News September 20
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Karl Nerenberg | Bloc Québécois leader Martine Ouellet claims that Jagmeet Singh's NDP leadership campaign signifies we must now confront not only the religious right, but also the new and scary religious left.
Blog September 20
At the Port Hardy bus station, prior to departure for Campbell River and Nanaimo. Photo: Stephen Rees/flickr
Amanda West | The quality of life of rural-dwelling British Columbians is being thrown under the bus. We can only hope that our provincial and federal politicians are finally paying attention.
Columnists September 20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Donald Trump. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Lois Ross | As U.S. President Donald Trump rambles and rumbles about cancelling NAFTA, what if we called the bully's bluff? The result would no doubt be much better than any of his suggestions for change.
Podcast September 20
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Piergiorgio Moro | Many Pacific workers travel to Australia to work and provide for their families at home. While there is work in Australia, there are also many problems.
Blog September 19
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David Suzuki | The one flimsy argument climate change deniers have been holding onto -- that carbon dioxide will make plants grow faster and bigger -- has proven to be a poor one.
Blog September 19
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Penney Kome | Business magazines warn of mini-market meltdown when loans default. If auto debt drives down the market, even people who never owned cars in their lives will be affected.
News September 19
2008 Equinox Sport outside the CAMI plant in Ingersoll, Ontario. Photo: Nox360/Wikimedia Commons
Meagan Gillmore | Almost 2,800 workers walked off the job on Sunday night after contract negotiations with GM CAMI broke down. It's the first strike at the plant in 25 years.
Podcast September 19
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Scott Neigh | Developers want to build houses on a 484-acre wetland in Niagara. They are calling their development "Paradise." We hear from a group which is calling it a travesty.
Podcast September 19
David Peck | Violeta and Face2Face host David Peck talk about Cocaine Prison, freedom, power and politics, the "war on drugs" and Indigenous history and truth.
Blog September 19
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Shannon Daub, Zoë Yunker | Documents indicate that while the Paris talks were underway, the B.C. government launched a closed-door three month-long process with the oil and gas industry to revise and re-write the climate plan.
Blog September 18
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David J. Climenhaga | It turns out the B.C. Liberals' Climate Leadership Plan was drafted by industry representatives in the Calgary boardroom of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers!
News September 18
Ethel Tungohan | Caregivers who have been waiting years to have Canadian permanent residency applications processed held a rally in front of Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada offices in Toronto this week.