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April 15, 2015 |
A report released by People for Education does not identify all of the issues that can negatively impact the success of students as they move into a streamed curriculum.

Robert Shirkey on the environment, social justice and global change

April 12, 2015
| Today's conversation is about thinking local and global change. Robert talks about his approach to the environment and why altering the chemistry of our planet is essential to our future.
Length: 49:34 minutes (56.73 MB)

The cult of the entrepreneur

April 8, 2015
| Alan Sears argues that a belief in the transformative power of entrepreneurship has seeped into the pores of our culture to such an extent that it's seen as the answer to all our economic woes.
Length: 13:18 minutes (12.18 MB)

The crisis in higher education runs deeper than you think

Photo: Flickr/Sean McEntee



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B.C. budget favours private schools over public education

Photo: flickr/Tara Ehrcke
As with other areas of the B.C. budget, 2015 will favour the rich with increases for private schools while imposing spending cuts to public schools.

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| February 20, 2015

Justice for First Nations children: A talk by Cindy Blackstock

February 18, 2015
| Every child has the right to grow up safely at home, go to a good school and be healthy. But the federal government chronically underfunds services for First Nations children on reserve.
Length: 52:45 minutes (48.3 MB)
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