…And he stood before the men with power and asked:” Why?”

The passing of Bill 47, the contentious bill that allowed the City of Vancouver to borrow more money to handle it’s mounting financial burdens stemming from the Olympic Village debacle, spurred arguments, shouting and boos in the legislature. I watched a portion of the sitting that Saturday night (yes I have no life) but ended up turning it off in disgust, and in doing so, missed this little gem.

Thanks to BC Mary for bringing this treasure to the light of day on her compelling blog, The Legislature Raids:

 http://bctrialofbasi-virk.blogspot.com/

http://bctrialofbasi-virk.blogspot.com/2009/01/since-day-they-sold-bc-rail.html#links ( scroll up to the top)

http://www.leg.bc.ca/hansard/38th4th/h90117p.htm#13510