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From 'I'm Right and You're An Idiot: The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean it Up.' Read more »

By James Hoggan, Today

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'Virtual Reality' Reporting Seductive -- Also Clunky, Costly

New gear may spread popularity of storytelling in-the-round, but tech still limits its making.

By Alexander Villegas, Today

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Tyee's Andrew MacLeod Wins Social Justice Award

Honours for 'A Better Place on Earth,' chronicling stark BC inequality.

By Robyn Smith, Today

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New Canadian Media founder George Abraham

'Filling the Gaps' in Reporting on Ethnic Communities

New service hopes to help Canadian media go beyond superficial journalism.

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, Today

Recent Stories

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More Combat Training for BC's Natural Resource Officers

Ex-VPD officer gets $120,000 contract for use-of-force workshops.

By Bob Mackin, Yesterday


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Why Canada's Three Northern Premiers Reject Carbon Pricing

Their regions are hard hit by climate change, yet territorial leaders won't budge.

By Maura Forrest, Yesterday


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A Tyee Series

Are You Blinded by Righteous Anger?

Why advocates are more apt to win if they admit foes aren't evil. From James Hoggan's new book.

By James Hoggan, Yesterday


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Clearcut city? Rise of Condos Means Razed Trees, Bird Evictions

Vancouver has lost hundreds of hectares of canopy in just two decades.

By Margaret Munro, Yesterday


opinion

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Why UBC Should Let Way More Students Live on Campus

And why dorm rents the university plans to charge are outrageously high.

By Patrick M. Condon, 24 May 2016


culture

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A Tyee Series

Fixing Our Broken Conversation

From 'I'm Right and You're An Idiot: The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean it Up.'

By James Hoggan, 24 May 2016


opinion

New BC Premier Christy Clark

Why Do So Many BC Liberal Operatives End Up in Trouble?

Criminal charges, convictions, and more plague the party. Why the pattern?

By Bill Tieleman, 24 May 2016


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Brenda Sayers of Hupacasath First Nation

If TPP Deal Dies, Canada's Got a Great Plan B

In fact, an alternate strategy to open up key Asian markets already exists.

By Michael Geist, 24 May 2016


opinion

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Vancouver, Let's Stand Up to Moneyed Interests of Real Estate

Given the trajectory of affordability in this city, what do concerned residents have to lose?

By Mitchell Anderson, 23 May 2016


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A Tyee Series

'I'm Right and You're an Idiot'

How to detox our democracy. The Tyee talks with author James Hoggan.

By David Beers, 23 May 2016


news

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Evidence of Fish Farm Disease Detected in BC

Government backs down from court appeal based on 'new information.'

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 23 May 2016


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BC Moves to Pay Less for Common Prescription Drugs

Decision draws 'not unexpected' criticism from Big Pharma, says health minister.

By Andrew MacLeod, 21 May 2016


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All About the Moment: Kelly Reichardt's Long, Bittersweet Gaze

Five-film program at Cinematheque catches balance of sorrow and joy in a world of hard times and bad choices.

By Dorothy Woodend, 21 May 2016


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They Keep Us Safe, but 'Stigma' Is Killing Firefighters, Paramedics and Cops

Emergency first responders hope BC hears their cry for help.

By David P. Ball, 20 May 2016


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BC's Kids Deserve a Voice, and You Can Help

I've got a wild idea. But I can't do it without Tyee reader support.

By Katie Hyslop, 20 May 2016


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A Tyee Series

At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast

From tiniest plankton to majestic albatross, a naturalist's hymn to BC's wet and wild aviary.

By Caroline Fox, 20 May 2016


opinion

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Please Advise! Will Scandals Sink Christy Clark?

Spin Doc Steve says the Libs have sailed through worse, but if the NDP gets nasty...

By Steve Burgess, 20 May 2016


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Trans Mountain Pipeline? 'Yes, But…' Says NEB

Decision does little to quell mistrust of energy regulator -- or opposition to project, say critics.

By Megan Devlin, 19 May 2016


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What Sparked the Parliamentary Brawl?

Plenty of yelling, ties flying, and of course, one sharp elbow. But why?

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, 19 May 2016


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A Tyee Series

Howling at Death by Chasing Wolves

One woman's search for the secret to survival, including her own. Excerpts from the memoir 'Wolf Spirit.'

By Gudrun Pflüger, 19 May 2016


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A David-vs-Goliath Tanker Confrontation in Burrard Inlet

'Kayaktivism' takes on Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Pipeline from the water side.

By Mychaylo Prystupa, 19 May 2016


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Vancouver Housing Report Mostly 'A's, but Look Closer, Critics Say

Absence of detail, too broad a focus among faults found in city’s renter strategy.

By Katie Hyslop, 18 May 2016


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After Three Years, One Charge in Quick Wins Scandal

Brian Bonney charged with breach of trust in ethnic outreach plan.

By Bob Mackin, 18 May 2016


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A Tyee Series

Why Science Is Like One Big Potlatch

The Coast Salish had it right: sharing fish, or data, gets you more than hoarding.

By Jude Isabella, 18 May 2016


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SFU Researchers Lend a Bionic Hand to Amputee Athlete

Danny Letain will test his robotic prosthesis in global 'Cybathlon' event.

By Christopher Cheung, 18 May 2016


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CCPA Unveils Plan for 'Getting Serious about Affordable Housing'

'Big and bold is the way to go,' says economist Marc Lee of solutions to BC's crisis.

By Andrew MacLeod, 18 May 2016


Clearcut city? Rise of Condos Means Razed Trees, Bird Evictions

Vancouver has lost hundreds of hectares of canopy in just two decades.

By Margaret Munro

 

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