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Linda Solomon Wood on why she started National Observer

Starting a national online news site is a big undertaking. Why did you get into this? LSW:  I got into it because our coverage of energy and the environment here on Vancouver Observer had gotten...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Winnie the Pooh, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan plus films on newspapers and travel

The boy wizard is now a young man and takes his final movie bow in Harry Potter #8.The series ends on a high. (Read more)

Conservative media’s ongoing assault on credible journalism takes a predictable turn

The media again successfully defames an upstanding member of the public service through shameless manipulation and misinformation.

Great Google juice tips from Michael Tippett

What's the question people are asking. Know what it is. Then own the answer. This advice comes from Michael Tippett, the man behind one of Vancouver's greatest internet business success stories. At W

Podium Politics and the Olympics

  For clarity, I'm pro-Olympics - with a twist, which means I love the sport but hate the politics. Anti-Olympic activists are hoping our governments will succumb to pressure and embarrassment...