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One of B.C.'s most beloved First Nations leaders is willing to go to jail to oppose Kinder Morgan's pipeline expansion. The corporation plans to bring an additional 590,000...
A silent Jian Ghomeshi was swarmed by photographers and camera operators as he left a Toronto courthouse today. Ghomeshi's lawyer, Marie Henein, said that her client will plead...
During recent political campaigns in the region’s two largest cities, winning mayoral candidates offered lavish transportation promises. Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson made the...
Dr. Pippa Hawley is keen to shatter myths about palliative care. In a phone interview with the Georgia Straight from her office, the UBC medical school’s division head of...
Seated in the lobby of the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre wearing a casual shirt and jeans, Nick Williams doesn’t fit the stereotype of a corporate president and CEO. The...
Toronto police have charged former CBC broadcaster with four counts of sexual assault and one count of choking a person to overcome resistance. Ghomeshi is in custody and will...
As  dozens of protesters see their lives upended as a result of being arrested for civil contempt, it's worth turning attention to how these orders are issued. In 1999, Amir...
This weekend, ski and snowboard season officially opened at Whistler Mountain. Blackcomb will be ready on Thursday (November 27). For those wondering about the conditions, check...
Today, Canada's best-known environmentalist, David Suzuki, showed up to support people protesting Kinder Morgan's survey work on Burnaby Mountain. His grandson, Tamo Campos, was...
Last night, I attended a large family gathering, where one of the more popular topics of conversation was the Bill Cosby scandal. Perhaps the funniest line came from my brother-in...

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