Lorraine Chisholm

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Apr 18, 2012

Psychopaths Inc

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In 2010, a U.S. Supreme Court decision rolled back legal restrictions on corporate spending on the grounds that political speech by a business could receive the same protections that people do.
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Apr 5, 2012
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Wilderness Committee faces defamation suit

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Taseko Mines has proposed to drain Fish Lake to hold waste rock for their Prosperity Mine. When the Wilderness Committee commented on this plan, Taseko brought a defamation suit against them.
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Apr 4, 2012
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B.C. teachers adopt plan to fight Bill 22

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The B.C. government passed Bill 22 on March 15. It bans further strikes and sets the conditions for mediation. The B.C. Teachers Federation met for its annual convention two days later.
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Mar 30, 2012
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Gondola proposed for Squamish park

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Stawamus Chief Provincial Park protects the world-famous granite cliffs just outside Squamish, B.C. Sea to Sky Corporation is applying to remove land from this Class A park to build a gondola.
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Mar 20, 2012
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Girls fight back against media sexualization

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SPARK is a new organization that gives girls a place online where they can speak their minds about how they are seeing themselves represented in the media.
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Mar 14, 2012
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End street harassment with mobile techology

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Street harassment is one of the most pervasive forms of gender-based violence. Hollaback! started in New York City as a blog but it's now expanded to include 45 cities.
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Jan 12, 2012
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MLA on welfare in British Columbia

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An anti-poverty group in Vancouver issued a challenge for an MLA in the province to live on the equivalent of welfare for a month. Jagrup Brar of the NDP accepted the challenge.

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