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by The Fraser Institute on Saturday Jan 05 2019

Top business leaders — like top athletes, musicians and actors — receive high levels of compensation because they are in high demand around the world and not easily replaced, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.

by Dan Kraus on Thursday Jan 03 2019

For the first time in human history, our environmental impacts are happening at a scale that is affecting all life on Earth. The latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns that time may be running out for effective action on climate change.

by Contributor on Monday Dec 31 2018

Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement marking New Year's Day 2019:

"The beginning of a new year is a time to look forward to all the opportunities that lie ahead of us, while taking stock of the accomplishments and challenges of the past year. We resolve to do better. We set new goals.

by Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on Thursday Dec 27 2018

A new study finds that BC’s news media frequently reinforce the assumption that there is an inevitable trade-off between environmental protection and job creation.

by Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on Thursday Dec 20 2018

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by Dermod Travis on Sunday Dec 16 2018

It would seem Animal House has closed at the B.C. legislature in favour of a new production – A Taste of Shakespeare – with scenes from Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Titus Andronicus and a special audience introduction to Puck from a Midsummer Night's Dream.

The performances are replete with tales of betrayal, revenge and possible redemption.

by Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on Thursday Dec 13 2018

At the time of year when the focus is on giving, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives researchers have found that BC’s 10 wealthiest billionaires can afford to give thousands of times more than the rest of us.

by The Fraser Institute on Monday Dec 10 2018

China continues to languish near the bottom of the annual 

by Contributor on Thursday Dec 06 2018

The Government of British Columbia has released its CleanBC plan aimed at reducing climate pollution, while creating more jobs and economic opportunities for people, businesses and communities.

by Contributor on Tuesday Dec 04 2018

RCMP said the first weekend of December has proved deadly on British Columbia highways, resulting in a number of fatalities.

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