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Kinder Morgan and the ‘Rule of Law’

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opinion

Are arguments for the pipeline expansion based on actual respect for legal procedure? Part one of two. Read more »

By Will Horter, Today

opinion

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Canadian Taxpayers Held Hostage by Kinder Morgan

Texas-based firm has no intentions of paying for Trans Mountain pipeline expansion on its own.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, Today

opinion

Transit

Want to Fight Inequality and Climate Change? Then Improve Public Services

June conference to look at best ways to tackle big issues with revitalized public sector.

By Dru Oja Jay, Today

culture

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Earthquake, Tsunami, Dead Schoolchildren: A Lesson for BC

New book takes a haunting look at the 2011 disaster in Japan.

By Crawford Kilian, Today

Recent Stories

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BC Considers Suing Opioid Manufacturers

Lawsuit would seek to recover costs in dealing with crisis.

By Andrew MacLeod, Yesterday


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The Kelowna Accord, Racism and the Child Welfare Crisis

Part four in a series. Former PM Paul Martin says an opportunity was lost; Cindy Blackstock isn’t so sure.

By Katie Hyslop, Yesterday


news

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The Allure of East Van’s Gritty Goods

As diverse, lower income urban neighbourhoods change, their identities are captured and branded by new residents with a passion for their past.

By Christopher Cheung, Yesterday


presents

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Win a Copy of ‘Breaching the Peace’

Ten lucky Tyee readers will take home a new book by award-winning author Sarah Cox. Enter to win!

By Tyee Staff, 21 May 2018


culture

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Finally, Something Funny About Vancouver’s Real Estate Market

Vancouver author and comedian Charles Demers talks about his new novel and how not to achieve housing affordability.

By Steph Eva Wood, 21 May 2018


culture

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The Angler: Deadpool, RBG and Douglas Coupland Take on the World

If superheroes are not your taste, a documentary on an American legal icon and an environmental art show will rev you up.

By Dorothy Woodend, 18 May 2018


news

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Court Temporarily Rejects Marine Harvest’s Request for No-Go Zone

But protesters must abandon occupation of fish farm corporation’s onshore bases.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 18 May 2018


culture

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‘I’m Going to Stop You Right There,’ the Teacher Said

A school visit gone wrong shows why we have to keep talking about LGBTQ+ issues.

By Robin Stevenson, 18 May 2018


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Schools Still Secluding and Restraining Special Needs Students: Report

‘This is wrong, parents should be knowing these things and we should be seeking to learn from them rather than repeat them.’

By Katie Hyslop, 18 May 2018


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No, Vancouver Is Not Losing Its Millennials

UBC prof busts popular media myth with census data.

By Nathanael Lauster, 18 May 2018


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See You in Court, BC Tells Alberta

Eby says province will challenge legality of cutting oil flow, seek damages if Alberta goes ahead.

By Andrew MacLeod, 17 May 2018


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Sea Lice Epidemic Overwhelms Fish Farms on Clayoquot Sound

Tiny parasite a growing global problem for the industry’s open net pens.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 17 May 2018


news

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Ottawa Funding for Kinder Morgan Wrong, Says BC

Political, legal battles heat up over pipeline expansion.

By Andrew MacLeod, 17 May 2018


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Is the Oil Industry Canada’s ‘Deep State’?

From influencing politicians to shaping public opinion, industry strives to control energy policy.

By Bruce Livesey, 17 May 2018


news

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Marine Harvest Seeks ‘No-Go’ Zone Around Fish Farms

Corporation cites harm from protests; seeks injunction.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 16 May 2018


opinion

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Please Advise! Is the Lethbridge Denny’s Built Over a Gateway to Hell?

Three years ago Marilyn Manson was punched in the face there. Now a woman embarks on a racist rant in the same spot.

By Steve Burgess, 16 May 2018


news

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Health Tax and Educational Opportunity Are Good for the Economy, Premier Says

Horgan tells business crowd that reconciliation with Indigenous communities a key to province’s economic development.

By Andrew MacLeod, 16 May 2018


news

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Lessons from Care: ‘If the Government Hadn’t Done All Those Terrible Things’

Part three in a series. Who better to ask for solutions than Indigenous youth who have been in government care. First up, Ashley Bach.

By Katie Hyslop, 16 May 2018


opinion

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Foodies Gentrify Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

How ‘inclusive’ tastes and philanthropic business practices are excluding residents from their own neighbourhood.

By Zachary Hyde, 15 May 2018


culture

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We Know How to Build a Healthier Canada. Why Don’t We Act?

An excerpt from All Together Healthy highlights the role of poverty and inequality in health outcomes.

By Andrew MacLeod, 15 May 2018


opinion

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Oilsands Tailing Ponds Ticking Time Bomb for Canadians

Alberta has failed to protect taxpayers from billions in cleanup costs.

By Mitchell Anderson, 15 May 2018


polls

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Tyee Poll: Is Your Household Ready for An Emergency?

By Tyee Staff, 14 May 2018


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Ali Velshi Speaks on ‘The Weaponization of Culture’

MSNBC host brings tough talk on Trump and more to Vancouver, in a free Wall Exchange lecture.

By Peter W. Klein, 14 May 2018


culture

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A Prescription for Better Health for Canadians

In All Together Healthy, Andrew MacLeod explores the role of income, inequality and our choices.

By Barry Link, 14 May 2018


opinion

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How Vancouver’s Left Was Split

As candidates come forward, the city’s left-of-centre civic parties navigate fractures that were years in the making.

By Allen Garr, 14 May 2018


news

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How Poverty and Underfunding Land Indigenous Kids in Care

Part two of a series: governments falling short in fixing Indigenous child welfare crisis, say critics.

By Katie Hyslop, 14 May 2018


Win a Copy of ‘Breaching the Peace’

Ten lucky Tyee readers will take home a new book by award-winning author Sarah Cox. Enter to win!

By Tyee Staff

 

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