You So Funny, B.C.

You So Funny, B.C.

04. 1.2014
Whew, we're glad the morning of April 1, 2014 is over. We're exhausted from sorting the genuinely unbelievable stories from the bonafide...
Thousands Sign Petition To Kill B.C. Parks Law

Thousands Sign Petition To Kill B.C. Parks Law

03.31.2014
An online petition asking the British Columbia government to repeal a law that critics say will open protected park areas to pipelines...
Marijuana Prices Are Going To Crash

Marijuana Prices Are Going To Crash

03.31.2014
Some say that the proliferation of home cultivation licenses has also helped to drop prices, but I don't think this has had a major impact....
BC's HST Hangover Hangs On

BC's HST Hangover Hangs On

03.27.2014
Compared to just five years ago, British Columbians now hand over an extra $20 bill every week of the year to the provincial government....
New Law Officially Opens B.C. Parks To Pipelines, Drilling

New Law Officially Opens B.C. Parks To Pipelines, Drilling

03.27.2014
"The government has sent a clear signal that it is open to having pipelines cut through our globally renowned protected areas," said Al...
Corporate Pot Profiteers Don't Care About Patients

Corporate Pot Profiteers Don't Care About Patients

03.25.2014
I want to point out that not a single one of the new licensed producers has ever come out publicly in support of patients' rights to grow...
What Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Anniversary Has To Do With Canada's Wild Salmon

What Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Anniversary Has To Do With Canada's Wild Salmon

03.23.2014
With March 24 marking the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, this disaster provides a lens into considering the Enbridge Northern...
Jacqueline Novogratz Leads Conversation of Audacious Action

Jacqueline Novogratz Leads Conversation of Audacious Action

03.23.2014
Entrepreneurship is about going over, around, under or right through obstacles. It's not for the faint of heart. "It's not just the one...
Find This Man A Job, Get Paid For It

Find This Man A Job, Get Paid For It

Sara Harowitz  03.21.2014
It hasn't been the best year for the Canadian job market (unless you live in Alberta), with growth rates hitting the lowest in a decade. That...
Big Oil vs. Beautiful Orca: Which Side Are You On?

Big Oil vs. Beautiful Orca: Which Side Are You On?

03.19.2014
Everyone in the Vancouver area was thrilled to see or hear about the pods of dolphins and orcas showing up in English Bay and False Creek...
Open A Vancouver Studio, They Will

Open A Vancouver Studio, They Will

03.18.2014
The visual effects company created by George Lucas for the original "Star Wars" has opened a permanent Vancouver studio, which will have...
Truckers' Strike Leads To Wine Shortage

Truckers' Strike Leads To Wine Shortage

03.13.2014
A strike by shipping container truckers at the Port of Metro Vancouver is creating a wine shortage, especially for bottles from South America...
You're Losing Your Shirt On These Publicly Funded Projects

You're Losing Your Shirt On These Publicly Funded Projects

03.12.2014
Too often, these Economic Action Plan projects seemed like giant lottery tickets, bought with our money, and failing to pay off. Government...
B.C. Government Math: When 1 Million May Actually Mean 210,000

B.C. Government Math: When 1 Million May Actually Mean 210,000

03.12.2014
The B.C. ministry responsible for jobs says the province has been clear on its job numbers. Yeah, clear as mud.