Mike Roberts, a Louisiana fisherman, speaks to an audience in Vancouver about how the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has affected his livelihood and family.
Fiona Rayher and Tara Mahoney
The New Era blog demonstrates how young change agents are successfully using new tools and new approaches to re-imagine politics, commerce, culture, faith, collaboration, democracy and community.
Bringing in international students will benefit B.C. and Canada in the long run. However, we need to make sure that we have the resources to offer them good quality education.
The refusal to provide fair compensation for community groups to participate in the inquiry into Pickton's murders puts further into question Canada's commitment to justice for Indigenous women.
For years, First Nations and British Columbians have asked the Norwegian-owned industry to move their salmon farms out of wild salmon habitat and into closed containment. Now a call for action.
Community groups are critical of being shut out of the B.C. inquiry into the mishandling of the Robert Pickton police investigation.
Grounded News headed over to Vancouver Island to meet up with Dirk Becker who runs Compassion Farm, and who is currently facing possible jail time for what he does... growing food.
Amazingly, B.C.'s government has joined its official opposition in proposing to restore the provincial corporate income tax rate from 10% to 12%.
Apr 22, 2011
Lion's Gate Bridge Vancouver , BC
Canada49° 15' 40.4136" N, 123° 6' 50.1372" W
British Columbia CA
VIGIL~WALK > SAVE THE PACIFIC
People's Health Radio
We take a look at the fight against the gentrification of Vancouver's Chinatown, and talk about the D'Arcy Island leper colony.