Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Managing Director of Observer Media Group, and Managing Editor of The Vancouver Observer.

New report highlights risks of Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion

Conversations for Responsible Economic Development (CRED), a diverse group of BC-based business owners, academics and activists have released a new report highlighting the risks of the proposed...

Premier Christy Clark speaks out but feds mum on righting citizenship wrongs

The issue of Chinese-Canadian soldiers killed in action during the First and Second World War remaining unrecognized as citizens of Canada is a wrong that the government needs to address, Premier...

New York Times discontinues Green blog

Readers expressed dismay as The Times shut down its Green blog, only weeks after dismantling its environmental desk.

Greenpeace Canada lambasts U.S. State Dept Keystone XL enviro impact assessment

Controversial oil sands pipeline project is the opposite of "environmentally sound", Greenpeace Canada's climate campaigner says.

Vancouver Observer's BeeVancity team powers up city's arts and culture scene

They're making the city a better place by shining a bright spotlight on all the great events going on in Vancouver.

Experts call Canada's climate bluff

Canadian politicians may want the world to believe the country has a clean climate record, but environmental experts say nothing could be further from the truth. Prominent Canadian and U.S. climate...

CSIS spying on citizens at alarming rate, FOIs reveal

Citizens engaging in peaceful protests are increasingly under surveillance for "non-violent attacks" to Canada's security, documents reveal.

Life of Pi wins big at Oscars, bringing focus on plight of visual effects artists

Despite the four Oscars, workers at a renown visual effects studio face an uncertain future in film.

SPUD CEO Peter Van Stolk shares wisdom on health, social activism and doing more on less resources

SPUD CEO Peter Van Stolk talks about his unusual upbringing and how local, organic eating can help the health of both people and the planet.

Quality Forum to bring lively, engaging talks about health care to town

Health care is one of the most core elements of Canadian identity. Everyone is affected by it, but few get a chance to discuss it in depth with experts. That's where the Quality Forum comes in:...