Judi Tyabji's "Unauthorised Biography" of Christy Clark

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Judi Tyabji's "Unauthorised Biography" of Christy Clark


New Biography Sure to Make Christy Clark Smile
Judi Tyabji's error-laced book reads like promo in an election year.

By Bob Mackin, 4 Jun 2016,


The association between the author and the premier goes back to the 1980s. Without Clark's 2013 election win, Tyabji and her husband Gordon Wilson could have been broke. Three short years ago, the Sunshine Coast couple was facing foreclosure. Clark gave Wilson a $150,000-a-year contract as the ''Buy B.C. LNG advocate'' not long after the former Liberal leader, then NDP minister, ''came home'' and endorsed Clark in 2013. It didn't seem to matter to Clark that Wilson had been an LNG foe.

Tyabji mentions Wilson, by my count, on 13 per cent of the book's pages. Recently, the NDP revealed that the society she founded, Pebble in the Pond, got a taxpayer grant of $182,000....