Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Senior Reporter and Managing Editor of The Vancouver Observer.

Obama's speech addresses climate change, women's rights, citizenship

US President Obama delivered a speech tonight at Democratic National Convention that addressed a wide range of issues, from economic struggle to citizenship to climate change and gay rights...

Prime Minister Harper "angered and saddened" by PQ event shooting in Montreal

Prime Minister Stephen Harper said he was "angered and saddened" by the fatal shooting at the Parti Québecois event in Montreal which left one person dead and one critically injured. “It is a...

PQ shooting revives English-French tensions

After the tragic shooting that marred sovereignist Pauline Marois' victory, while others expressed resentment of Anglophones in Quebec.

Kafkaesque bureaucracy denies citizenship to legitimate Canadians

Canadians who spent decades in the country remain without citizenship.

Mitt Romney's energy independence plan a "nightmare" for Canada: Elizabeth May

May weighs in on how bad things could be for Canada if Romney were elected.

Mitt Romney speech at GOP convention: live blog

Mitt Romney makes his pitch to be the next President of the United States. Actor Clint Eastwood makes a strange and unexpected appearance.

BC Education Minister George Abbott resigns

BC Education Minister George Abbott resigned from his post today -- it is the fourth resignation from the BC Liberals in 24 hours. Finance Minister Kevin Falcon resigned yesterday, while...

Upgraded campus facilities for Emily Carr University of Art + Design

Students at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design will be seeing improved and upgraded campus facilities, as a result of $194,000 in capital funding that is part of the provincial...

Children and Family Development Minister Mary McNeil resigns

BC Children and Family Development Minister Mary McNeil has resigned today, saying she would not seek re-election in the upcoming provincial election in May 2013. John Les and Education Minister...