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CAJ conference hosts first event open to public: “J-Fest” features journalist Lindsay Kines, editorial cartoonist Dan Murphy and documentary film-maker/editor Damien Gillis

Every year the Canadian Association for Journalists hosts a conference, and this years program includes an incredible evening of discussion open to the general public: J-Fest, a celebration of journalism that matters! The Times Colonist’s Lindsay Kines led investigations into Vancouver’s missing women, the…

And while we were all busy watching the 2013 BC Election.. 18 new Coal mine proposals popped up on Vancouver island

Damien Gillis has a shocking new story posted at the Common Sense Canadian that is a must read. The impact on the watersheds and other industry in the Comox Valley could potentially be greatly impacted. A must read, and a must share : http://thecanadian.org/item/2211-appalachia-north?-18-new-coal-mine-proposals-for-comox-valley “The…

Fallacio – the act of sucking up to voters with extensive promises to achieve political completion.

You know an election is coming when you start hearing the words: ” I promise…”  or ” An ‘X” government will commit to.. { fill in the blank} ” So, in honour of the barrels of promises British Columbians are likely to hear in the months…

CTV finally gets to the heart of how serious the situation in Fukushima still is – for all of us.

Many of you who have joined me on Facebook know that in the year since the Fukushima disaster, I have posted periodic updates and queries there, on the still unresolved situation with reactor 4. Some have called me alarmist, some have said I should get a…