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New poll results show support dropping for Bill C-51
Support for the "secret police bill" Bill C-51 has plummeted sharply among Canadians, according to a new public opinion poll released this week. Among citizens aware of the...
Mar 17th, 2015
Citizens deliver petition opposing Enbridge's 'missing islands' video
Around 20 people gathered outside the Enbridge headquarters in Vancouver at noon today to deliver a petition with 45,000 names, calling for the removal of a "misleading" promotional video about the...
Dec 10th, 2012
Jamie Biggar, Emma Pullman, Brigette DePape and Ben Powless inspire hope at David Lewis Lecture
Vancouver's Emma Pullman (SumOfUs) and Jamie Biggar (Leadnow) joined activist Brigette DePape and Ben Powless onstage in Toronto for the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives' 2012...
Oct 5th, 2012
How LeadNow plans to fight the "stunning erosion of Canada's democracy"
LeadNow executive director Jamie Biggar at his office in Gastown. Photo by Beth Hong for The Vancouver Observer Copyright 2012.
Jul 4th, 2012