B.C. justice system 'heading towards a crisis,' in need of reform: report
A collective of B.C. lawyers and judges is calling on the provincial government to put an end to long, drawn out court cases, and boost funding for legal aid. And they're hoping voters will take notice, too.
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THUNDER BAY -- Ontario is taking preliminary steps toward creating a parallel justice system for First Nations. The province has launched a three-year, $400,000 project to assemble Indigenous knowledge-keepers and consider traditional laws supplanting Euro
On June 7, 2016, the government formed the Parliamentary Committee on Electoral Reform, as part of the Liberal government’s campaign promise that 2015 would be the last election held under first-past-the-post (FPTP). The committee’s task is to deliver alt
Kids in Saint John are living in crisis: make sure they have a safe, affordable home and a warm bed!
“kids are hungry. They live in substandard housing, with little or no heat, and sometimes, no beds. They aren’t healthy. They don’t have winter coats. They’re living in crisis... All of this puts learning on the back burner.” I have not been able to get th
Fair Vote Vancouver is pleased to welcome guest speaker David Moscrop to our 2017 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday February 21st at 7 pm at SFU Harbour Centre in Vancouver. Mr. Moscrop will speak to the question, "What is the future of electoral reform i
WASHINGTON (AP) — Many species of wild bees, butterflies and other critters that pollinate plants are shrinking toward extinction, and the world needs to do something about it before our food supply suffers, a new United Nations scientific mega-report warn
Note to Reader: I made this presentation on February 9th 2017 at a forum that was hosted by UVIC, Amnesty International, Sierra Club BC, Council of Canadian, Kairos BC. It was a 20 minute presentation so this article is a bit long.Introduction Sometimes it
Gov. Cuomo in Buffalo (photo via The Governor's Office) As U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s office issues a storm of subpoenas to the administration of Governor Andrew Cuomo and his close associates in relation to the state’s Buffalo Billion economic developm