VICTORIA — There was no missing the tone of regret last week when Vicki Huntington announced she will retire at the next election after two terms as an independent member of the B.C. 924 more words
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In the late 1980s, Saturday Night magazine commissioned British writer Jan Morris to write about Canada.
To Morris — a global traveller who once said she believed Canada to be the best and most moral of the world’s countries — Canada was not the vast snowy wilderness of popular imagination. 848 more words
The marathon constitutional challenge to the Medicare Protection Act lumbered to life again this week in B.C. Supreme Court with a discussion about holidays.
The black-gowned barristers and the judge quickly agreed that, of course, there would be time off for Spring Break, but a summer schedule, which was on some minds, would have to be discussed later. 701 more words
VICTORIA — When the B.C. Liberals released an update Friday on what proved to be a banner year in political fundraising, they strove to minimize their continued reliance on big dollar donations from the corporate sector. 892 more words
There will be protests and civil disobedience now that Premier Christy Clark has cleared the way for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
That’s so obvious that among the few things left to wonder about are: When will it start? 718 more words
Two months before Donald Trump’s election as president, SFU political science professor Anil Hira wrote a paper entitled “Explaining Trump: Disruptions in the World Economy will Extend Beyond his Candidacy… 894 more words