Latest Palme winner a class act

FILMS WORTH WATCHING by Robert Alstead Opening this month, Laurent Cantet’s French language feature The Class (Entre Les Murs) won the Palme d’Or, the top prize, at … Read more

The bubble bursts

EARTHFUTURE by Guy Dauncey What are we to make of the world financial crisis? Some analysts are comparing it to the Crash of 1929, which … Read more

All hands on deck

SCIENCE MATTERS by David Suzuki with Faisal Moola Well, 2008 was a wild ride. A global economic crisis, elections here and in the US, turmoil … Read more

Making democracy healthy

WRITING ON THE WALL by Joseph Roberts On May 12, a referendum fwill be held across BC offering voters the opportunity to replace our current … Read more

The spirit of love

by Deepak Chopra Like the tiny spark of fire that consumes a forest, the spark of love is all you need to experience love in … Read more

Fair voting in BC

The Citizens’ Assembly worked it out in 2004. We can make it happen in 2009 by Nick Loenen On May 12, 2009, British Columbians will … Read more

The magic of music

A surgeon struck by lightning and a dancing parrot hold clues to music’s profound effects by Geoff Olson Film producer Mark Johnson was on his … Read more