This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Who’s Harper working for?

Is the China-Canada investment agreement a sell-out for Canada? When an agreement is conducted with so much secrecy and lack of consultation with Canadians that Rick Mercer dedicates an entire rant to the subject, you know something is up. Two years ago, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and then-president Hu Jintao quietly witnessed the signing of …

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September sun is calling…

The ongoing teachers dispute, the Mt. Polley, Imperial Mines debacle, and now the ratification of the Canada China FIPA... September has been anything but boring when it comes to politics near and far. In the days and weeks to come, I'll be blogging with more regularity, and on a variety of issues. There's so much …

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Canada signs initiative with China to “promote high level military exchanges”

While everyone is up in arms over the story of a Chinese reporter being denied the right to ask questions of Harper following some sort of shoving incident, perhaps what is a far more important story of Sino-Canadian relations has gone by the wayside. As reported in the Chinese newspaper People's Daily Online http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90883/8376276.html , Chinese defence …

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“I very much look forward to the ratification and implementation of the Canada-China FIPA…” ~ Unelected premier Christy Clark, during the Canada-China Investment Summit

Breaking news folks, and don't forget you read it here first. Read and weep my fellow loyal British Columbians.... read and behold why Christy Clark is ignoring the emails of thousands of concerned Canadians. She's been in support for some time. The jokes on us, apparently. Thank you to J for this tell all letter.