Interim B.C. Liberal leader plans to balance co-operation and criticism during pandemic

VICTORIA — B.C.’s new interim Opposition leader says she’s ready to guide her Liberal party through its complicated future, which includes simultaneously holding the NDP government to account on its COVID-19 decisions while co-operating to support the provincial health officer. Shirley Bond, selected as interim leader by Liberals MLAs this week, said Tuesday the party […]

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The Tragedy of the 2020 Census

In the coming months, after years of ground-laying, controversy, and anticipation, the United States will finally complete an imperfect civic process that, though heavily compromised by geography, logistics, and partisanship, will affect the life of every single American for years to come. Also, the country will inaugurate a new president. The 2020 census, which ended […]

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B.C. Liberals choose Shirley Bond as interim leader

VICTORIA — B.C. Liberal MLAs have picked former cabinet minister Shirley Bond as their interim leader, replacing Andrew Wilkinson as the party seeks to stabilize itself after last month’s election losses. Bond, the five-term MLA from Prince George and area, has served as deputy premier, transportation minister, attorney general and in several other high-profile cabinet […]

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How to Keep Your Kids Out of the Culture War

For $18, fans of President Donald Trump can purchase a onesie for their three-month-old from his campaign website that declares I cry less than a Democrat. Primary, the children’s clothing company, provided instructions on its website for a DIY Ruth Bader Ginsburg Halloween costume. Planned Parenthood and NARAL Pro-Choice America sell baby apparel, and Etsy, […]

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