Politics

How the ‘Trump Effect’ Could Influence B.C.’s Provincial Election

How the ‘Trump Effect’ Could Influence B.C.’s Provincial Election

A VanMag commissioned survey shows the U.S. election may inspire more people to get involved in politics—particularly millennials.

Millennials Could Sway the B.C. Election—If They Bother to Vote

Millennials Could Sway the B.C. Election—If They Bother to Vote

The under-35 set has more at stake in this election than any other group. But will they show up on voting day?

The Best B.C. Election Primer We’ve Found Yet

The Best B.C. Election Primer We’ve Found Yet

No time to scroll through the provincial party platforms? This trio of Vancouver filmmakers did it for you.

Forget Vancouver, B.C.’s Future Will Be Decided By The Suburbs

Forget Vancouver, B.C.’s Future Will Be Decided By The Suburbs

With big city problems creeping into the land of cul-de-sacs and single-family homes, suburban swing ridings are set to determine the outcome of the provincial election.

5 Qualities That Make Politicians More Likeable

5 Qualities That Make Politicians More Likeable

In the popularity contest that is politics, winning requires more than just juicy campaign promises: you also need people to like you.

Opinion: It’s Time for 4/20 to Grow Up and Pay Up

Opinion: It’s Time for 4/20 to Grow Up and Pay Up

With legalized marijuana just around the corner, the annual event needs to play by the rules.

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Trust No One: B.C.’s Political Leaders Fail to Impress With Personalities

Trust No One: B.C.’s Political Leaders Fail to Impress With Personalities

With the provincial election inching closer, a new survey commissioned by VanMag shows Clark, Horgan and Weaver have some image issues to overcome.

How to Design a City with Women in Mind

How to Design a City with Women in Mind

Former COPE councillor Ellen Woodsworth is on a mission to make Vancouver the most woman-friendly city in the world.

The Triumphs and Tribulations of the Trump Hotel Opening

The Triumphs and Tribulations of the Trump Hotel Opening

No amount of decoration or luxury can distract you from the name above the door.

Do Vancouver Parks Need “Pooch Patches” and Dog-Friendly Dig Zones?

Do Vancouver Parks Need “Pooch Patches” and Dog-Friendly Dig Zones?

The Vancouver Park Board wants feedback on ideas to reduce clashes with the canine classes.

Local Hero: From Vancouver to the Front Lines of the Refugee Crisis

Local Hero: From Vancouver to the Front Lines of the Refugee Crisis

Nurse Courtney Bercan on what it's like to be on a rescue mission in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea.