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Found: Sat Oct 17 02:33:10 2020 PDT
Source: Whitehorse Star (CN YK)
Copyright: 2020 Whitehorse Star
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Author: Yukon Sport Parachuting Association, Photo by Vince Fedo

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October 17, 2020

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A SPORT WITH A VIEW -- The Yukon Sport Parachuting Association has been active here. James Paterson is seen sky-diving over the Cousins Airstrip on Monday. Photo by YUKON SPORT PARACHUTING ASSOCIATION

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

REST BEFORE FLIGHT -- Two swans are seen Monday in Emerald Lake during a short rest before continuing their southern journey.

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

JUST HANGIN' OUT -- A bull moose is seen last Saturday at the Yukon Wildlife Preserve north of Whitehorse.

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

COLLECTING FOOD AMID COVID -- This year's local food drive is a little different due to COVID-19. Today, there are drop-off spots at five Yukon schools and the Whitehorse Food Bank. The food bank will be open until 8:00 this evening for taking the food at the back of the building at 306 Alexander St. Should anyone miss the deadline, the food can be dropped off at the bank anytime during the week. Here, James Malone brought a few bags while volunteer Judy Pakozdy was on the receiving desk.

Photo by Photo Submitted

FAMILY 'BEAR-Y'-PICKING -- A Yukon grizzly bear is seen feeding on late-summer soapberries with her two cubs. Virtually all the bear photos published in the Star have been taken usinghigh-magnification telephoto lenses, often from within a vehicle. In the interest of the bears' and your own safety, always use good judgment, observing wildlife from a respectful distance. Photo by JANNIK SCHOU

Photo by Vince Fedoroff

A SEASONAL RITUAL -- A Tintina Air Beaver is moved from Schwatka Lake to the Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport on Wednesday evening. Three other aircraft, all Piper Cubs, were moved at the same time.

Per-capita cannabis sales led the nation

The Yukon saw the highest per-capita cannabis sales in Canada last year, according to the federal bureau of statistics.

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City's emissions have risen by 40 per cent

The City of Whitehorse has not only missed its reduction target for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from city operations, emissions have increased by 40 per cent in the last five years, says a new city report.

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prohibitionist hits:0 government drug warrior (prohibition_agency) hits:0 propaganda (drugwar_propaganda) hits:4 legalization hits:0 drug_reformer hits:0 reform_referenda hits:0 cannabis hits:3 stimulant hits:0 narcotic hits:0 hallucinogen hits:0
    prohibitionist     prohibition_agency     drugwar_propaganda     legalization     drug_reformer
    reform_referenda     cannabis     stimulant     narcotic     hallucinogen

incarceration/prison mentioned? NO - the issue of prison or incarceration was NOT mentioned in this article .

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explicit prohibition propaganda (explicit_propaganda) hits:1 hated group (propaganda_theme1) hits:0 madness, violence, illness (propaganda_theme2) hits:0 survival of society (propaganda_theme3) hits:2 gateway, use is abuse (propaganda_theme4) hits:0 children (propaganda_theme5) hits:1 demonize, war, epidemic (propaganda_theme6) hits:0 total prohibition (propaganda_theme7) hits:0 dissent opposed (propaganda_theme8) hits:0
EXP - explicit prohibition propaganda (explicit_propaganda) GRP - hated group (propaganda_theme1) MAD - madness, violence, illness (propaganda_theme2)
SOC - survival of society (propaganda_theme3) USE - gateway, use is abuse (propaganda_theme4) KID - children (propaganda_theme5)
WAR - demonize, war, epidemic (propaganda_theme6) TOT - total prohibition (propaganda_theme7) DIS - dissent opposed (propaganda_theme8)

 drug of abuse implied / mentioned

drug related
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illegal drugs  
drugwar_propaganda : a drug war propaganda event, campaign release, slogan, or themepropaganda

drugwar propaganda 75%
[news] [concept]

explicit propaganda propaganda theme3 propaganda theme5 Why Are Americans So Easy to Manipulate? (Bruce E Levine, 2012)
Classic Modern Drug Propaganda
Themes in Chemical Prohibition
Drug War Propaganda (kindle edition)
explicit_propaganda : an explicit drug war propaganda event, campaign release, slogan, system, or programexplicit prohibition propaganda

explicit propaganda 70%
[news] [concept]

"spokesperson"1SourceWatch: War on Drugs
Write What You're Told
Anti-Drug PSAs From the 80s and 90s
Lippmann, Walter; Public Opinion (1921)
Bernays, Edward; Propaganda (1928)
propaganda_theme3 : drug war propaganda theme: survival of societysurvival of society

propaganda theme3 75%
[news] [concept]

"the nation"2Survival of Society (propaganda theme 3)
The "Nation" as a Device To Create a Psychological Crowd
propaganda_theme5 : drug war propaganda theme: children corrupted by drugschildren

propaganda theme5 60%
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"child"1Children Corrupted (propaganda theme 5)
Think of the children
 drug of abuse

illegal drugs
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 psychoactive plant

[news] [concept]

[news] [concept]
cannabis : cannabis (marijuana) product or usecannabis
[news] [concept]
"cannabis"3Cannabis: Religious and Spiritual Uses
Cannabis-Driving Studies Cannabis Link DB
Schaffer Library: Marijuana
U.S. Prisons Thriving on Jim Crow Marijuana Arrests (2013)
 youth 60%
[news] [concept]
propaganda theme5
[news] [concept]

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