W2MEDIA.ORG | Democracy North independent Canadian news hour broadcast on Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5 fm LIVESTREAM – Airing live at Tuesday, Jan 2, 2018, 5pm PST
Today’s Host: Irwin Oostindie @DutchPhoto
Introduction: For one of our holiday wrap-up programs we wanted to revisit a wild year in BC politics with the election of the first Green/Social Democrat government in North America. Is it living up to its promises or abandoning its voter base post-election? Plus we hear from Georgia Straight Editor Charlie Smith for some 2017 predictions.
5:05 Micheal Vonn BC Civil Liberties Association on the state of democracy in this digital era, policing and Indigenous Peoples, and prisons. Major legal victories in 2017 and upcoming 2018 decisions awaiting.
5:20 David Ball of Vancouver Metro on BC NDP attempts to address the opioid crisis, BC election aftermath, and political donations.
5:45 Charlie Smith, Editor, Georgia Straight, looks ahead at the civic election of 2018, proportional representation, and more view and analysis of #vanpoli and #bcpoli
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