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On Occupy Vancouver

I attended the Occupy Vancouver protest on Saturday. These are my thoughts from that day.

Flip-flopper, hypocrite: how low will Anton go?

That’s the question for Anton after she attacked Mayor Gregor Robertson for a social housing model that the NPA set up and she voted in favour for. Over the past weekend Anton claimed that Vision...

How low will Suzanne Anton go?

 How low will NPA mayoral candidate Suzanne Anton go? That’s the question  after Anton attacked Mayor Gregor Robertson for a social housing model that the NPA set up and she voted in favour...

Green business owners put their weight, and their money, behind Robertson

Vancouver mayor, Gregor Roberston, addresses a packed crowd of business supporters at ING cafe.

BC Christy, Oh Suzanne, and a Streetcar Named Delusional

I’ve been away from posting for a while, tending to my head and the staph infection I contracted in hospital or as I call it “the city of germs”.   Plus the hospital was in Toronto so I...

Mayor Gregor Robertson calls the NPA negative, well-funded and backwards

Gregor Robertson and his Vision Vancouver party officially hit the airwaves this week with a campaign video celebrating Visions’ three-year tenure on Cambie Street. In the 1:50 clip Robertson...

Stephen Harper suffers defeat, as Supreme Court rules Insite can stay open

Insite, Vancouver's controversial safe injection site, can stay open after a ruling by Canada's top court on Friday. Despite repteated attempts by Prime Minister Stephen Harper to shut down the...

NPA fundraiser cancelled, Anton unveils tax platform and vows to end "pet projects" at City Hall

Vancouver Mayoral candidate, Suzanne Anton, announces spending limits, surplus returns and end to 'pet projects' at City Hall.

Artistic director Max Reimer defends city's million dollar Vancouver Playhouse bailout

"It's like they're trying to elicit a Tea Party response,"  Vancouver Playhouse artistic managing director Max Reimer said. He was referring to reactions critical of public funding for one...

Vancouver riot review: John Furlong's balancing act

The following piece was first published on August 2. The Stanley Cup riot review, which will be released today, is co-chaired by John Furlong. On the surface, no one seemed to bat an eye when former...