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An excerpt from Marissa Landrigan’s new book, The Vegetarian’s Guide to Eating Meat.
New plan offers way forward for Indigenous-led management of spectacular old-growth forests.
New studies and past incidents raise questions about location standards and safety.
Overseas school passed two BC education ministry inspections, despite licence irregularities.
Ties to the premier, support for BC Liberals unite elite paid influencers. First in a series.
Christy Clark denied 2013 job was reward for MLA who resigned to make way for her.
Green and NDP say government must step up; Liberal says market will do the job.
Housing costs, economy likely key issues.
Leaders are fond of sound bites on key issues, but what’s missing from the debate?
In saying students are doing fine at current levels, you ignore struggling teachers and parents subsidizing schools.
Weaver takes larger role as leaders face off for second time.
Tyee’s spin doctor on the squabbles, whines, and the ‘knockout blows’ that, well, Donald Trump, so...
New data shows ‘fracking and LNG industry is a much dirtier industry than it is made out to be.’
Fed up with Blue and Orange ‘partyocracy,’ I’m choosing real change.
Christopher Cheung’s dive into changing suburbs up for best short feature.
Critics say proposal to close Vancouver centres latest move to reduce access to education; NDP and Greens vow to restore funding.
Where do those tens of millions in donations to BC Liberals come from? Dermod Travis sheds some light.
Lots of meetings on Site C, but some Treaty 8 First Nations call consultation a sham.
In fact, advocates in both camps agree: loopholes and underfunding hurt everyone.
Readers share reflections as another debate looms.
At candidates’ debate, Herb Pond reminds voters his party’s leader ‘is not on the ballot.’ He is.
Come hear the parties defend their positions at 5 p.m. at Robson Square.
From lack of ‘concern’ about Liberal re-election to campaign finance, I ask them the tough questions.
Okay, this one’s wonky. But it keys off a Clark talking point we’ve heard more than once.
Quality over quantity, says SFU prof Peter Hall, noting job ‘is a very slippery word.’
Meanwhile, Australia rattled by its LNG-triggered energy crisis.
In her province, big money turns real people who care about real issues like the environment into ‘militant climate crusaders.’
Based on other cities’ experience, it could cut the time it takes to open doors in Vancouver by more than half.
What do you think most needs to be made into an election issue this year?
- Indigenous issues
- Environment, climate change
- False allegations
- Something else entirely
Last week: Your thoughts Vancouver bridge tolls. Read the results of that poll here.
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