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Lawrence Winkler is a physician, traveler, and natural philosopher. His molecules have morphed from medicine to manuscript. He lives with Robyn on Vancouver Island and in New Zealand, tending their gardens and vineyards, and dreams.

China Developing Weapons

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Posted: May 26, 2022, 12:55 am

Beijing Is Trying to Hide

The truth about China’s Uyghur camps.




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Posted: May 26, 2022, 12:52 am

China Launches Bid

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Posted: May 26, 2022, 12:50 am

If Our Institutions Can’t Get The Basics Right

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Posted: May 26, 2022, 12:47 am

Will Capitalist Chile Follow Venezuela to Ruin?

The upcoming vote to change Chile’s constitution.



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Posted: May 26, 2022, 12:46 am

The Internet

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Posted: May 25, 2022, 1:11 am

Aristotle Goes to Hollywood

Today, the ancient Greek storyteller would be winning Oscars. To learn how, turn to the Poetics, his masterwork on writing.



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Posted: May 25, 2022, 1:09 am

Monkeypox Outbreak

Linked to two gay sex raves in Europe.



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Posted: May 25, 2022, 1:06 am

The Unbearable Brutality

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Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:42 am

Public Depravity

California’s epic homeless nightmare.



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Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:40 am

Hillary Clinton

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Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:37 am

The Strange Phoniness of Davos

Eye-opening to see just how inauthentic much of it is.



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Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:35 am

Islamists Are Weaponizing

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Posted: May 24, 2022, 12:31 am

‘Take Two Aspirin and Call Me By My Pronouns’

Woke medicine: a prescription for disaster.





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Posted: May 22, 2022, 11:42 pm

Humans Are About to Send Mixed Messages to Space

The woke messages may incur the wrath of the aliens.



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Posted: May 22, 2022, 11:39 pm

Imagine the Unimaginable

When revolutionaries undermine the system, earn the antipathy of the people, face looming disaster at the polls, it is then they prove most dangerous.



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Posted: May 22, 2022, 11:35 pm

The Persecution of Tamara Lich

And the gross overreaction to the convoy.



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Posted: May 22, 2022, 11:33 pm

The Ideology of Magic Words

If it seems like left-wingers are primitive, it's because they are.



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Posted: May 22, 2022, 12:28 am

How Ridiculous Is It For Universities To ‘Cancel’ Sonnets?

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Posted: May 22, 2022, 12:26 am

Poilievre Has A Real Chance To Break the Liberal Status Quo

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Posted: May 22, 2022, 12:24 am

Federal Public Service Failure

Doesn’t stop bonuses.



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Posted: May 22, 2022, 12:22 am

Let's Liberate the Canadian Landscape From the Group of Seven

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Posted: May 22, 2022, 12:20 am

Trans Dogma Has Taken Over Our Schools

A teenager has been hounded out of her sixth-form for saying that biological sex exists.



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Posted: May 21, 2022, 12:53 am

An Unlikely Man of the People

Kenneth Clark has been unfairly accused of elitism — he wanted to democratize the glories of Western art and make it available to all.



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Posted: May 21, 2022, 12:51 am

If Biden Were Trying To Destroy America On Purpose

He’d do nothing different.




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Posted: May 21, 2022, 12:48 am