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Much ado about corporations (Part 2): Next steps

February 5, 2004 | 

The release of The Corporation, a new award-winning film by the BC-based team of Jennifer Abbott, Mark Achbar, and Joel Bakan, is opening up dialogue on the legal structure ...

Much ado about corporations (Part 1)

February 4, 2004 | 

Canada desperately needs an open dialogue about the growing power of the corporations in our society. The Corporation, a new award-winning film by the BC-based team of Jennifer Abbott, ...

DISMISSED: Apsassin et al v. BC Oil and Gas et al

February 2, 2004 | 

Chief Alan Apsassin, on his own behalf and on behalf of the members of the Saulteau First Nations, Petitioner, and The British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission and Vintage ...

Cabinet shuffled, Hagen demoted?

January 28, 2004 | 

One of the biggest surprises in the recent cabinet shuffle was the apparent demotion of Stan Hagen, who moved to Human Resources from Sustainable Resource Management (SRM). SRM is ...

Corporations as psychopaths environmental lessons

January 27, 2004 | 

The anti-social legal foundations of the modern corporation are dissected in the new award-winning documentary, THE CORPORATION. The film, which recently won the World Cinema Documentary Audience Award at ...

Distortions, misrepresentations and blatant lies

January 26, 2004 | 

It is no surprise that the forest industry is lauding the new forestry regulations, they conceived them. The corporate campaign to didn’t begin in 2001 with the election of ...

Liberals gut forestry regulations

January 24, 2004 | 

The Liberal pro-corporate deregulation train unloaded more foul smelling cargo yesterday with the release of weakened regulations protecting forests. Following its standard practice of announcing bad news about the ...

BCUC dismisses criticisms of BC Hydro’s Call for Tenders

January 23, 2004 | 

On January 23, 2004, the BC Utilities Commission encouraged BC Hydro to stay the course with its Call for Tenders for power solutions for Vancouver Island. Dismissing criticisms submitted ...

Investors beware of BC

January 22, 2004 | 

Russ Francis recently wrote in Victoria’s Monday Magazine about recent political scandals and thier impact on investment into BC. While he provides interesting insights into the fallout from these ...