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Why I want to be Vancouver Mayor: NPA's Kirk LaPointe

Former newsman wants to create the most open, accountable city government in Canada

Why I want to be Mayor: Vision's Gregor Robertson

"The challenges of Kinder Morgan, transit, and housing affordability require strong leadership at City Hall," says mayoral candidate Gregor Robertson.

Youth tired of being "tokenized" in Vancouver municipal elections: COPE board member

I am tired of watching Vision and the NPA claim they want to hear youth voices when, ultimately, they only listen to developers.

As election approaches, time to think about what Vancouver's future will look like

Ideas come and go, but a measure of permanence remains in the lasting presence of those ideas within the built form of cities.

Crying out for Hong Kong democracy: police teargas Occupy Central protesters

#OccupyCentral protesters are furious with Beijing's plan to require the Communist Party's approval of candidates running for the city's top elected position

Pull Together: Indigenous leadership shows the way forward to fight climate change

Indigenous leaders are showing the way forward, while a new campaign, Pull Together, invites British Columbians to put reconciliation into action.

B.C. teachers should seize the moment and end strike, says legal expert

Teachers have the upper hand right now, and should accept the deal while public support is still strong, says a former Crown prosecutor.

Why Gitxsan built a camp to blockade an LNG pipeline in BC's north

In their own words from "Camp Madii Lii"

Anatomy of the proposed Woodfibre LNG plant

Commentary by Dermod Travis on the political genesis of an LNG project in Howe Sound