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...
Leaders are fond of sound bites on key issues, but what’s missing from the debate?
New data shows ‘fracking and LNG industry is a much dirtier industry than it is made out to be.’
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.
Despite giant miss in 2013, BC pollsters argue results can be believed.
‘If You’re Not Going to Reduce Poverty When You Have a Strong Economy, When Are You Going to Do It?’
BC can learn from Newfoundland’s efforts, says advocate.
Grassroots online initiative encourages public to tell politicians unlimited contributions must end now.
Gripping book about search for fabled ‘White City’ sheds light on why civilizations die.
‘We had 914 human beings die last year from drug overdose. My child was one of them.’
Linda Reimer’s comments caused a stir at Port Moody debate.
A plan and a commitment can go a long way to lessen the crisis on the streets. Last in a series.
Greg Girard, brilliant documenter of China’s rise, talks about 1970s Vancouver, the subject of his new photo book and exhibit.
Robots, rising seas and more seniors, oh my.
Sorry, Christy Clark. Government’s own budget docs don’t back you up.
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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