September 2013 Blog Posts (2)

Jules Päiviö is gone

Jules Päiviö - architect, Canadian veteran of the Spanish Civil War and a social catalyst on the Finnish Canadian scene died in early September. Two Vapaa Sana interns produced excellent features about him in 2006 and 2007, not all of them are on the internet but I found links to two pieces by Juha Mäkinen and Virpi Oinonen. Jules was also perhaps the last eyewitness around recollecting the "big bang" of the Finnish Canadian scene - with FOC and the rest going separate ways, and Vapaa Sana…

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Added by Niinistö Juhani on September 16, 2013 at 5:21am — No Comments

Rasismista kertovalla elokuvalla halutaan ravistella suomalaisia

”Hienoa, jos elokuva saa yhdenkin ihmisen kyseenalaistamaan arvomaailmaansa,” naispääosaa näyttelevä Laura Birn sanoo.

 

”Meillä kaikilla on omat ennakkoluulomme ja meidän pitää tunnistaa ne,” sanoo suomalainen elokuvaohjaaja Dome…

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Added by Kanadan Sanomat on September 11, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments

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Finnish and Swedish Goodies for Christmas 2 Replies

You can get your Finnish and Swedish products from FinnGoods shipped anywhere in Canada. We are located in Vancouver area and carry the most popular Finnish and Swedish products such as Organic Fazer…Continue

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Started by FinnGoods Sales in Buy, Sell & Trade. Last reply by FinnGoods Sales Dec 9, 2018.

Mahdollinen muutto kanadaan 1 Reply

Hei arvon foorumilaiset.Olisi kiinnostusta tietää mitä kaikkea tarvisin siihen jos muuttaisin johonkin päin kanadaa? Ei ole siis vielä todellakaa varmaa mutta alustaavasti kyselen. Miten helppoa on…Continue

Started by E.Rantala in Miscellaneous. Last reply by Vilukko Nov 21, 2018.

Saunavinkkejä

Quebecistä kiinnostaisi saada saunavinkkejä? Ei huvittaisi lähteä vaan Thunder Bayhin asti saunomaan kunnolla.Continue

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Started by Vilukko in Travel Nov 21, 2018.

Where to buy old labour books? / Mistä ostaa vanhoja työväenliikkeen julkaisuja?

Could somebody give a hint (or even offer to sell some) where to look for old books, journals, newspapers etc print products of old finnishcanadian (or finnish american)labour movement? Used book…Continue

Started by Vilukko in Buy, Sell & Trade Nov 21, 2018.

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