injection site article (2004 09 23) * A photo essay depicting life in the Downtown Eastside, circa early 2008 * A Post-Olympic Video Report from the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver by ''Democracy Now!'' * UBC Learning Exchange – Community engagement initiative based in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. * The Growing Pains of Vancouver – Internet radio documentary discussing the Downtown Eastside from 34'43" till 45'21". Robert Pickton (w:Robert Pickton), one of Canada's most profilic serial killer (w:serial killer)s, has been found guilty of all six counts of second-degree murder (w:murder) in connection of the deaths of women from the Downtown Eastide (w:Downtown Eastside) in Vancouver (w:Vancouver).
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venues. During the Calgary Flames' playoff run in 2004 (2003–04 Calgary Flames season), 17 Avenue was frequented by over 50,000 fans and supporters per game night. The concentration of red jersey-wearing fans led to the street's playoff moniker, the "Red Mile". Downtown is easily accessed using the city's C-Train light rail (LRT) transit system (Public transport). Attractions on the west side of the city include the Heritage Park Historical Village historical park, depicting
life in pre-1914 Alberta and featuring working historic vehicles such as a steam train (steam locomotive), paddle steamer and electric streetcar (Tram). The village itself comprises a mixture of replica buildings and historic structures relocated from southern Alberta. Other major city attractions include Canada Olympic Park, which features Canada's Sports Hall of Fame, and Spruce Meadows. In addition to the many shopping areas in the city centre, there are a number of large
'' or movies with the French comedian Louis de Funès. Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, several movies depicting life in the GDR have been critically acclaimed. Some of the most notable were ''Good Bye Lenin!'' by Wolfgang Becker, ''Das Leben der Anderen (The Lives of Others)'' (The Lives of Others) by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (won the Academy Award for best Film in a Foreign Language) in 2006, 2006 Academy Award for "The Lives of Others", and ''Alles auf Zucker!'' (Go for Zucker) by Dani Levi. Each film is heavily infused with cultural nuances unique to life in the GDR. Sport The New Zealand Government (w:New Zealand Government) is to investigate how 20-year-old top secret papers were released. They show that New Zealand (w:New Zealand) was spying on the communications of Argentina (w:Argentina), the Soviet Union (w:Soviet Union), East Germany (w:East Germany), France (w:France), Egypt (w:Egypt), Japan (w:Japan), North Korea (w:North Korea), Vietnam (w:Vietnam), Laos (w:Laos), the Philippines (w:Philippines), Fiji (w:Fiji), Tonga (w:Tonga), the Solomon Islands (w:Solomon Islands), South Africa (w:South Africa) and even the United Nations (w:United Nations) diplomatic cables. The union has also demanded equal pay for drivers in former East Germany (w:East Germany). Georg Milbradt (w:Georg Milbradt), chief negotiator for Germany's state governments, said that giving equal wages to the drivers in former East Germany would be extremely difficult. The accident occurred at Kindel Air Field, which is located south of Berlin (w:Berlin), near Eisenach (w:Eisenach). The aircraft involved was a Zlin Z-37 Cmelak (w:Zlin Z-37 Cmelak), a Czech (Czech Republic) built single-seater plane which had been used by authorities in former East Germany (w:East Germany) as a cropduster (w:cropduster). Host German Chancellor Angela Merkel reminisced that the end of the Cold War came as a total surprise. "The 20th anniversary of the fall of the Wall should remind us all what incredible luck we had with the reunification of Europe and Germany," commented Merkel, who grew up in communist East Germany (w:East Germany), in Monday's edition of the ''Bild (w:Bild)'' newspaper.
;March 27, 1981) was the pen name of '''Shen Dehong''' ('''Shen Yanbing'''), a 20th century Chinese (China) novelist, cultural critic, and journalist (journalism). He was also the Minister of Culture of China from 1949 to 1965. He is currently renowned as one of the best realist novelists in the history of modern China. His most famous works are ''Midnight (Ziye)'', a grand novel depicting life in cosmopolitan Shanghai, and ''Spring Silkworms''. He also wrote many short
) and the popular poet and composer Evert Taube (1890–1976). The novelist Per Anders Fogelström (1917–1998) wrote a popular series of historical novels depicting life in Stockholm from the mid-18th to mid-20th century. Architecture thumb 180px left Strandvägen as seen from the island of Djurgården (File:Stockholm Port.jpg). thumb 180px right Djurgårdsbron (File:Djurgardsbron 2008.jpg) File:Stockholm-Altstadt-(gamla-stan).jpg 180px left thumb Gamla stan
in 1968, Shakespeare's ''The Tempest'' '''''North of 60''''' is a mid-1990s Canadian (Canada) television series depicting life in the sub-Arctic northern boreal forest (north of 60° north (60th parallel north) latitude, hence the title). It first aired on CBC Television in 1992 and was syndicated (television syndication) around the world. It is set in the fictional community of Lynx River, a primarily Native-run town
and Canada. Video The song was accompanied by an anti-war music video, directed by John Hardwick, based on footage from a 2002 BBC ''Correspondent'' documentary (''Warship'') depicting life aboard the United States aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)). The video is centered around Jill Ameperosa, a 24-year-old aircraft maintenance technician. It was the first of Blur's videos to not feature the band themselves in any way. DCAA today