Friday February 24, 2017
Simon Fraser University's Steeve Mongrain and the C.D. Howe Institute's Colin Busby on the idea of a basic income in B.C. Simon Fraser University's Andrew Sixsmith and the B.C. Cancer Agency's Angela Brooks-Wilson on people living longer.
Thursday February 23, 2017
Micheal Vonn, a lawyer and the policy director of the B.C. Civil Liberties Association, and Jim Cessford, a former chief constable of the Delta Police, on the Creep Catchers' tactics. Master Gardener Brian Minter answers your questions.
Wednesday February 22, 2017
UBC's David Moscrop and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives' Iglika Ivanova on B.C.'s pre-election budget. The National Observer's Sandy Garossino and the B.C. Lottery Corporation's Susan Dolinksi on the pros and cons of casinos.
Tuesday February 21, 2017
Jim Brander, an economist at UBC's Sauder School of Business, and Marjorie Griffin Cohen, an economist at Simon Fraser University, look ahead to the B.C. budget. Julie Menten, chair of the Bottom Line Advisory Committee, on substance use at work.
Monday February 20, 2017
Angus Reid executive director, Shachi Kurl, and Chris Friesen, Immigrant Services Society, on Canada-wide refugee poll. Federation of Post-Secondary Educators president George Davison, and Scott Hannah, Credit Counselling Society, on student loan debt.
Friday February 17, 2017
Richard Zussman and Colleen Fuller on B.C.'s health-care deal with the federal government. Maria Hudspith, Dr. Michael Negraeff and Linda Porter on pain management.
Thursday February 16, 2017
Michael Welsh, president of the Canadian Bar Association's B.C. branch, and Suzanne Anton, B.C.'s justice minister, on B.C.'s justice system. Alistair McLean remembers his brother, beloved CBC Radio host Stuart McLean.
Thursday February 16, 2017
Lack of funding and legal resources has left many people lost and wandering through the legal system without representation, says the Canadian Bar Association's B.C. branch
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