By Glyn Humphries
July 2002: I became one of the outraged. Outraged, not just about cuts to health care, but also about Canada’s bedrock of democracy: accountability and democratic process. It was a dark era for democracy.
In one fell swoop, bureaucrats damaged Nelson’s hospital- like officials removing children from a family, without warning or consultation.
One year after being elected, BC Liberals made audacious and sweeping reforms to healthcare, devastating morale and teamwork at Kootenay Lake Hospital (KLH), established since 1893.