british columbia

Apr 5, 2014

B.C. Ferries Cut the Discovery Coast Route

Needs No Introduction
Last month B.C Ferries announced they would cut ferry services in British Columbia and discontinue the Discovery Coast Ferry. Interview with Petrus Rykes Chair of Save the Discovery Ferry Campaign.
Apr 4, 2014

Loss of agricultural land threatens food security

The Agricultural Land Reserve was set up in the 1970s to protect prime farming land from development. Now there are rumours that the provincial government is planning to dismantle the ALR.
Mar 11, 2014

Film: How A People Live

The Nakwaxda'xw and Gwa'sala people were forcibly removed from their homelands in 1964. Now a new film by Lisa Jackson tells the story of their dislocation and of their fight to return.
Feb 1, 2014

Remembering one of the heroes, Alfred Joseph

Tyler McCreary
This post remembers the contributions of the recently passed Witsuwit'en hereditary chief, Alfred Joseph, who made huge contributions to the struggle for Indigenous rights in Canada.
Jun 27, 2013
Photo: flickr/bcgovphotos

Short B.C. throne speech neglects climate crisis, poverty

Iglika Ivanova
There's nothing in Christy Clark's recycled throne speech today to suggest that her new government intends to follow through on its commitment to address rising inequality or the climate crisis.


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