This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: The sooner we abolish the Senate, the better.

Who wins this week? Columnists Laila Yuile and Kathryn Marshall battle over the issues of the day. This week’s topic: Is modern politics served by the Canadian Senate? The news last week that Senator Pamela Wallin had joined the ranks of three other senators facing expense audits is a not-so-subtle reminder of why the CanadianContinue reading This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: The sooner we abolish the Senate, the better.

This weeks column from 24Hrs Vancouver : Female political content needed to help candidates

Who wins this week? Columnists Laila Yuile and Kathryn Marshall battle over the issues of the day. This week’s topic: Are gender quotas in politics outdated? Kathryn and I come from opposite ends of the political spectrum, but on rare occasion worlds collide and we actually agree on something. While it might surprise you, IContinue reading This weeks column from 24Hrs Vancouver : Female political content needed to help candidates

This weeks column from 24Hrs Vancouver: Focus on labour peace ignores underfunding

Who wins this week? Columnists Laila Yuile and Kathryn Marshall battle over the issues of the day. This week’s topic: Does Christy Clark’s 10-year education plan address the real issues in education? Politicians who use children in photo-ops always come across as incredibly insincere. And seeing Premier Christy Clark this week in a classroom fullContinue reading This weeks column from 24Hrs Vancouver: Focus on labour peace ignores underfunding

This weeks column from 24Hrs Vancouver: Efforts to discredit Idle No More show its worth

Who wins this week? Columnists Laila Yuile and Kathryn Marshall battle over the issues of the day. Vote for the winner below the column at the link below. This week’s topic: Has Idle No More been effective as a movement? Let me start by saying that while I agree with one or two points inContinue reading This weeks column from 24Hrs Vancouver: Efforts to discredit Idle No More show its worth