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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Wanted: Bilingual English-Finnish and English-Swedish agents

I represent a consultancy firm, LineOne. We are doing a feasibility study for our client. Our client wishes to setup a multilingual telephone support network for their agents and clients. This is NOT…Continue

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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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Finnish children's books available in English for first time!

Hello! This is Pikku Publishing, publisher of Markus Majaluoma's books in English.This charming and original author/illustrator is super successful in Finland and has been a nominee for the Finlandia…Continue

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