We Are All 'Directly Affected' By Kinder Morgan Pipeline

We Are All 'Directly Affected' By Kinder Morgan Pipeline

02. 7.2014
In effect, our right to participate in environmental reviews was restricted by a new requirement placed on each and every one of us --...
Will B.C. Continue To Thumb Its Nose At Information Commissioner?

Will B.C. Continue To Thumb Its Nose At Information Commissioner?

02. 7.2014
She ended her letter to the minister with a call to action: "It is vital for open and accountable government that, whatever the form of...
B.C. Appeals Teachers Ruling

B.C. Appeals Teachers Ruling

The Canadian Press  02. 7.2014
VANCOUVER - The B.C. government has filed an appeal of a court decision that concluded the province violated the bargaining rights of teachers.A...
B.C. Wants A Say On Kinder Morgan Pipeline

B.C. Wants A Say On Kinder Morgan Pipeline

The Canadian Press  02. 7.2014
VANCOUVER - The province of British Columbia has filed an application to take part in the public hearings into Kinder Morgan's proposed...
Social Workers Left B.C. Teen In 'No-Go Zone'

Social Workers Left B.C. Teen In 'No-Go Zone'

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's independent children's representative says threats of violence that include pointing guns and knives at social...
Are CSIS, RCMP Watching Them?

Are CSIS, RCMP Watching Them?

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
VANCOUVER - Civil liberties advocates in British Columbia have filed complaints against CSIS and the RCMP over allegations the agencies...
B.C. Steps Up Fight Against Domestic Violence

B.C. Steps Up Fight Against Domestic Violence

The Canadian Press  02. 5.2014
VICTORIA - The B.C. government is developing a domestic violence program that would include specific approaches to help aboriginal, immigrant,...
BC Ferries Cuts To Sail Ahead

BC Ferries Cuts To Sail Ahead

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  02. 5.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's transportation minister says cuts are coming to 16 BC Ferries routes, even though the majority of people...
B.C. 'Diim Sum Bond' Attracts Investors In China

B.C. 'Diim Sum Bond' Attracts Investors In China

02. 5.2014
On her recent trip to China, B.C. Premier Christy Clark mentioned her government’s “dim sum bond” to a group of business leaders...
Teachers' Ruling To Be Appealed

Teachers' Ruling To Be Appealed

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  02. 4.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's Liberal government plans to appeal a court decision that concluded the province violated the bargaining rights...
Community-Health Workers Ratify Contract

Community-Health Workers Ratify Contract

The Canadian Press  02. 3.2014
VICTORIA - More than 15,000 community-health employees, including home-support workers, alcohol and drug counsellors and staff at mental-health...
Did She Try To Provoke B.C. Teachers' Strike?

Did She Try To Provoke B.C. Teachers' Strike?

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  02. 3.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's Opposition New Democrats want the Liberal government to release cabinet documents at the centre of $2-million...
Town Hall Is Reminder That Pipeline Agenda Will Cost Harper Government

Town Hall Is Reminder That Pipeline Agenda Will Cost Harper Government

02. 3.2014
This pipeline project will not survive public scrutiny. Enbridge and Kinder Morgan do not have, and will not have, our permission. We will...
B.C. Teachers Ruling Is Written By Straight Shooter

B.C. Teachers Ruling Is Written By Straight Shooter

02. 2.2014
Madame Justice Susan Griffin is known in the legal profession as a real straight shooter and one of B.C.'s most respected jurists, which...