Category Archives: China

Missions Fest Vancouver Protest – Part 1: Why Protest?

INTRO This past weekend I protested at Missions Fest, an Evangelical Christian missions conference in Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories. It was a big change for me.  Since the mid-80s, I had attended nearly every year that I lived in … Continue reading

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More about Stephen Harper’s Secret Deal With China

Canada is signing a new Free Trade deal with China which gives it a lot of say in our economy and politics . . .   for 31 years! Check out these links about the new FIPA Trade Deal: In Favour … Continue reading

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A Warning Before You Move To Vancouver

As an Employment Counsellor for immigrants here in Vancouver, Unceded Salish (First Nation) Territories, Western Canada, I must tell you “the straight goods” before you consider moving here. If you’re rich, then it’ll be easy for you.  But you’ll continue … Continue reading

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Provide Jobs to First Nations Youth, Slow Down Immigration

As risk of losing my job (hehe), I’m writing this post.  You see, I’m a Settlement Counsellor and Labour Market Specialist for immigrants.  My livelihood depends on a continuing flow of immigrants into Canada. And yet, the reality is, the … Continue reading

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