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TrendWatch

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This Tyee series shares with you the research conducted by the Angus Reid Global Monitor, the Vancouver-based leaders in public opinion analysis. TrendWatch columns offer quick, concise context for developing stories in BC and beyond.

In This Series

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Separation Anxiety

Who's making up and breaking up in the game of states.

By Angus Reid, 19 Apr 2007


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Is USA Harper Country?

US public opinion might surprise our new PM.

By Angus Reid, 7 Mar 2006


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Who's for the War in Afghanistan?

Canadian, Afghan and world opinion heats up.

By Angus Reid, 23 Mar 2006


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What the World Wants in Leaders

Apparently, someone honest, normal and nice.

By Angus Reid, 6 Apr 2006


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How Terrified of Terrorists?

World opinion on expecting, and preventing, attacks.

By Angus Reid, 25 Apr 2006


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The Americas on Drugs

Some North and South American views about narcotics and the law.

By Angus Reid, 11 May 2006


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Who Trusts Their Media?

Hint: France is a nice place to be a journalist.

By Angus Reid, 6 Jun 2006


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Public Opinion Heats Up

World weighs in on global warming.

By Angus Reid, 29 Jun 2006


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Sports: How Big Is Too Big?

Global opinion on the power of jockdom.

By Angus Reid, 11 Jul 2006


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Who's for the War in Lebanon?

Opinion is strong and deeply divided.

By Angus Reid, 1 Aug 2006


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Do You Feel Safe?

World opinion on attempted London airline bomb plot.

By Angus Reid, 22 Aug 2006


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Belinda Stronach

Are We Ready for Women in Politics?

From Stronach to Clinton, opinion is mixed.

By Angus Reid, 6 Oct 2006


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Scandalous Sex

Where's the line for public officials? Here's a world of opinion.

By Angus Reid, 19 Oct 2006


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Headscarf Hoopla

Quebec controversy part of worldwide debate.

By Angus Reid, 28 Feb 2007


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The Trials of Lord Black (and others)

Worldwide opinion on crime and punishment.

By Angus Reid, 22 Mar 2007


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Does How You Vote Matter?

Global opinions on the nuts and bolts of democracy.

By Angus Reid, 20 Jun 2007


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Who's Still for the War in Afghanistan?

Support dwindles among NATO allies.

By Angus Reid, 23 Jul 2007


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Absolutely Scandalous

Global opinion on corruption and politics.

By Angus Reid, 14 Aug 2007


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Clinton and Obama

Sex, Race, Religion and America's Next President

Clinton, Obama, Romney... What the polls say.

By Mario Canseco, 19 Sep 2007


Real Cities Give Their People Places to Pee

Public washrooms should be plentiful and accessible, says one scholar. And cities that do flush, flourish.

By Christopher Cheung