Suncor on Expansion Spree in Down Oilpatch

Suncor CEO Steve Williams with environmental author Tzeporah Berman

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Calgary giant aims to be 'last oil company standing' as world shifts off carbon, its CEO says. Read more »

By Mychaylo Prystupa, Today

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Liberal Minister Stéphane Dion

Saudi Arms Deal Signals Mideast Betrayal

Trudeau's promised new approach looks much like Harper's policies.

By Murray Dobbin, Today

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'The Good Wife'

Ever Uncompromising, 'The Good Wife' Comes to an End

From ageism to ableism, few stereotypes left unbroken in this legal drama.

By Shannon Rupp, Today

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Vancouver Living Wage Improves, but Child Care Still a Huge Strain

Having kids remains a debt sentence for many families in Metro region.

By David P. Ball, Yesterday

Recent Stories

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New BC Premier Christy Clark

Premier's Annual Stipends from Liberal Party Total $300,000

In 2012, Christy Clark characterized leader payments as a 'car allowance.'

By Andrew MacLeod, Yesterday


culture

'Aim for the Roses'

Daredevils Unite in 'Aim for the Roses'

A stuntman, musician, and filmmaker: three obsessions come together in DOXA doc.

By Frederick Blichert , Yesterday


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CBC Board Member Resigns to Seek Conservative Presidency

Lateral move shows need to reform board appointments, watchdog says.

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, 27 Apr 2016


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Jacqueline Lee-Tam

A Revived Northern Gateway to Oblivion for Grits?

Reverse course on controversial pipeline at your own risk, political observers warn Liberal government.

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, 27 Apr 2016


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BC ferries

BC Ferries 'Very Safe,' Minister Responds to Union Claims

Ferry workers allege contract change led to 'stark decline in safety standards.'

By Andrew MacLeod, 27 Apr 2016


opinion

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi

Please Advise! Calgary Mayor Sorry for Uber Honesty

Doc Steve soothes a chastened Nenshi: if only all gaffes were so endearing.

By Steve Burgess, 27 Apr 2016


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GlobeMail

Big Loser in Wente Plagiarism? Globe's Reputation

Columnist's cut-and-paste journalism draws lame response from management.

By Paul Willcocks, 26 Apr 2016


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Comox forest

Why Christy Clark Shouldn't Talk to Kids about Trees

Urban premier doesn't know the wrong logging brings big costs to 'moms and dads.'

By Vanessa Scott, 26 Apr 2016


opinion

Olympic rings

Let's Ditch the Olympics, and FIFA Too

Big Sports have become grotesque parasites on every country, from rich to poor.

By Crawford Kilian, 26 Apr 2016


opinion

Port Mann Bridge

For Whom the Bridge Tolls? Mainly Working Folks

That's why BC should terminate these unfair taxes, once and for all.

By Bill Tieleman, 26 Apr 2016


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Man on a smartphone

Leadership Sorely Needed on Canada's Broadband Strategy

Ongoing internet access hearing shows feds must step up.

By Michael Geist, 26 Apr 2016


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Pot

A Brief Visit to Colorado's Brave New Cannabis World

Is The Farm, with its earnest salespeople and eager shoppers, a vision of pot's future here?

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 25 Apr 2016


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Union's 'Serious' Ferry Concerns Merit Response, NDP Critic Says

Ferry workers allege contract change led to 'stark decline in safety standards.'

By Andrew MacLeod, 25 Apr 2016


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A Tyee Series

Next Economy: The Coming 'Age of Stagnation'

Author Satyajit Das kicks off Tyee series on global capitalism's crisis.

By Justin Ritchie, 25 Apr 2016


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James Boothroyd

Campaigning to Change the World? First, Master Your Frame

This April 30 Master Class is all about making your message stick. Register now.

By  Tyee Staff and Contributors, 25 Apr 2016


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Tyee Poll: High Time for Pot to Be Legalized and Regulated?

Liberals to announce legislation on legalization spring 2017.

By Tyee Staff, 25 Apr 2016


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Rana Plaza victims

Bangladesh Factory Safety Fixes 'Far Behind Schedule': Investors

Garment factory collapse killed 1,134 workers. But some warn progress is too slow.

By David P. Ball, 23 Apr 2016


opinion

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Justin Trudeau: Just Another Quantum Politician?

Like many other world leaders, PM shows how to be true and false at the same time.

By Crawford Kilian, 23 Apr 2016


culture

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She Got Game: Mighty 'Pistol Shrimps' Coming to DOXA

Vancouver filmmaker takes us courtside with hilarious story of LA basketball league.

By Frederick Blichert , 23 Apr 2016


news

Building the Passivhaus project

Ottawa Housing for Homeless Will Need Little Energy

Construction will soon wrap on Canada's first 'Passiv'-style supportive housing complex.

By David P. Ball, 22 Apr 2016


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Idle No More signs

Bill Honouring Indigenous Rights Gets a Do-Over

Tories killed last attempt to enshrine First Nations' rights in law. Now, a second chance.

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, 22 Apr 2016


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Ferry Passengers at Risk as Result of Contract Change, Says Union

Union fighting to reverse 2010 ruling excluding chief engineers from bargaining unit.

By Andrew MacLeod, 21 Apr 2016


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Coast Mountain Bus Company union locals

TransLink Strike Vote Opens Door to Service Disruptions as Early as May 1

Job action remains 'last resort,' says union spokesman as talks hit speed bump.

By David P. Ball, 21 Apr 2016


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Ottawa Still Censoring Websites in Government Departments, Union Says

Civil servants left to their own devices, says Debi Daviau.

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, 21 Apr 2016


opinion

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Dilbit Dogma? The Myth of Tidewater Access

Pipeline cheerleaders often employ this rationale. But it no longer applies.

By Eugene Kung, 20 Apr 2016


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Gov't Using Misleading Accounting at BC Hydro, Charges Dix

Minister counters that 'rate-smoothing' accounts make sense due to 10-year plan for rate increases.

By Andrew MacLeod, 20 Apr 2016


Big Loser in Wente Plagiarism? Globe's Reputation

Columnist's cut-and-paste journalism draws lame response from management.

By Paul Willcocks

 

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