Sunday April 09, 2017

Chemical weapons, start concerts earlier, and Nova Scotia should have a spaceport

An unconscious Syrian child receives treatment at a hospital in Khan Sheikhun, a rebel-held town in the northwestern Syrian Idlib province, following a suspected toxic gas attack on April 4, 2017.

An unconscious Syrian child receives treatment at a hospital in Khan Sheikhun, a rebel-held town in the northwestern Syrian Idlib province, following a suspected toxic gas attack on April 4, 2017. (Omar Haj Kadour/AFP/Getty Images)

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Michael Labossiere asks why we consider chemical attacks more repugnant than conventional ones; Toronto musician Mar Sellars makes the case for concerts to start earlier, and Michael Byers says Canada needs a spaceport. 

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