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Mike Tippett, Sally Ann Reiss, Nik Badminton

Vancouver a growing hub for technology companies

The last decade has seen Vancouver's tech sector go through explosive growth, maturing into what some CEOs are calling "The second coming of Silicon Valley..." But is it?

People Like Us, Magic Mike, Ted and new films by Sarah Polley and Tyler Perry reviewed

Michelle Williams is a restless wife in Sarah Polley’s new film, Take This Waltz.

[email protected] Change inspires youth to confront violence, poverty and climate change

What would you like to see different in the world, in your community, or in yourself?

Will Dick Cheney be arrested in Vancouver?

First Sarah Palin, now Dick Cheney. Torture, Haliburton, the War on Terrorism. Cheney is also a stockholder in the arms-manufacturer Carlyle Group. What kind of welcome should Vancouver give him?

Are algorithms blocking social change?

In 2003, PBS created a documentary called 'The Persuaders'. One chapter discusses "narrow-casting" (above). Politicians and advertisers were purchasing personal data via Acxiom Worldwide and...

“What have they done to the earth? What have they done to our fair sister?”

“From the air I could see 3000-5000 feet of black smoke… and what seemed like one fire was actually dozens of fires," Kris Krug writes from the Gulf, where he traveled to document the BP Deepwater Hor