Commentary

Glenn Beck propaganda spreading to Canada?

As Tides Foundation CEO tells Fox News advertisers: drop Glenn Beck or have blood on your hands, the Financial Post publishes an article that would make Glenn Beck smile.

BC NDP: relevant or not?

The BC NDP can learn from the past.

NPA on bikes...like George Bush on gays

I love the NPA on bikes.  Well, not actually on bikes.   I mean on the subject of bikes.  On that they remind me of George Bush whose attitude was something to the effect of: No,...

Kash Heed fibbed?

It wasn't on his radar, just his desk.

A bike-commuting mom speaks out for bike lanes

Put away the bike lane counters. This decision is about the future of our city. I had a 7:30am dentist appointment today. I chipped my tooth and it was the only time I could fit in the chisel. I...

Sam Sullivan and the NPA haunt the Olympic Village

Two NPA deals that put taxpayers on the hook for the Olympic Village continue to haunt the city.

A survivor speaks about the attack on the 2010 flotilla to Gaza

During the tragic 2010 Flotilla attempt to bring humanitarian supplies and political goodwill to the people of Gaza, Ken O’Keefe was taken prisoner and wrongfully beaten by the Israeli army This has...

Re-invent Canadian media at Media Democracy Day

"Now is the time to re-imagine and re-invent what we want Canada’s media to look like.The current media system in Canada is going through major transformations with both the fall of traditional...

UN hones in on female genital mutilation

Gender justice was a focus at the UN Summit on the progress of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) last week in New York. A promise was made to address the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM...

Olympic Village social housing up for ransom?

Rich Coleman wants the BCPlace casino deal done. The city wants housing. Game on?