Category Archives: Politics

Jobs Jobs Jobs – And “Jobs” vs. “Green”

Jobs. People have often asked me questions like “Chris, you’re for the environment, but what about jobs?  Will environment always come before creating jobs?” I don’t see the two as mutually exclusive.  There are a myriad of ways to create jobs, … Continue reading

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Get Your Chris for Council Cards!

Would you be interested in helping out with my campaign? Nothing serious. All I would ask is if you could keep a few of these cards in your wallet and pass them out to anyone you think might be interested … Continue reading

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On the 100th Anniversary – Memories of Vimy Ridge

August 5th 2014, marks the first full day of the United Kingdom and the Commenwealth’s war against Germany and the start of the First World War. To honour and remember that I am reposting a story I wrote of my own pilgrimage … Continue reading

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Gas Fracking, LNG and what Councillors should, and likely do know.

One thing that really bugs me about politicians is when they fein ignorance to avoid dealing with a topic. At last nights City Council meeting there was a letter addressed to council from a resident of Burnaby that had gotten … Continue reading

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What Has Happened to our Recycling!?

If you are anything like my family you probably try to recycle as much as you can. It’s just the right thing to do right? Well, we were horrified this week when about 95% of our recycling was turned away! … Continue reading

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