John Innes: A clear vision, carbon offsets and science needed for the future health of B.C.’s forests  

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 01:00:55 +0000

Opinion: Government’s policy intentions paper indicates the province spends over $20 million annually on silvicultural enhancements, but with an area of 20.3 million hectares being deemed economically suitable for harvesting, an investment of less than $1 a hectare is unimpressive.

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Dr. Julio Montaner: Canada must recommit to targets which will bring an end to HIV/AIDS by 2030

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 01:00:18 +0000

June 5 marked 40 years since the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention first described cases of what came to be known as AIDS. Since then, UNAIDS estimates nearly 33 million people have died from HIV/AIDS, and about 38 million people currently live with HIV. Millions of those deaths and infections could have been […]

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Jennifer Wolowic: A marvel of a public hearing in New Westminster

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2021 01:00:08 +0000

Opinion: Council introduced a rule that it could call a point of order if a speaker was disrespectful and councillors began using their new tool — their own Thor’s Hammer — to interrupt disrespectful comments or when speakers blurred opinions and facts

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Maxwell A. Cameron: Public allowances for political parties in B.C.? Yes, but with earmarks

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 01:00:45 +0000

Opinion: Public funding should be provided on the condition that our parties strive to become more democratic, with robust and active local riding associations, better management of nomination processes, and training for youth leaders

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