Election Day – BC Canada

I walked out the front door and down the street to the local elementary school.

There a Green Party Candidate

There was a Communist Party Candidate

BC Liberals, the former Social Credit Party, incumbent party of the day

BC NDP, the incumbent candidate in my riding

There was no Christian Heritage or revived Social Credit Candidate in my Suburban riding.

Anyway, Democratic duty discharged, I walked up the hill towards home again.

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The sentence is harsher than expected, leading to concerns about the rise about more radical Islamic groups in the generally moderate Christian governor of Jakarta sentenced to two years in prison for blasphemy
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May 9, 2002…In the Kingdom of Bahrain, for the first time in nearly 30 years, people were allowed to vote for representatives. On the same day, women were allowed to vote for the first time in the country’s history.
Boomer Generation Background

May 9, 1945…U.S. officials announced that the wartime midnight entertainment curfew would be lifted.

May 9, 1960…The U.S. became the first country to use the oral birth control pill legally.

May 9, 1970…In Washington, DC, nearly 100,000 Vietnam War protesters staged a demonstration in front of the White House.

the era of global contact

May 9, 1502…Christopher Columbus departed Cadiz, Spain on his fourth and final trip to the New World.

May 9, 1763…The Seige of Detroit began in Odawa Chief Pontiac’s ultimately unsuccessful attempt by North American Indians to capture Fort Detroit.

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