Issues & Experts Archive: 2002

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Dec 11, 2002
Week of Dec. 9 – 16, 2002
"I told you so."…So says Gary Mauser, a professor in SFU’s faculty of business administration, about...

Dec 03, 2002
Week of Dec. 2 – 9, 2002
Charting a course for coastal tourism…Coastal tourism contributes billions of dollars to C’s economy...

Nov 26, 2002
Week of Nov. 25 – Dec. 2, 2002
The fate of Romanow’s recommendations…Healthcare providers, policy analysts, politicians and...

Nov 18, 2002
Week of Nov. 18 – 25, 2002
Uncovering the roots of violent youth…The community of Maple Ridge is reeling from the news of the...

Nov 13, 2002
Week of Nov. 11-18, 2002

Best friends earn poetic honours…Becoming Canada’s first poet laureate is a little like crossing

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Nov 04, 2002
Week of Nov. 4 – 11, 2002
Experts focus on post 9/11 world security…Issues related to securing a world wrought with fear of...

Oct 21, 2002
Week of Oct. 21-28, 2002
The race is on…With municipal elections only weeks away, incumbents and newcomers to the local...

Oct 07, 2002
Week of October 7-14, 2002
B.C. Hydro debate: private vs. public…An energy expert from south of the border was recently in...

Oct 01, 2002
Week of Sept. 30 – Oct. 7, 2002
New strategy for social housing…The federal government’s new strategic plan to address issues of...

Sep 25, 2002
Week of September 23-30, 2000
West Nile virus infection a fact of life…The recent death of an elderly man in Ontario from the West...

Sep 17, 2002
Week of September 16-22, 2002
Age of terrorism....The world is still coming to grips with the dawning of a new age in politics—the...

Sep 09, 2002
Week of Sept. 9-15, 2002
Remembering 9/11…As the first anniversary of the event that struck at the heart of America...

Jul 29, 2002
Week of July 29 – August 5, 2002
Nature, not humans, key to fish fitness…It’s a lot like gambling without knowing your odds, and the...

Jul 23, 2002
Week of July 22 – 29, 2002
Pope offers hope to world’s youth…When the pope arrives in Toronto July 23 for World Youth Day,...

Jul 16, 2002
Week of July 15-22, 2002

The heavy cost of inaction…That’s what we’re paying now says SFU adjunct professor Tom Koch in...

Jul 09, 2002
Week of July 8-15, 2002
Tolerating Big Brother for the greater good…Is it worth tolerating an infringement on privacy to...

Jul 04, 2002
Week of July 2 - 8, 2002
Palestinians consider US ultimatum…US.President George Bush's latest move on the Middle East crisis...

Jun 25, 2002
Week of June 24-30, 2002
G-8 meetings set to begin…Key world leaders are meeting in Kananaskis this week for the G-8 summit,...

Jun 19, 2002
Week of June 17 — 24, 2002
G-8 leaders converge on Canada…Key world leaders are preparing to gather in Kananaskis next week for...

Jun 11, 2002
Week of June 10 – 17, 2002
Growing a new breed of scientists…While Toronto plays host to the largest international...

Jun 04, 2002
Week of June 3 — 10, 2002
Federal Liberals regroup…Despite continuing opposition from some Liberal MPs over the weekend...

May 28, 2002
Week of May 27 — June 2, 2002

Protesters make their point…Thousands of Lower Mainland residents took to the streets on the weekend...

May 21, 2002
Week of May 20 – 27, 2002
Warming up to Kyoto targets…Canada’s energy ministers are meeting this week in Charlottetown to talk...

May 14, 2002
Week of May 13 – 21, 2002
Reworking labour laws…A raft of controversial changes to B.C.’s labour laws is sparking mixed...

May 08, 2002
Week of May 6 — 13, 2002
Tackling girl violence…Psychologists, mental health workers and criminologists will discuss the...

Apr 30, 2002
Week of April 29 – May 6, 2002
US proposal sparks movement in Middle East crisis…While the U.S. proposal to allow Yasser Arafat to...

Apr 22, 2002
Week of April 22 – 29, 2002
Poll shows Canadians feel political mistrust…A new opinion poll shows a significant majority of...

Apr 16, 2002
Week of April 15 – 22, 2002
Legal landmarks to become school yard landmines?…Two recent court decisions have set legal landmarks...

Apr 10, 2002
Week of April 8 – 15, 2002
A no-win situation…There seems to be no end in sight to the deadly game of chess being played out in...

Apr 03, 2002
Week of April 1 – 8, 2002
Recovering from a health scare…Ads of apology for the health food scare that has so far motivated...

Mar 28, 2002
Week of March 25 – April 1, 2002
Canada still on high alert…More than six months after the U.S. terrorist attacks, Canada is still in...

Mar 18, 2002
Week of March 18 - 22/2002
Alliance’s D-Day…The race is winding down and a new leader of the beleaguered Alliance Party will...

Mar 13, 2002
Week of March 11 - 15/2002
Reaching a deal on softwood lumber…A deal to end the dispute over softwood lumber will be a key...

Mar 05, 2002
Week of March 4-11/2002
Hope or a slippery slope?…Unable to wait any longer for the federal government to debate its long...

Feb 26, 2002
Week of February 25 - March 4/2002
Canada’s golden moment…Canada’s win over the U.S. in Sunday’s Olympic hockey final may be a sweet...

Feb 18, 2002
Week of Feb 18-25/2002
Experts react to Liberal’s budget…The unveiling of the Liberals’ budget tomorrow (Feb. 19) comes on...

Feb 4, 2002
Week of Feb. 4 – 11, 2002
Teachers in dispute and the future of learning...What affect will the teacher’s dispute, their...