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John Lesow

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Articles by John Lesow

Gas in Vancouver is now over $6 a gallon—and why you should care

By John LesowOn Apr 07, 2018

​Gas in Vancouver is predicted to go from $1.55 a liter to $1.60 in the coming weeks. Gasoline in Canada is priced in litres. A litre is slightly more than a U.[...]

Justin Trudeau’s “Bengal Bungle”

By John LesowOn Mar 04, 2018

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau returned last week from a junket to India. The trip was highlighted by the revelation that one of the honored guests invited by the Liberals [...]

Ali Velshi and the Weaponization of Culture

By John LesowOn Jun 11, 2018

On May 18, 2018, MSNBC Commentator Ali Velshi was the featured speaker at the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. The event was held at the Vogue Theatre in Vancouver, B.C. [...]

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Recent comments

"Elisabeth, I’ve got a better idea.   Let’s forward your comments, and those of Michael, to the Editors of some local newspapers for their review and fact [...]

Jun 22, 2018 on
Ali Velshi and the Weaponization of Culture

"Elisabeth, Same offer to you as the one extended above to Michael.   Same advice, too.   This is getting tedious.  Did you request an interview with [...]

Jun 21, 2018 on
Ali Velshi and the Weaponization of Culture

"Michael, Re:  Trudeau, G7 and local relevance….  You are all over the place on this. First you question how Ali Velshi’s lecture could be considered “relevant as [...]

Jun 21, 2018 on
Ali Velshi and the Weaponization of Culture

"Elizabeth and Michael, Re:  PDC violations:    Check the 4th Corner website.  The full text of the Complaint, Judgement, Karen Frakes memo and Debbie Adelstein memo are [...]

Jun 20, 2018 on
Ali Velshi and the Weaponization of Culture

"My “reactions” are not important.  Neither is your question.  The G7 is last week’s stale news.   If you want to debate the merits of  [...]

Jun 19, 2018 on
Ali Velshi and the Weaponization of Culture
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