Jenny Uechi

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

How progressive businesses can use their power in politics

"You guys have to gussy up, tuck in your shirts, get a suit, go to Washington and talk about climate change."

Update: 10,000 gallons of oil spill in Los Angeles suburb, businesses evacuated

"Oil is knee-high in some areas," the fire department said. "A handful of commercial businesses are affected."

First Nations key to oil spill prevention and response: Rickford

Increased NEB power and Aboriginal engagement are key.

Kinder Morgan oil spill volume from 2013 was quadruple the reported amount

“There's been more oil spilled than [Kinder Morgan] is saying,” pipeline critic David Ellis said last November. He was right.

Speakers announced for Saturday's #NoEnbridge rally

A huge showing expected for Saturday's rally against Enbridge. Here are the list of speakers.

No need for Site C mega-dam, Treaty 8 Tribal Association agrees

"The Panel came to our communities, we told them our stories, they listened and they heard us," Tribal Chief Liz Logan said.

New study says climate change already here, about to get worse

It's no longer in the future, but in the here and now, according to a new report.

"Divest it like it's hot": music video pushes divestment from fossil fuels

If a business gets an attitude, drop 'em like it's hot, say Santa Clara University students in a music video that takes inspiration from Snoop Dogg (Lion, these days).

John Horgan named new leader of BC NDP

John Horgan has been acclaimed the new Leader of the BC NDP and Leader of BC’s Official Opposition. “Today, New Democrats are uniting behind John Horgan’s strong leadership,” said Craig Keating...

Oil train derails and catches fire in Virginia (BREAKING)

About 15 CSX tanker cars carrying crude oil derailed around 2:30 p.m. EDT today, causing three cars to catch fire near the James River in downtown Lynchburg, Virginia, leading to the evacuation of...