BC AlmanacJason Kenney on the federal investigation into Temporary Foreign WorkersApr 15, 2014 | 21:29Jason Kenney, Federal Minister of Employment on the investigation into alleged abuse of the Temporary Foreign Workers program by employers like McDonalds.
BC AlmanacTemporary Foreign workers at McDonalds. Should the program be scrapped?Apr 14, 2014 | 22:07Kathy Tomlinson, CBC Go Public report on the growing number of stories of McDonalds using temporary foreign workers and displacing Canadian workers. She is joined by Christian Saint Cyr, publisher of the BC Labour Market Report.
BC AlmanacBC Law Society OK's Trinity Western law school gradsApr 11, 2014 | 22:34Lindsay Lister President of the BC Civil Liberties Association on the BC Law Society decision to recognize graduates from Trinity Western Law school.
BC AlmanacShould the Vancouver Aquarium keep whales and dolphins in captivity?Apr 10, 2014 | 18:42Vancouver Park Board Commissioner Constance Barnes and Billy Hurley
Past President, Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums on the controversy around the Vancouver Aquarium and whales in captivity.
BC AlmanacMcDonald's in Victoria hires temporary foreign workers ahead of CanadiansApr 7, 2014 | 23:13Kathy Tomlinson, CBC Go Public reporter and Catherine Sas, Immigration lawyer on the story of McDonalds in Victoria hiring 27 temporary foreign workers.
BC AlmanacDomestic violence in B.C. and what can be done to further protect womenApr 4, 2014 | 22:08Pany Aghili, Executive Director of the Dixon Transition Society on domestic violence in B.C. in light of two high profile cases this week.
BC AlmanacBalancing desire for independence with safety considerations for dementia patientsApr 3, 2014 | 22:44Jason Proctor, CBC reporter, Andrew Sixsmith, Director of the School of Gerontolog at Simon Fraser University and Isobel McKenzie, B.C.'s new Seniors Advocate on balance between safety considerations and desire for independence and dignity for dementia pa
BC AlmanacMike Harcourt no longer an NDP memberApr 1, 2014 | 18:55Doug McArthur, SFU political science professor and former deputy Minister under Mike Harcourt on the news that the former Premier is no longer a member of the NDP.
BC AlmanacWill there be a chill on non-profits and charities after Portland Hotel scandalMar 28, 2014 | 20:16Cathy Barr, Senior Vice president of Imagine Canada, the umbrella group for non-profits and charities on the potentialy chill created by the damaging Portland Hotel audits.
BC AlmanacNew legislation changes the Agricultural Land ReserveMar 27, 2014 | 22:21Stephen Smart, CBC Legislative reporter details the changes introduced today, Lenore Newman, Canada Research Chair in Food Security at the University of the Fraser Valley and Dale Bumstead, Mayor of Dawson Creek react.