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Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Managing Director of Observer Media Group.  She is a special reports writer for National Observer.

Globe and Mail and Spreed in dispute over online content

Spreed, a Toronto-based software developing company, is in dispute with The Globe and Mail over premature termination of a contract.  For the last two years, Globe readers have accessed stories...

The battle over Insite's future

Tomorrow, the Supreme Court will begin hearing the case for continued operation of Insite, Vancouver’s safe injection site. Proponents call it a life-saving health facility, while critics view it as...

NDP candidate David Eby: advocating social justice and help for small business

BYELECTION 2011: Homelessness is an issue even in toney Point Grey, activist insists.

Women Entrepreneurs for Social Change

Successful female business leaders talk about how to grow a business while remaining true to your cause.

BC Greens candidate Françoise Raunet: We need strong, healthy, sustainable communities

BYELECTION 2011: Candidate says that being "neither left nor right" has its appeal.

Powerful readings at Megaphone's "Voices From the Street" launch

Like the Downtown Eastside neighbourhood itself, the writers were multi-faceted and impossible to pigeonhole.

Vancouver NDP supporters celebrate big gains

DECISION 2011: But the emotions were mixed as elation over the party's progress was tempered with concern over a Tory majority.

Bin Laden death won't keep America safe, warns Middle East expert

Terrorism will remain as long as Western foreign policy toward the Middle East is unchanged, says UBC's Hani Faris.

Runners hit the road for a cause at BMO Vancouver Marathon

Family and friends inspire athletes pounding through the 26-mile course downtown.

Vancouver artists launch whip-smart campaign to stop Stephen Harper

DECISION 2011: Another humorous Vancouver election campaign hopes to turn the vote against the Conservatives.