Tag: bc paramedics

Erica Sigurdson rocks the Falcon – Kevin Falcon that is!

A huge shout out to my favorite paramedic for sending this abso-freaking-lutely hilarious rant my way, as Erica Sigurdson, one of the hosts of The CityNews List delivers a few hard rights to health Minister Kevin Falcon, about his handling of the BC Paramedics strike. Way to… Continue Reading “Erica Sigurdson rocks the Falcon – Kevin Falcon that is!”

‘General Strike’ talk grows, as British Columbians rally to fight back against the BC Liberals

I was dreaming of my father last night, right before the thunderous rain against my bedroom window jolted me from my already restless slumber. The dream was a real memory of mine, of something that occurred when I was very young – surely before I… Continue Reading “‘General Strike’ talk grows, as British Columbians rally to fight back against the BC Liberals”

HandyDart dispute adds to growing discontent in the BC labour force

I feel a storm brewing…and it’s not going to be a short one. We have BC paramedics being forced back to work by a government minister so unscrupulous that he would sell off surgery spots – most likely in violation of the Canada Health Act… Continue Reading “HandyDart dispute adds to growing discontent in the BC labour force”

Premier Gordon Campbell tosses loonie at striking paramedic – and proves one mans joke is another mans insult

(****Update:  It appears the great Canwest spin machine  is at work again. I woke up this morning to find a story in the Province online where the Liberal campaign manager for the candidate in the area suddenly feels the need to come forward and… Continue Reading “Premier Gordon Campbell tosses loonie at striking paramedic – and proves one mans joke is another mans insult”