B.C. First Nations Treaty Process Challenged In Court

B.C. First Nations Treaty Process Challenged In Court

Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press  08.11.2014
VANCOUVER - A stack of overlapping land claims by First Nations is a "cancer" within British Columbia's treaty process, says a prominent...
Time Running Out For Province-Teacher Deal

Time Running Out For Province-Teacher Deal

08.11.2014
The provincial government says bargaining that started on Friday, after weeks of no meetings between the two sides, will resume with the...
We're Too Busy Making Money

We're Too Busy Making Money

08.11.2014
Income disparity also means that working and living in the same place is a luxury few of us can afford -- not just in third world countries,...
Connecting The Dots Between Mount Polley Mine Owner, Squamish LNG, Harper

Connecting The Dots Between Mount Polley Mine Owner, Squamish LNG, Harper

08. 9.2014
With the curtains slowly opening around politicians and corporate owners, the sordid, unholy bedfellow goings-on would make Ron Jeremy...
Care For A Glass Of Tailings Pond Water, Premier Clark?

Care For A Glass Of Tailings Pond Water, Premier Clark?

08. 8.2014
Frankly, I don't care if the president would drink a glass of that water. I care if he would let his family drink that water. Wash in it....
Spilled Waste Water Almost Drinkable: Mine President

Spilled Waste Water Almost Drinkable: Mine President

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  08. 5.2014
LIKELY, B.C. - Concerns raised in a report three years before a massive tailings pond breached at the Mount Polley gold and copper mine...
Province Optimistic About Teacher Contract Deal

Province Optimistic About Teacher Contract Deal

The Canadian Press  08. 5.2014
VICTORIA - There is some optimism as both sides in the B.C. teachers' dispute employ their full bargaining teams when negotiations resume...
Fracking Waste Illegally Dumped in Dawson Creek Water Treatment System: Official

Fracking Waste Illegally Dumped in Dawson Creek Water Treatment System: Official

08. 5.2014
"The situations we've encountered in every case has been an independent contractor to a company who signs on to a company [saying] they...
'Incredibly Toxic' Waste Flows Into B.C. Waterways

'Incredibly Toxic' Waste Flows Into B.C. Waterways

08. 5.2014
Arsenic, lead, and selenium are likely in the toxic waste water that rushed into waterways in central B.C. after a mine tailings pond was...
Teachers' Union, Province To Meet For 1st Time In A Month

Teachers' Union, Province To Meet For 1st Time In A Month

James Keller, The Canadian Press  08. 2.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's teachers union and the government's lead negotiator have scheduled their first face-to-face meeting in more...
B.C. Teachers' Strike Can't Be Solved With Hush Money And Guilt Trips

B.C. Teachers' Strike Can't Be Solved With Hush Money And Guilt Trips

08. 1.2014
The government is essentially paying families hush money to make them more complacent to what's happening here. Are they seriously trying...
Parents Will Get $40/Day If Schools Closed In Fall

Parents Will Get $40/Day If Schools Closed In Fall

CP  07.31.2014
B.C. parents will receive a $40 daily subsidy for each child under 13 years old if the teachers' strike continues into the beginning of...
HUGE Gold, Copper Mine Approved For B.C.'s North

HUGE Gold, Copper Mine Approved For B.C.'s North

James Keller, The Canadian Press  07.30.2014
VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government has granted environmental approval for a proposed $5.3-billion mine in the provinces north,...
Crap, I'm Ineligible for Public Office

Crap, I'm Ineligible for Public Office

07.29.2014
We have to call bullshit on those who think something like talking about masturbation or being in a sexy photo is shameful or even relevant...