The Debaters

Victoria should not be the capital of British Columbia

Charlie Demers, with the help of a surprise guest, tries to convince Victoria-native Katie-Ellen Humphries why her hometown should no longer be B.C.’s capital.

Charlie Demers, with the help of a surprise guest, tries to convince Victoria-native Katie-Ellen Humphries why her hometown should no longer be B.C.'s capital.

Charlie Demers argues that in today's modern society having Victoria as the capital city is simply parlia-mental.

In the 21st century our globalized cosmopolitan province can't be represented by a town who's level of diversity fluctuates with the number of sun burns.- Charlie Demers

However, Katie-Ellen Humphries thinks choosing Victoria was a capital idea.

When the House is in session it is like our provincial politicians are on a time out. 'You want to do what to our teachers? Oh no you don't! You go to your island and you think about what you've done!'- Katie-Ellen Humphries

Click play now before it's too legis-late!