The face of future media

INDEPENDENT MEDIA by Steve Anderson On February 17, hearings that could well decide the future of Internet broadcasting in Canada will begin in a small … Read more

Veggies for vitality

NUTRISPEAK by Vesanto Melina The scrumptious aroma of potatoes baking in the oven on a winter afternoon. Minestrone soup simmering, bringing an invitation from onion, … Read more

From illness to enlightenment

THE POWER OF NOW by Eckhart Tolle If someone is seriously ill and completely accepts their condition and surrenders to the illness, would they not have … Read more

Transcend judgement

UNIVERSE WITHIN by Gwen Randall-Young Nothing is more precious than peace. Peace is the most basic starting point for the advancement of humankind. – Daisaku Ikeda … Read more

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