In-Sights: Twitter bits

The final item may present a clue to the current state of British Columbia’s energy market. It’s hard to believe we came to this only through the sheer stupidity of our policy makers. Liberals didn't sell BC's publicly owned #BCHydro, they gave it away. https://t.co/i5lzREUAsa#bcpoli pic.twitter.com/ifOSyhSYup — Norm Farrell (@Norm_Farrell) April 15, 2016 .@VaughnPalmer analyzes ...

In-Sights: Twitter bits

The final item may present a clue to the current state of British Columbia’s energy market. It’s hard to believe we came to this only through the sheer stupidity of our policy makers. Liberals didn't sell BC's publicly owned #BCHydro, they gave it away. https://t.co/i5lzREUAsa#bcpoli pic.twitter.com/ifOSyhSYup — Norm Farrell (@Norm_Farrell) April 15, 2016 .@VaughnPalmer analyzes ...

Cowichan Conversations: More Misinformation Than Facts on Mount Polley Disaster

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger Kevin Logan accompanied Alexandra Morton on a trip to the disaster area shortly after the tailing pond disaster hit. Mystery Film on Quesnel Lake!  They were the first to really bring us any pertinent information on what happened and what the impacts were from possibly the worst mining based disaster on record. ...

The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Telly exclusive on SNC Lavalin???? #nlpoli

Screaming headline across the top of the front page of the Saturday Telly: SNC-Lavalin shut out of Hydro-Quebec projects And right underneath,  the claim that it is a Telegram exclusive. That would be right except for the fact someone else reported it months ago. The problems first surfaced in April, as reported by Radio-Canada. And ...

The Ranting Canadian: SNC-Lavalin + Canadian politicians = organized crimeThe thoroughly corrupt SNC-Lavalin has its…

SNC-Lavalin + Canadian politicians = organized crime The thoroughly corrupt SNC-Lavalin has its dirty mitts in a bunch of lucrative federal and provincial projects across Canada, despite being tainted by multiple serious infractions. Why are they allowed to operate as normal? Are they another “too big to fail” corporation? Here are a few articles about ...

OPSEU Diablogue: Bad week for private companies mining for profits in health care

This hasn’t been a good week for private companies mining big profits in Canada’s health system. Quebec police are probing a hospital private-public partnership deal awarded to SNC Lavalin Group Inc according to the Globe and Mail. Police raids took place … Continue reading →

The Sir Robert Bond Papers: RCMP investigating SNC Lavalin officials over corruption allegations

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police investigating officials of the engineering firm SNC Lavalin, according to media reports on possible corruption charges related to a $1.2 billion bridge project funded by the World Bank in Bangladesh. A spokesperson for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police confirmed for Reuters that the police had executed several search warrants as ...