Cowichan Conversations: What I Learned at School Today

Richard ‘Hub’ Hughes-Teacher’s Pet The struggle between teacher’s, parents and students on one side and the BC Liberal government on the other goes back to the days of when Gordon Campbell was the Premier and Christy Clark was the Education Minister. Now that Christy Clark is the Premier education in BC has degenerated further into ...

Cowichan Conversations: Maroc Has Dusted Off His Keyboard And Is Out After The Frackers!

Political Blogger Don Maroc longtime journalist and historian pops up on Cowichan Conversations as a valued contributor from time to time. Many will recall his many years as a Cowichan News Leader Columnist with his column “View from the Left.” The issue of hydraulic fracking was enough to fire him up to write another post, ...

Cowichan Conversations: Good ‘Fracking’ News From New York!

Richard ‘Hub’ Hughes – Political Blogger As citizens learn more about the downsides of hydraulic fracking the inevitable protests follow. In Pennslylvannia, Nova Scotia, Quebec and now the state of New York the politicians are stepping back. This is not an easy response but New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says that they are backing off ...

Cowichan Conversations: It Is All About Christy Clark! Not!

Richard Hub Hughes-Political Blogger The Village of Lions Bay’s Most Prominent Political Commentator is calling for Premier Clark to step aside for the good of the BC Liberal Party and the Province of BC. How many of us have had the same idea? A  great many I daresay. I expect that there will many posts, ...