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    :: Saturday, April 01, 2006 ::

    Welcome to Resisterville - By Doug Ward, Vancouver Sun
    About 50,000 were draft-age war resisters or "draft dodgers." About half these people, according to Hagan, remained in Canada. About 40 per cent of this group -- 10,000 or so -- remained in B.C., many in the Kootenays.
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