Cowichan Conversations: BC Fed President Irene Lazinger Highlights Monday’s 2PM Rally at Strikebound Cowichan News Leader

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger A ‘Support Rally’ in backing Cowichan News Leader striking employees, members of Unifor, will be held Monday 2PM at the News Leader offices.  The BC Fed’s newly elected President Irene Lazinger is making the trip over to show the significance of this showdown between a determined tight fisted David Black and the union ...

Cowichan Conversations: David Black Starves His Local Papers and Want Us To Trust Him With An Oil Refinery

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger Black Press owner David Black is using his newspapers, including the Cowichan News Leader,  in an attempt to spread his sticky propaganda about the benefits of  supporting him in his efforts to build an oil refinery in Kitimat. He cheats the communities he serves with his papers by cutting back newsroom staff ...

Cowichan Conversations: NDP Energy Critic John Horgan Isn’t Buying Into David Black’s Refinery Scheme

John Horgan BC NDP Energy Critic   The BC NDP have been opposed to the Enbridge Proposal from the get-go. Newspaper Mogul David Black’s proposal changes little as Horgan made clear to every media outlet around. Here is John Horgan’s position, succinctly put.