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Heat wave forces burning ban, fishing closures as B.C....
Mayors, premier led us into transit purgatory
Harper government appoints another oil and mining executive...
Two big Hollywood sequels and a batch of worthy indies
Mario Canseco: Seven lessons from the defeated transit...
The Mulcair you never knew
Pollsters and planners ‘not surprised’ by results of...
As Ireland's Marriage Equality vote passes, Villagers...
Surprising results of metro Vancouver transit referendum...
BC’s Leisure Travellers Choose Stanley Park and Tofino as...
Nathan Cullen says Northern Gateway about more than pipeline
“It’s more than just about a pipeline. It’s about our voice and our right to speak,” said Cullen.
Jan 19th, 2015
Canadians are ready for carbon pricing, politicians not so much: experts
Politicians remember all too well the lambasting Liberal Party leader Stephane Dion took in 2008 when he proposed a carbon price. But evidence shows that times have changed, and so has Canada.
Jan 14th, 2015
Olivia Chow to speak in Vancouver about life, loss, faith and art
"In Chinese languages there is no past or future tense, just a sort of infinite tense. Jack is now part of that infinite tense. But I live in the present tense.”
Feb 3rd, 2014
Christy Clark to run in Kelowna by-election
Westside-Kelowna MLA Ben Stewart has formally stepped aside to make room for his party leader Christy Clark to run in a by-election in the safe Okanagan Valley.
Jun 5th, 2013
Women make up one-third of the legislature, but does that mean a win for women in BC?
It's been one week since the BC election, which saw not only the victory of a female Premier, but also 29 women who won seats in the Legislative Assembly. But does having more female representation...
May 16th, 2013
BC election has global energy implications and likely making Harper twitchy
With the third largest proven reserves of oil in the world, and limited means of shipping that oil to foreign markets, the implications of the BC election now reach well beyond provincial borders....
Apr 22nd, 2013
Parliament debates NDP motion to defeat FIPA
The Canadian House of Commons debated a motion Thursday to stop the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Act (FIPPA, or FIPA). The NDP, whose MP Don Davies tabled the motion,...
Apr 18th, 2013
The Man Behind The Mustache: Rick Roberts on playing Jack Layton
Jack Layton and Olivia Chow really lived what they believed, says actor Rick Roberts.
Mar 8th, 2013
BC Election 2013: As campaign heats up, NDP shows its cards
After almost a dozen years in political purgatory but now consistently leading in public opinion polls, the New Democratic Party (NDP) is fine-tuning its official platform in the countdown to the BC...
Feb 20th, 2013
BC Election 2013: How the Liberals plan to stomp the NDP
In Victoria next Tuesday, Finance Minister Mike de Jong is expected to rise in the Legislature and tell BC that life, and the provincial economy, is supernaturally great. But is this really the case?
Feb 13th, 2013