Posts Tagged "TILMA"

Some of my work in writing

I speak out on a range of issues and sometimes my words are captured in print. Here is some of my work in articles I’ve written or from interviews.

Article on CLiFF – Canadian Labour International Film Festival
(The Global Educator, Winter…

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Campbell and the Liberals going for gold

Can you imagine the arrogance of sneaking in outrageous pay increases for senior level bureaucrats on the opening day of the Olympics in the hopes we would be distracted and not notice?
Well, sad to say, but it really isn’t a…

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Progressive Voices Needed in Local Government

Yesterday, I participated in a workshop on building a resilient food system. We heard from speakers from Ontario, Oregon and BC, and then participated in small group discussions and compiled a list of our ideas and priorities including food security,…

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Arrogance Inc

It is very disturbing to me that the Campbell Liberals are closing down the legislature – and shoving a number of bills through without any debate.
They have already shortened the time for question period, refuse to debate important issues such…

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Imagine BC

I’ve been participating in a public dialogue on health and community.
I routinely speak on public health care and strengthening our health care system (by increasing funding for home support as one example) and improving working conditions for our health workers.
What…

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Campbell Liberals say just shut up BC

He’s done it again.
Gordon Campbell is imposing another gag edict. So adding to his long list of what he has already done including closing down the legislature, limiting question period debate, signing a secret deal like TILMA and then refusing…

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Kill Bill 32 – Demand Debate on TILMA

TILMA – Trade, Investment and Labour Mobility Agreement between BC and Alberta – is a signed-in-secret deal forced upon us by Gordon Campbell and the provincial Liberals.
TILMA is not about trade – it’s about taking away our ability to…

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