Jenny Uechi Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/5188 en Citizens march to celebrate Canada's rights and freedoms http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/citizens-march-celebrate-canadas-rights-and-freedoms Over 150 people, including Chinese Canadian and First Nation war veterans, youth and community leaders, marched along the False Creek seawall on Friday for the first annual&nbsp;Rights and Freedoms...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/citizens-march-celebrate-canadas-rights-and-freedoms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Chinese Canadians Lost Canadians rights and freedoms Tuskegee Airmen war veterans Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:40:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21089 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com "We've reached our boiling point": 25,000 take to the streets in Act on Climate March (VIDEO) http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/weve-reached-our-boiling-point-25000-take-streets-act-climate-march-video Around 25,000 people marched in Quebec City , where premiers from across Canada have gathered to discuss strategies to tackle climate change (B.C. Premier Christy Clark and Alberta Premier Jim... News Act on Climat March Climate Change Marche Action Climat Quebec Wed, 15 Apr 2015 02:11:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21055 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Kitsilano resident shocked to see schoolchildren playing in water after toxic spill http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/kitsilano-resident-shocked-see-schoolchildren-playing-water-after-toxic-spill Kitsilano resident and business owner Jeremy Board was shocked to see a group of schoolchildren on Friday playing in the water near the Maritime Museum, despite an oily sheen on the water after the...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/kitsilano-resident-shocked-see-schoolchildren-playing-water-after-toxic-spill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News bunker fuel spill English Bay spill Toxic spill Vancouver oil spill Vancouver spill Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:15:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21036 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Premiers Clark, Prentice, MacLauchlan and McNeil to skip Quebec Climate Summit http://www.vancouverobserver.com/national-observer/premiers-clark-prentice-maclauchlan-and-mcneil-skip-quebec-climate-summit Christy Clark will be a no show.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/national-observer/premiers-clark-prentice-maclauchlan-and-mcneil-skip-quebec-climate-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Observer Tue, 14 Apr 2015 05:11:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21050 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com CORRECTED, UPDATED: Diaries reveal Duffy spoke with Krause as government launched federal attack on charities http://www.vancouverobserver.com/national-observer/diaries-reveal-duffy-spoke-krause-government-launched-federal-attack-charities This article was updated on two occasions with corrections.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/national-observer/diaries-reveal-duffy-spoke-krause-government-launched-federal-attack-charities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Observer Bribery Canadian politics Duffy Senate Scandal Mike Duffy Mike Duffy trial who is Vivian Krause? Sat, 11 Apr 2015 06:46:00 +0000 Danny Kresnyak 21031 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Kinder Morgan's shares in spill response companies creates conflict of interest, economist alleges http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/kinder-morgans-shares-spill-response-companies-creates-conflict-interest-economist-alleges Texas-based pipeline giant Kinder Morgan, along with Enbridge, is a shareholder in two major oil spill response companies in Canada, according to corporate registry documents.&nbsp;Kinder Morgan owns...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/kinder-morgans-shares-spill-response-companies-creates-conflict-interest-economist-alleges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Canadian politics Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:37:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 20871 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com "I'm in love with Stephen Harper" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/im-love-stephen-harper Budget cuts have yet to take away CBC's edge. In This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Vancouver-based comedian Andrew Barber skewers Harper's policies in a new video explaining why the "bad boy" Prime Minister...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/im-love-stephen-harper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Bill C-51 Justin Trudeau Stephen Harper Tue, 07 Apr 2015 03:50:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 20989 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Chris Hedges calls Harper a puppet http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/chris-hedges-calls-harper-puppet-corporations Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges told&nbsp;The Vancouver Observer&nbsp;he thinks Prime Minister Stephen Harper is a "pawn" or "puppet" of corporations, and that Canada is repeating many...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/chris-hedges-calls-harper-puppet-corporations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Bill C-58 Canadian politics Chris Hedges Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:24:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 20926 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com BREAKING: Heiltsuk celebrate as fishing boats forced to leave traditional waters http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/breaking-heiltsuk-celebrate-fishing-boats-forced-leave-traditional-waters "It is confirmed. All commercial gill-netters are exiting Heiltsuk waters," Heiltsuk First Nation councillor Jess Housty wrote on Facebook this afternoon. "They will be escorted by Heiltsuk patrol...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/breaking-heiltsuk-celebrate-fishing-boats-forced-leave-traditional-waters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Canadian politics DFO Heiltsuk herring fishery Thu, 02 Apr 2015 07:19:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 20956 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Unexpected death of Liberal candidate leads to questions about Eve Adams' plans to run http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/unexpected-death-liberal-candidate-leads-questions-about-eve-adams-plans-run Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau tweeted today that its federal candidate for Oakville North-Burlington, Max Khan, died after being hospitalized for pneumonia-like symptoms.&nbsp;&nbsp; Shocked...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/unexpected-death-liberal-candidate-leads-questions-about-eve-adams-plans-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Canadian politics Eve Adams federal election Justin Trudeau Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:01:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 20927 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com