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This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: BC Needs to Strengthen local Food Supply

Columnists Laila Yuile and Brent Stafford battle over the issues of the day. The winner of last week’s duel on the proposed ‘urban resort’ in Vancouver was Brent with 71%. This week’s topic: Is it time to review and change the Agricultural Land Reserve?… Continue Reading “This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: BC Needs to Strengthen local Food Supply”

“No secrecy, no business.” ~Toba Beta

Fraser Surrey Docks believes in expansion Surrey Docks (FSD) has listened carefully to community concerns and has enhanced an already safe project by eliminating the stockpiling of coal, re-spraying the coal on the trains before they cross the border into Canada, and adding a… Continue Reading ““No secrecy, no business.” ~Toba Beta”

This weeks column for 24Hrs: Put the brakes on LNG until impact of fracking investigated.

This week’s topic: Should we put a stop to LNG implementation for more study and to set standards? It appears that for Premier Christy Clark, fracking is the new F-word. The incredibly well-crafted sales job Clark and the BC Liberals have presented in support… Continue Reading “This weeks column for 24Hrs: Put the brakes on LNG until impact of fracking investigated.”

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Ousting homeless without a plan is unacceptable.

There were no winners in last week’s duel, and as I suspected, Syria has already faded from discussion for many people in favour of whatever outrage has their attention this week. For the people of Syria, there is no win. This week, Brent and… Continue Reading “This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Ousting homeless without a plan is unacceptable.”