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'I had no doubt he wanted to hurt me': Christy Clark breaks her silence on being assaulted

For 37 years, Christy Clark didn’t tell anybody about the time a man pulled her into the bushes when she was walking to work.

But it never left her mind. 916 more words


Episode 40 - Costumes Primer with Carolynn Hayman and Conrad the Unicorn

Nothing grabs your attention like a balloon, and nothing demands it like a balloon costume. Costumes are exploding as a format for taking your art to a new place, but so far, few resources are available to guide in the process. 62 more words

Baldrey: can Andrew Weaver have a Gordon Wilson moment?

Green Party leader Andrew Weaver wants history to repeat itself.

More specifically, next spring he wants to see a replay of the 1991 election campaign where the then-third party shot to prominence and finished second, chiefly because of the performance of its party leader in the televised leaders’ debate during the campaign. 643 more words


With BC election one year away, Liberals focus on economy while NDP talk affordability

Three years ago this month, Christy Clark led the BC Liberals to an unexpected victory in the provincial election.

She campaigned almost entirely on the economy, wearing her trademark hard hat around the province. 348 more words


New bill targets sexual misconduct at post-secondary schools

The provincial government has introduced legislation that will require public post-secondary institutions to establish sexual misconduct policies.

Schools will have one year once Bill 23 passes to establish the new policies. 319 more words


'Humble': How the most misused word in Canadian politics is permanently changing the language

When Andrew Weaver was acclaimed as the leader of the B.C. Green Party last December, he said he was “greatly humbled” by the nod.

Earlier this month, after Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall won a decisive third term, he said it was “humbling” to see his name on so many election signs. 727 more words


BC party leader wants new law to target negligent pet owners

The leader of the BC Green Party has tabled a bill that would ensure pet owners are held responsible for the actions of their animals. 194 more words