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Norm Farrell

Gwen and I raised three adult children in North Vancouver. Each lives in our community with seven grandchildren, 12 years and younger. I have worked in accounting and financial management and publish IN-SIGHTS.CA with news and commentary about public issuesv.

Evolution of policing

It is interesting to consider the evolution of surveillance capabilities available to police.  Within one person’s lifespan, authorities moved from no-tech to high-tech. In the 20th century’s first half, police depended on […]

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AAAGH!!!

The Campbell crowd—they don’t qualify to be called Liberals—is willing to chop programs and degrade services to people. However, they still enjoy spending, provided monumental schemes are involved.  If Peter Kiewit Sons […]