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MOCKED AND INSULTED: IFHT shames Vancouver's funnest spots in song
I F*cking Hate That's latest song lays waste to Vancouver in hilarious rap attack.
Oct 29th, 2015
Fossil fuels bite the dust as demand nosedives
Conventional fossil fuel industry predictions fail to see accelerating moves towards full decarbonisation of the global economy.
Oct 23rd, 2015
Will Trudeau stand up for Inuit fighting Big Oil?
Arctic town's struggle against seismic blasting will show if Trudeau's environmental and First Nations policies mark a real change from Stephen Harper's single-minded focus on fossil fuels.
Oct 23rd, 2015
Vancouver investors put their money where their mouths are
Simple consumers can become active supporters of Vancouver's budding local food scene.
Oct 7th, 2015
First Nations take Harper government to court over Northern Gateway - just days from election
Harper government faces fresh legal battle over controversial pipeline just days before federal election.
Sep 30th, 2015
Miley Cyrus speaks out against BC's 'War on Wildlife'
Popstar Miley Cyrus joined forces with a leading scientist to both blast BC’s wolf cull and trophy bear hunt as a horrific ‘war on wildlife’, during an expedition to the Great Bear Rainforest with...
Sep 21st, 2015
Canada's provinces surge towards green power future...and leave Harper in the dirt
Canada's provinces pumped a whopping $10.9 billion into renewable energy last year - and added nearly 27,000 jobs - heralding a nationwide green revolution.
Sep 17th, 2015
One million evacuated after 8.3 magnitude quake strikes Chile
A magnitude 8.3 earthquake that struck Chile has triggered tsunami alerts across the Pacific Rim.
Sep 16th, 2015
The Vancouver Economic Commission is launching ‘Startup City’ on Sept. 21-25 to celebrate the emergence of a rapidly emerging global hub for entrepreneurs. “We know that capital and talent are core...
Sep 15th, 2015
"Indigenous lives matter," says Mulcair at Vancouver rally
Greeted by passionate cheers on his West Coast stop, Mulcair demands inquiry into those slain or vanished and promises to step up efforts to save Syria's refugees.
Sep 13th, 2015