”Why are my ancestors' burial grounds protected and those of my fellow islander, Joe Akerman, of Cowichan Heritage, not?” - Briony Penn

Sometimes, when confronted by great injustice, a community just has to draw a line.

Communities to Protect our Coast (CPOC) gathered more than 300 people on the  Parksville beach, Canada Day, to illustrate just how large a tar sands Supertanker is at 330 meters long and 69 meters wide. Photo by Richard Boyce

The appeal of the decision to dismiss Hupacasath First Nation’s demand for consultation on the Canada/China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (CC-FIPA) was heard June 10 in Vancouver.

A look at the changes to the BC Parks Act and how government is paving the way for industry to enter our parks system

The effects of cuts to BC Ferries on coastal communities and the tourism industry
 

With changes to the ITA welding program in BC making roadblocks for prospective welding students and Canadian welding trained being offered  in the Philippines - the fear of temporary foreign workers used for LNG projects is not so far-fetched.

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Join the 300,000 Canadians working in the Leadnow community. "...All across this beautiful land politicians will be on the summer barbecue circuit. They’ve got their sights set on the 2015 federal election, and so do we." 

 

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