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November 20, 2014 - Adoption difficulties11/20/14
Many aspiring adoptive parents in BC recognize there's a great need, but they continue to wait to take in a foster child. We find out why that might be the case Richard Sullivan, a family and children's services social worker.
November 19, 2014 - Minister Cadieux on adoption
BC says the province is on track to finding permanent homes for about 300 children waiting to be adopted. We speak to Stephanie Cadieux, Minister of Children and Family Development about the challenges that face the other 700.
November 18, 2014 - Kinder-Morgan debate
One SFU professor is looking into whether Kinder Morgan can run a pipeline through Burnaby Mountain, while another is being sued by the energy giant. We hear about the latest on the work being done, and those protesting it.
November 17, 2014 - NPA's Melissa DeGenova
The NPA may have lost the race for mayor but it won big on the Vancouver Park Board. We get reaction from newly elected NPA city councillor Melissa Genova.
November 14, 2014 - Rats and the election
The election issue that all candidates seem to agree on... rats! And the CBC's Jason Proctor is the reporter who forced them to confront every homeowner's worst nightmare.
November 13, 2014 - Cope/Vision divide
Gregor Robertson made a plea for COPE voters to support Vision. COPE Mayoral Candidate responded that progressives need to vote their conscience. We hear from former COPE councillor Ellen Woodsworth on the battle over the left as we get closer to...
November 12, 2014 - Spin City debate preview
The heat is on in Vancouver's mayoral race, and the two major slates are using attack ads to try to bring each other down and we get our Spin City panel's thoughts.
November 11, 2014 - Suicide prevention
It's not just the physical dangers of war that put soldiers lives on the lines - there's also often a battle in their minds. We speak to clinical counselor Duncan Shields who works with veterans to help prevent suicide after they return from duty.
November 10, 2014 - Kinder Morgan SFU study
A new report out today questions the economic benefits touted by Kinder Morgan. We speak with SFU professor Doug McArthur.
November 7, 2014 - Incinerators
A burning issue but one you won't get to vote on. We hear about efforts by some people to turn Metro Vancouver's controversial plan for an incinerator into a local election issue from the CBC's Jason Proctor.
November 6, 2014 - making the case for ferry changes
The possibility of axing ferry service between Horseshoe Bay and Nanaimo has many reeling. We get hear a different perspective from the Victoria Chamber of Commerce Bruce Carter.
November 5, 2014 - CEO Corrigan on ferries change
BC Ferries' Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo route may be on the chopping block as part of its efficiency plan. We speak to BC Ferries CEO Mike Corrigan.
November 4, 2014 - Spin City
Following the money trail in City Votes 2014: our Spin City panel joins us to discuss campaign donations, corporate sponsorship in schools and more.
November 3, 2014 - Corporate sponsorship in schools
Communication Manager for Surrey Schools Doug Strachan tell us why Vancouver School District says 'no' while Surrey School District says 'yes' to partnering with Chevron Canada.
October 31, 2014 - TWU law rejected
BC lawyers have voted 74 percent against accrediting Trinity Western University's controversial law school. We speak to lawyer Michael Mulligan about what's next.
October 30, 2014 - Dalya Israel from WAVAW
Reaction to news stories former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi can be disturbing for some victims of violence. We talk why some women speak out and others stay silent with Dalya Israel is the manager of victims services at WAVAW
October 29, 2014 - Housing Inn meeting
The city's plan to house campers from Oppenheimer Park in the old Quality Inn hotel on Howe Street has some nearby residents up in arms. There will be a community meeting tonight but first we'll hear a resident's concerns and a non-profit's...
October 28, 2014 - Spin City panel
From lack of transparency to lack of knowledge, the fighting gloves are out for City Votes 2014. We help you sort out the spin from the substance with our panels Jeff Lee and Francis Bula.
October 27, 2014 - Dziekanski trial
Truth, Justice and the death of Robert Dziekanski... what will police prosecution accomplish all these years later? Reporter Curt Petrovich joins us as the perjury trial of Monty Robinson begins today.
October 24, 2014 - BC Muslim Association
What should Canada be doing to prevent Muslim youth from becoming radicalized? We speak to Aasim Rashid from the Director of Religion and Islamic Education for the B.C. Muslim Association.
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