June 1, 1981

BUSINESS

The seedy assault on the CDC

COVER

THIS LAND IS WHOSE LAND

THIS CANADA

Another David triumph over Goliath

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BUSINESS

The seedy assault on the CDC

Federal pressure undermines CDC independence
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COVER

THIS LAND IS WHOSE LAND

Canada's angry natives no longer want to be beggars on their own soil
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THIS CANADA

Another David triumph over Goliath

The people of Montreal's Pointe St. Charles have won a battle, but may still lose the war
Dust to dust without frills 3233
Ontario

Dust to dust without frills

One exasperated Thunder Bay funeral director offered Eric Gowen a free funeral—his own— but all the 73-year-old retired tax auditor wants is the right “to bury our own dead.” It’s a right neither Thunder Bay’s licensed buriers nor the undertaker-dominated Ontario Board of Funeral Services is about to relinquish.
The perpetual motion machine 4041
SPORTS

The perpetual motion machine

The Islanders have won two, can they afford another?
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THEATRE

Playing to bring the house down

Onstage '81, offering 1,000 theatrical performances, is a vast rummage sale of talent
SENTENCED: 45
PASSAGES

SENTENCED:

Florent Cantin, 22, in Chibougamau, Que., to eight years’ imprisonment for setting the New Year’s Day, 1980, fire in Chapais, Que., that killed 48 of the more than 350 revellers in the wood-frame Opemiska Social Club. MARRIED: France Chrétien, 22, eldest child and only daughter of Justice Minister Jean Chrétien, to André Desmarais, 24, second son of Paul Desmarais, chairman of Power Corp.
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WORLD

The Schmidt gospel

The German chancellor gives Reaganites a lecture
‘Silent diplomacy means surrender’ 2425
U.S.A.

‘Silent diplomacy means surrender’

Opposition mounts to Reagan’s human rights nominee
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PEOPLE

When the B.C. Lions football season opens on June 13, there won’t be any pompons on the periphery. Instead of the usual bevy of shortskirted, tassel-twirling young women, the Lions have opted for a co-ed class act,choreographed by Anna Wyman.
The foundering of the Ark 1213
FOLLOW-UP

The foundering of the Ark

Once Canada’s crowning symbol of small-is-beautiful technology, the Ark is closing its doors
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Ottawa Anne Murray is a favorite, so is Star Wars. Illegal copying of mu-

Home movies of a darker kind

sic and movies is costing producers up to $1 billion a year worldwide, they moan. And no one knows quite how to stop it. There are the small fry: frugal householders who make audio tapes for their own use. Then there are the bigger fish, who employ whole factories to churn out cheap bogus copies to be sold in stores whose owners are light on ethics.
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PODIUM

Stop signs for a military trip

‘The prospect of an international force for the Sinai presents a dilemma’
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