Volume 30, Number 3
IMMIGRANTS LIKE CRISTINA, JOEY AND C.J. ARE MAKING CANADA GREAT
We’re all immigrants, but the newest amongst us make great sacrifices to keep our country strong.
BRIDGE DESIGN FLAW HIDDEN FOR A YEAR, THEN GIVEN QUICK-AND-DIRTY REPAIR
The latest cover-up on the $115-million project raises the question: What needs to change at Victoria City Hall?
ON THE FRONTLINES OF THE OPIOID CRISIS
Leslie McBain advocates for those struggling with addictions and the families who love them.
WILL “SUNSHINE” FINALLY COME TO BC?
Exposing Big Pharma’s dark influence on doctors who diagnose and prescribe.
ONE LESS THING TO WORRY ABOUT FOR BC GRIZZLIES
The BC government has killed the grizzly hunt. But will Conservation Officers enforce the ban?
#METOO: WHAT NEXT?
Could a victim-centred approach be a better fit in cases of sexual harassment and assault?
VICTORIA’S NEW POLICY ON SHORT-TERM RENTALS
Unintended consequences of Airbnbs are leading to new measures to deal with the loss of housing stock.
IT’S WHAT’S INSIDE THAT COUNTS
Lynn Branson’s reverent connection to her medium brings her wood carvings to life.
A DECOLONIZING DANCE
The Dancers of Damelahamid confront us with the richness of Indigenous art, past and present.
Robin J Miller
STEPHEN FEARING: EVERY SOUL’S A SAILOR
One of Canada’s most acclaimed songwriters plays Victoria—his new home.
ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THEATRE AND MEMORY
A Belfry production looks at the grief and panic of losing one’s life partner to Alzheimer’s.
Author Pauline Le Bel’s personal journey of losses, learning, and hope for Howe Sound.
BLOOD, SWEAT AND TAVISH CAMPBELL
One man’s graphic video evidence spawns new awareness of fish farming dangers—and a government review.
Could Victoria be a civilizational lifeboat in these crazy, conflict-prone times?
THE ART OF CONSERVATION: MARY SANSEVERINO
Photography gives this ardent naturalist an excuse to go to the wild places.
OLD WAYS FOR NEW DAYS
With a knack for making do, we can make ends meet and reduce our environmental footprint.
Trudy Duivenvoorden Mitic
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