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Montreal Gazette
"Bouquets and Brickbats"

© Copyright Montreal Gazette, October 15, 1994
"Bouquets and Brickbats"

BOUQUET: For battling hatred, to Ken McVay, a convenience-store worker from Victoria B.C. Spending up to eight hours a day on this home computer linked to the Internet, Mr. McVay fights electronically distributed hate mail pumped out by a variety of anti-Semitic, pro-Nazi organizations and individuals around the world. Mr. McVay tags the material, and, through the computer, brings experts together to denounce it. "There's a war going on here because these people want the Holocaust all over again," Mr. McVay said. "If we don't fight this now, we're going to have to deal with them 20 or 30 years down the road."

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