Douglas Todd: Chinese consumers swiftly changing Vancouver, Toronto

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 17:38:38 +0000

Analysis: Instead of relying on clichés about ethnic Chinese people, a giant survey provides details on their preferences for luxury products and online shopping.

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Finding a spiritual home (Part 1)

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 20:05:29 +0000

This is the first of two guest blog posts that provide guidance on finding a spiritual home to suit your worldview and values. Both happen to look at new books exploring different kinds of church communities, including specific ones in Metro Vancouver.  The first piece, by Regent College’s Mark Glanville, is most useful to people […]

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Douglas Todd: Top 10 most read articles of 2020

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 20:44:45 +0000

Turns out my most read articles from 2020 were those attempting to show some of the ways the trans-national movement of capital, students and labour are affecting Canada, especially Metro Vancouver.

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Douglas Todd: Top 10 most read articles of 2020

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 20:44:45 +0000

Turns out my most read articles from 2020 were those attempting to show some of the ways the trans-national movement of capital, students and labour are affecting Canada, especially Metro Vancouver.

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Douglas Todd: Five surprising things we’ve learned about migration during the pandemic

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 16:00:27 +0000

Opinion: The pandemic threatens the mantra of globalization, in regard to immigration, trade, foreign students, housing and perhaps even the movement of capital

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Douglas Todd: Five surprising things we’ve learned about migration during the pandemic

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 16:00:27 +0000

Opinion: The pandemic threatens the mantra of globalization, in regard to immigration, trade, foreign students, housing and perhaps even the movement of capital

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Douglas Todd: The hollowing out of Vancouver’s west side (Part 2 — the ‘weird place’)

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 18:29:39 +0000

Analysis: The relatively few people who can afford west-side houses tend to be satellite families, says researcher Andy Yan

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