We congratulate Isaiah 58 , a
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  • Coverage denied

    NationBuilder r1 A nine year old was denied extended health coverage by a private  insurance company. Paov --

    Last week in New Brunswick, a private insurance company denied a nine-year-old boy extended health coverage because of his “build.” [1]

    Fortunately in Canada, private insurance companies don’t get to decide who gets basic health care coverage . Everyone is covered by public insurance - regardless age, health standing,

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  • Incubator applications close Aug 19

    Dear Friends of SJS,

    On Behalf Of Community Social Planning Council

    Application process for project funding and support closes soon!

    View this email in your browser

    APPLICATION PROCESS CLOSES SOON!

    • August: Applications deadline August 19, 2016.
      See our website for more details
    • August 26: 4-6 Applicants selected
    • September-November: Business Plan
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  • Walmart

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  • Campaign Updates and Upcoming Activist Events 

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  • What Happened to the Pink Tide?

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1293 .... August 16, 2016
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    What Happened to the Pink Tide?

    Kyla Sankey

    When the ‘pink tide’ of left-leaning governments first rose to power on the back of anti-neoliberal protests across Latin America in the late

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  • Did you get your invitation to the local Kinder Morgan meetings?

    Did you get your invitation to the local Kinder Morgan meetings?
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  • Fair Transport Europe and other campaigns that need our support

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  • BDS Action in Vancouver August 6

    The BDS Campaign is going full steam. See below to aid Vancouver's efforts.
    People there have donated to our van campaign! (Reveal of the van design at CAIA Picnic Aug. 20}

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    https://www.facebook.com/1701176593466617/videos/1716301998620743/

    On August 6, there was a lively picket in Vancouver

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  • BCSEA opens the door to BCs Green Energy Success!


    BCSEA is a non-profit society that relies on memberships to advance the low-carbon economy. Will you please join us?

    BCSEA brings Green Energy Doors Open to BC!


    Green Energy Doors Open (GEDO) is a year-round initiative that strives to share the sustainable energy success stories that are empowering our individual

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  • 80% of bees DEAD

    SumOfUs r1 Corporate interests are doing everything they can to overturn France's ban on bee-killing pesticides. ...
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  • Oppose the Energy East Pipeline

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    Oppose the Energy East Pipeline

    TransCanada’s Energy East project is the largest tar sands pipeline proposed yet. Stretching from Alberta to New Brunswick, Energy East could carry over 1 million barrels per day of tar sands crude to the Atlantic coast. Despite TransCanada’s promises that Energy East is

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  • Aug 20 CAIA picnic & update

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  • 80% of bees DEAD

    SumOfUs r1 Corporate interests are doing everything they can to overturn France's ban on bee-killing pesticides. ...
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  • Victoria Friends of Cuba Event

    Dear Friends of SJS,
    Victoria Friends of Cuba invite you to their upcoming event:
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    ¡Fidel 90 y más!: A Revolutionary Legacy - Isaac Saney, National Spokesperson, Canadian Network on Cuba -
    "There are men who struggle for a day and they are good. There are men who struggle for a year and
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  • The Pentagon Money Pit


    counter p u nch NEWS UPDATE 8-11-2016 Will Russia Reject Neoliberalism?
    Paul Craig Roberts and Michael Hudson explain why hooking Russia's fate to Western neoliberalism would doom the country's sovereignty.
    The Pentagon Money Pit
    Dave Lindorff says no more free rides for the military!
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  • PeerNetBC 2016 Annual General Meeting

    PeerNetBC News

    2016 Annual General Meeting


    We would like to invite you to the PeerNetBC Annual General Meeting, held at our office in downtown Vancouver.

    The meeting will be on Wednesday, September 28th from 6pm until 8pm. Everyone is welcome to attend! From those of you who have supported or worked with

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  • Rio on Lockdown


    The militarization of the Olympics is an affront to open society values.
    Open Society Foundations Right now, as the world’s best athletes compete for gold in Rio de Janeiro, spectators could be forgiven for thinking the city is mobilizing for war, not the Olympic Games.

    Why else would a security force of 85,000
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  • How the CIA Manipulates the Media and Hoodwinks Hollywood


    Nicholas Schou on CounterPunch Radio! This week CounterPunch Radio host Eric Draitser sits down with Nicholas Schou to discuss his new book Spooked: How the CIA Manipulates the Media and Hoodwinks Hollywood . Eric and Nick explore the history of CIA manipulation of the media going back decades, and how it
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  • Fidel's 90th Celebration

    They support us you may want to support them.

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  • CJPME & Green Party need your support / Soutenez CJPMO et le Parti vert

    If you have not already sent an email - see below

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  • You have a message about Ruby's Legacy: STOP PUPPY MILLS

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  • Lessons of the 2015 CUPE Local 3903 Strike

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1292 .... August 12, 2016
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    Lessons of the 2015 CUPE Local 3903 Strike

    Kyle Bailey

    It has now been over one year since the end of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) 3903 strike at

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  • Call for SCS leading up to OD awareness day (Aug 31)

    Call for SCS leading up to OD awareness day (Aug 31)
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  • Israel has demolished more Palestinian homes in

    This is Ethnic Cleansing and shows the Israeli agenda


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  • iPhone 2017

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  • Censorship is Back in Fashion in Brazil

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    A Socialist Project e-bulletin .... No. 1291 .... August 11, 2016
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    Censorship is Back in Fashion in Brazil

    Sabrina Fernandes

    Lately, it's been common to say that the "right has come out of the closet" in Brazil. More precisely, the authoritarian, fascist

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  • 4 weeks away

    NationBuilder r1 Paov -- The case goes to trial in 4 weeks

    In just 4 weeks, I’ll be in court for the first time.

    That’s because today it was confirmed that on September 6, 2016 Dr. Brian Day will begin his legal attack on Canada’s public health care system.

    We've been involved in this case since it began. If

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  • IMMEDIATE ACTION NEEDED

    See the petition against removing Palestine from Google maps.  It became Israel!
     
    https://www.change.org/p/google-inc-google-put-palestine-on-your-maps



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  • Let's Celebrate Our Successes! Taking on the housing crunch, school closures and rising hydro rates.

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