Control or regulation?

For many people living on the B.C. coast, the only way to access the wider world is by sea, and the only way to...

Deconstructing Doug

Here’s something interesting: in a somewhat surprising turn of events, Doug Ford beat rival candidate Christine Elliott in a down to the wire leadership...

How do we battle addiction?

Global News reported Monday that as part of a government push to stem the abuse of and growing dependence on opioids throughout Canada, federal...

Should B.C. lower its voting age?

Last week, B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver proposed that the province lower its voting age from 18 to 16, an idea that Premier...

Like oil and wine

British Columbia and Alberta have rarely seen eye to eye, in part due to our differing beliefs regarding resource extraction vs. environmental protection. The...

Weaver’s ban: a necessary step to recovery?

By now, everyone recognizes the so-called housing crisis. According to Demographia’s International Housing Affordability Survey, Vancouver ranks as the world’s third least affordable city,...

Stop talking about him

You might have heard that there’s some stuff going on recently with our neighbours south of the border, politically speaking. In fact, you’d have...

VancoUber?

This week in Vancouver, Uber, the American-based technology company and ride hailing service, is presenting (alongside the B.C. Taxi Association) their plans for the...

A little rich, even if it’s coming from the B.C. Liberals

Under normal circumstances, the B.C. Liberal provincial leadership race would not factor much into my daily thoughts. Yeah, it’s going to be important down...

How do we tackle corruption?

I’m sure this has been on the minds of everyone in the community in one form or another throughout 2017, and as the year...

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