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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.
Oct 17th, 2014
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”
Oct 11th, 2014
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.
Oct 3rd, 2011
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.
Oct 1st, 2014
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
Sep 29th, 2014
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.
Sep 22nd, 2014
Alberta Conservative MP calls Scottish vote a "sham"
50%+1 isn't enough to rip up Canada or Scotland, the Edmonton MP argues
Sep 19th, 2014
Anatomy of the proposed Woodfibre LNG plant
Commentary by Dermod Travis on the political genesis of an LNG project in Howe Sound
Sep 15th, 2014
Independent journalism pays off with truth and results
I was delighted this week to see an e-mail from the people at Kickstarter saying, “we really love your project!” Staff at the crowdfunding website said they had chosen our Tar Sands...
Linda Solomon Wood
Sep 12th, 2014
What I learned from 9/11
Thirteen years ago, I stood in a courtyard on New York’s Lower East Side. I was pregnant and watching my son line up with other kindergarten boys and enter the school he might have attended...
Linda Solomon Wood
Sep 9th, 2014