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Trudeau just failed another climate test, don’t let him fail us on Kinder Morgan
Stop what you're doing and send a message to the government's online Kinder Morgan review panel
Sep 29th, 2016
New poll results show support dropping for Bill C-51
Support for the "secret police bill" Bill C-51 has plummeted sharply among Canadians, according to a new public opinion poll released this week. Among citizens aware of the...
Mar 17th, 2015
Hupacasath First Nation rallies in Ottawa against China-Canada FIPA deal
BC's Hupacasath First Nation protested in Ottawa on Sunday to rally public support for its legal challenge against the ratification of FIPA, a controversial China-Canada investment...
Aug 12th, 2013
Citizens deliver petition opposing Enbridge's 'missing islands' video
Around 20 people gathered outside the Enbridge headquarters in Vancouver at noon today to deliver a petition with 45,000 names, calling for the removal of a "misleading" promotional video about the...
Dec 10th, 2012
How LeadNow plans to fight the "stunning erosion of Canada's democracy"
LeadNow executive director Jamie Biggar at his office in Gastown. Photo by Beth Hong for The Vancouver Observer Copyright 2012.
Jul 4th, 2012
Canada needs Nathan Cullen to help defeat Harper
If NDP voters are truly serious about taking down Stephen Harper and the Conservatives, they should take a good, hard look at BC’s sole leadership candidate, Nathan Cullen. No doubt lumped in with...
Linda Solomon Wood
Mar 20th, 2012
Harper’s Canada: A Conservative government policy fact sheet
Having trouble keeping track of what Canada's federal government is up to? Here's part one in a series outlining key events and issues that have defined Canadian politics over the past several months.
Mar 9th, 2012
At robocall protest, comedian Sean Devlin nails Conservatives with "math problems" speech
At the robo-call protest on Saturday, local comedian Sean Devlin -- creator of Sh*t Harper Did -- ripped into the Conservatives' "math problems."
Mar 4th, 2012