Squamish on the Precipice: Saying 'No' to LNG

Squamish on the Precipice: Saying 'No' to LNG

04.19.2014
We were told how other towns that accepted this industrial turn now look. It's not pretty. "Drive through some of those towns," we were...
Rock Stars, Politicians, Doctors Support Drug Policy Reform

Rock Stars, Politicians, Doctors Support Drug Policy Reform

04.19.2014
"The reality is that young people today have easier access to marijuana than to alcohol and tobacco. That should be the core of the conversation...
Protection Of B.C. Waterfront Areas Flawed: Report

Protection Of B.C. Waterfront Areas Flawed: Report

The Canadian Press  04.16.2014
VICTORIA - The B.C. government lacks oversight of an environmental regulation meant to protect the areas that border rivers, lakes and...
Town With Most To Gain Leads On Northern Gateway Rejection

Town With Most To Gain Leads On Northern Gateway Rejection

04.16.2014
With a federal decision on Northern Gateway imminent, this vote in Kitimat sets the tone. If the Canadian government supports the project,...
Environment Minister Backtracks On Assessments

Environment Minister Backtracks On Assessments

The Canadian Press  04.16.2014
FORT NELSON, B.C. - British Columbia Environment Minister Mary Polak has done a complete turn around on a decision that would have exempted...
B.C. Quietly Drops Environmental Requirement

B.C. Quietly Drops Environmental Requirement

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  04.16.2014
VANCOUVER - The B.C. government is exempting about 99 per cent of the natural gas produced in the province from automatic environmental...
Killing B.C. Environmental Reviews 'Not In The Public Interest'

Killing B.C. Environmental Reviews 'Not In The Public Interest'

04.15.2014
"Environmental assessments are supposed to allow the public and regulators to better understand and avoid potential risks. Removing the...
Enbridge Promises Good Jobs, Meaty Paycheques

Enbridge Promises Good Jobs, Meaty Paycheques

The Canadian Press  04.15.2014
PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Enbridge is aiming to build support for its proposed Alberta-to-B.C. oil pipeline by pledging to bring good jobs,...
Top 6 Ways Health Canada Is Screwing Up Medical Marijuana

Top 6 Ways Health Canada Is Screwing Up Medical Marijuana

04.15.2014
If Health Canada spent as much time and money on researching medical marijuana and creating a properly run system as they have on court...
Great Bear Rainforest Will Win With Extra Time

Great Bear Rainforest Will Win With Extra Time

04.15.2014
There is another reason why we cannot afford to take much longer to increase conservation and tighten the rules. One major logging company...
B.C. Liberals Have No Time To Debate 'Serious Issues'

B.C. Liberals Have No Time To Debate 'Serious Issues'

04.14.2014
"Today's BC Liberals" may have taken a little inspiration during last year's election campaign from former Canadian prime minister Kim...
Let B.C. Vote On Northern Gateway: Group

Let B.C. Vote On Northern Gateway: Group

04.14.2014
On the heels of a "no" vote by the citizens of Kitimat, B.C. against the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline, a campaign has begun for a...
Did Kinder Morgan's Illegal Permit Lead To Rewrite Of B.C. Park Act?

Did Kinder Morgan's Illegal Permit Lead To Rewrite Of B.C. Park Act?

04.12.2014
Before Bill 4, any research done in a park had to be "necessary for the preservation or maintenance of the recreational values of the park...
First Nation Officially Rejects Northern Gateway

First Nation Officially Rejects Northern Gateway

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  04.11.2014
FORT ST. JAMES, B.C. - A group of First Nations with territory covering a quarter of the route for the proposed Northern Gateway oil pipeline...