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BC Views: Polluting the climate change debate

A fresh look at the obvious biases of climate change politics.

BC VIEWS: Yes Justin, Canadian culture exists

Justin Trudeau has declared Canada a 'post-national state' with no identity, beyond being nice to each other

  • Nov 15th, 2016

BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

  • Mar 21st, 2017
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        BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

        Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up

        BC VIEWS: China’s worst addiction isn’t coal

        With choking smog, China is reducing thermal coal use, and is now turning to urban impact of massive concrete construction

        • Dec 13th, 2016

        BC VIEWS: Clark’s ‘jobs plan’ spins faster

        Premier Christy Clark's signature marketing vehicle steers toward technology and 'climate action' jobs, yet to be defined

        • Jan 31st, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Election budget sets the stage

        Youth in care, hiring teachers, mental health and drug addiction hot topics as legislature resumes

        • Feb 15th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Fake news and the blood system

        Labour groups claim paid donations to supply plasma-derived drugs are a health hazard, but BC already uses them from the U.S.

        • Mar 7th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Fake news is all around us

        Jane Fonda's tour of Fort McMurray, latest well-publicized Gitxsan dissident lawsuit the latest examples of our fake news

        • Jan 17th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Flu fallacies are costing us all

        People going to emergency rooms and doctors' offices to demand influenza treatment are making matters worse

        • Jan 24th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Here’s to a year of working forests

        2017 looks like a tough year for the B.C. forest industry, but at least the environmental attacks are waning

        • Jan 3rd, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Horgan faces big test in 2017

        Tom Fletcher's year-end interview with NDP leader John Horgan, on MSP premiums, the housing market and $10-a-day child care

        • Dec 21st, 2016

        BC VIEWS: Making health care ‘free’ again

        Premier Christy Clark and Finance Minister Mike de Jong said MSP premiums send an important signal. Not any more

        • Feb 28th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

        Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

        • Jan 10th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Voter’s guide to carbon taxes

        NDP's John Horgan has completed his transition to climate warrior, now that Justin Trudeau has made it mandatory

        • Feb 7th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Zombie HST and other tax tales

        Could some version of the harmonized sales tax return to B.C.? If Christy Clark is re-elected, it's possible

        • Feb 21st, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

        Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

        • Apr 4th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

        Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

        • Mar 28th, 2017