Politics, Re-Spun: Ralph Sultan: Poverty is a “Single Mom” Issue

At an SFU Public Square event on child poverty tonight, BC Liberal candidate Ralph Sultan evoked boos from the audience when he described the matter as a “single mom” issue. He later defended himself, saying he was only quoting “facts” as an economist. Liberal Ralph Sultan says kids living in poverty because of single moms, ...

The Disaffected Lib: That Decision Just Got a Lot Easier

Looks like I’ll be voting NDP in the upcoming British Columbia elections.  I had some qualms about backing the NDP or my party of choice, the Greens, especially when it appeared the NDP already have this election in the bag.  Problem solved.  The Greens aren’t fielding a candidate in my riding.   They’re contesting 58 of ...

Left Over: ‘Winds’ Of Change: Is That the Smell of Filthy Lucre?

Winds of change blowing hard as B.C. goes to the polls Can Liberal Premier Christy Clark break the NDP’s momentum? By Stephen Smart, CBC News Posted: Apr 15, 2013 2:18 AM PT Hey,  Christy, the funny thing about having a big ol’ corporate-sponsored war chest…it no longer guarantees an election win for Cons and Conlites in ...