Commentary

Calling it "Ghomeshigate" is an insult to his accusers

 We have the stupidest trend in word history going on, one that makes me want to jam a fork in my eye and twist every time someone starts it up again. It’s this fad of using “-gate” as a suffix...
Jian Ghomeshi

Ghomeshi must have faced "literal line-up of young women prepared to do anything the artist wants"

Readers write in with their reactions to Jian Ghomeshi story

Fifty shades of Ghomeshi

Jian Ghomeshi defends his BDSM lifestyle on Facebook against shocking allegations by Toronto Star and unnamed sources after firing by CBC in Canada's latest blockbuster of a scandal.
SFU Professor Lynne Quarmby Kinder Morgan blockade arrest

SFU professor expecting her arrest for blockade of Kinder Morgan

"We anticipate the return of Kinder Morgan with an injunction and orders for us to be arrested" - SFU biochemistry professor Lynne Quarmby
Canucks at Satire Fest

Canada's new national anthem debuts in San Francisco [VIDEO]

Le Droit’s Guy Badeaux, The Montreal Gazette’s Terry Mosher, and former Province cartoonist Dan Murphy at Satire Fest, where Canada's new anthem received critical acclaim.
Petronas CEO and Premier Christy Clark in Malaysia on LNG tour - BC Gov't photo

Why Petronas is out of step with Premier Clark's LNG dream

In the almost three years since Premier Clark declared B.C.’s LNG industry “the opportunity of a lifetime” - not a single LNG project has reached the “Final Investment Decision”

Thanksgiving's coming. Let's talk turkey.

Turkeys aren't the most beautiful bird in the barnyard. But they do get a bad rap for being stupid.
Vision mayoral candidate Gregor Robertson - Mychaylo Prystupa

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.
Hong Kong riot police at Umbrella Revolution protest - Derek Yung

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.