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He rescued a pair of endangered humpback whales as Capt. James Kirk in the movie Star Trek IV, and now Canadian actor William Shatner is appearing on smaller screens in a bid to...
A rally is planned this week in Vancouver to demand redress for thousands of families whose deceased relatives were subject to Canadian head tax laws and the Chinese Immigration...
Organizers of a street market in the Downtown Eastside are seeking approval from the Vancouver park board to hold the weekly gatherings. The park board is set to consider on...
An Elections B.C. official says it could take until August to verify the signatures on the petition to stop the hotly debated B.C. harmonized sales tax. Under provincial...
B.C. lacks the infrastructure needed to support the many activities of artists and arts groups, says a prominent developer and Vancouver Art Gallery Foundation chair. “The...
The recent Arts Summit 2010 conference provided a forum for debate on a range of pressing issues, says Amir Ali Alibhai, executive director of the Alliance for Arts and Culture...
The G8 industrialized nations’ commitment of $5 billion by 2015 toward maternal, newborn and child health in developing countries is inadequate, says an Oxfam Canada spokesperson...
Arts and culture groups must balance their individual needs with those of the entire sector to better lobby for B.C. government support, says the manager of a Vancouver drama...
A federal government legal challenge against the supervised-injection site in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside neighbourhood has entered the next round. The Supreme Court of...
As the struggle continues to plug the Gulf of Mexico oil leak, people plan to gather on beaches across B.C. this weekend to oppose offshore drilling. Participants will be...

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