The Latest From Christopher Wilson
October 20, 2016
This week two British Columbian's entered the race for Conservative Party leader, bringing the number of registered and declared candidates to thirteen, dropping from fourteen after Tony Clement reconsidered his bid and withdrew.
October 19, 2016
If you’re following U.S. Presidential election polling, there are factors to consider that make 2016 different including the blurring of traditional party lines due to Trump’s populism and Hillary’s lack of appeal to young voters and other parts of the “Obama coalition”.
October 18, 2016
The elected Vancouver school board has been fired by BC Education Minister Mike Bernier — all nine of them fired and out of a job.
October 17, 2016
B.C’s College of Physicians and Surgeons and College of Pharmacists are teaming up to circumvent a Health Canada rule in pushing to allow pharmacists to distribute a new two-step abortion pill, despite Health Canada insisting only physicians be allowed to prescribe and dispense the drug Mifegymiso.
October 17, 2016
For the second year in a row, the Toronto Blue Jays have made it to the American League Championship series. But not everyone is happy about this.
October 14, 2016
Jihadists. Why do they hate the west and why do they want to kill us? Public intellectuals like Noam Chomsky and Glenn Greenwald point to U.S. and NATO foreign intervention in the Muslim world as the inspiration behind modern Islamic terrorism, certainly since 9/11.
October 11, 2016
After an attack as heinous as the one that took place at UBC recently you would expect students to be on edge but those I spoke with about Thamer Almestadi’s daylight attack on a fellow student still felt safe, chalking it up to an isolated incident.
October 07, 2016
Vision Vancouver councillor Kerry Jang must apologize immediately and resign after raising the flag of communist China at City Hall last week. That was the message from Chinese Canadians yesterday led by Meena Wong and members of the Taiwanese community.
October 06, 2016
The federal carbon tax has Canadians across this country gripping their wallets a little tighter this week but carbon taxes are nothing new to British Columbians because we’ve had our own carbon since 2008, currently sitting at $30/tonne.
October 05, 2016
I met with NPA City Councillor Melissa De Genova to discuss Vision Vancouver's Renewable City Plan which calls for an end to natural gas and all fossil fuel use within the city by 2050.