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Jun 29th, 2011
With the HST referendum currently underway, British Columbians have the option of voting either "No" to keep the revised HST in place, or "Yes" to return to the dual tax systems of the PST and GST. A...
Jun 27th, 2011
In support of Rumana Monzur, a UBC student brutally attacked on her return to Bangladesh earlier this month, about 400 people attended a rally at the Vancouver Art Gallery on Sunday, June 26, 2011.
Jun 23rd, 2011
"It was inhuman," said Abdul Kalam Azad, general secretary of the Greater Vancouver Bangladesh Cultural Association, of the attacks against a female UBC student by her husband in Bangladesh.  On...
Jun 22nd, 2011
When professional biker Alex Prochazka, aka Alex Pro, stuck his tongue out and posed in front of a car during the Vancouver riots, his career burned up as fast as the car behind him. ...
Jun 11th, 2011
  Raven Calling Productions is delighted to announce a new musical offering from Canadian Aboriginal Music Award winning singer Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson. The passionate advocate for...
May 18th, 2011
The Beaty Bidioversity Museum at UBC has a big anniversary coming up. Big Blue, their prize specimen, will be turning one-year old.
May 2nd, 2011
These Grade 11 students have a wide variety of interests -- from water, fossil fuels and waste reduction to deforestation, food security and youth empowerment.
Apr 13th, 2011
I asked Jeff Busby, the project manager for TransLink’s Broadway Corridor public input process, which of the alternatives he favoured. “I just want the public to have a strong understanding of the...
Mar 31st, 2011
The City of North Vancouver's key spokesperson, the mayor, believes the municipality is ready to face both a major earthquake and a chlorine leak at the Canexus Chemical plant. This scenario, though...
Mar 18th, 2011
Here on the west coast, our university populations are racialized as Asian, similar to those at the University of Los Angeles.  It’s no wonder that the now-viral video, posted last week, of a...