Tag: raise the rates

In the midst of crickets,sunburns and painting…some really important items of note for readers near and far.

What has seemed like the summer that would never end, is coming to a close as the last days of August loom before me. I’ll be honest. I don’t want these days here to end. They’ve been challenging, relaxing, inspiring and rejuvenating. Nelson says…

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Welfare rates are starvation rates

THIS WEEK’S TOPIC: Should the B.C. government raise welfare rates? Most of you likely woke up in a nice, warm bed today, then headed off to a warm shower and a quick breakfast before work. You will probably have a good lunch and many…