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Two thousand backpacks for Syrian and Canadian children
Syrian refugee children and low-income Canadian children living in the Lower Mainland will be fully equipped for the 2016 school year. At least that’s Jenny Kwan’s holiday wish. The Immigration,...
Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
Dec 23rd, 2015
Voter turnout should be as much of a concern as vote splitting in federal election
What if you have a party and nobody shows up?
Mar 25th, 2015
Time for change in Vancouver East, and in Ottawa
What would make Vancouver East matter more than ever in Ottawa? Voting Green. Here's why.
Mar 24th, 2015
Enough kitchen-table kvetching: Vancouver event offers strategies for community change
VAN BC's free conference will be held on Sunday, February 13th, at Ray Cam Community Centre, 920 East Hastings, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Feb 10th, 2011
MLA Jenny Kwan protests cuts to Broadway Connections, a program to help the disabled to independence
I was walking with my son when he saw a group of people across the street holding signs, many in wheelchairs. Accustomed to life with a reporter, he asked if I was going to take their picutres...
Linda Solomon Wood
Jun 17th, 2010