The BC Federation of Labour will launch a new campaign Thursday, asking the province to mandate 10 days of paid leave for B.C. workers who experience sexual or domestic assault, saying not doing so is essentially punishing those already in a crisis.
CTV VancouverThe BC Federation of Labour is asking the province to mandate 10 days of paid leave for B.C. workers who experience sexual or domestic assault. @BhinderSajan
A group representing humanists and those who aren't religious is calling on the provincial government to stop the practice of reciting a prayer at the start of every day.
CTV VancouverNext week, the BC Humanist Association says it will release a study that shows the types of prayers recited by MLAs, and argues that many of the prayers "could be categorized as religious."
Faced with declining health and shortage of caregivers, a Powell River man with ALS opted for medically-assisted death on Tuesday, leaving his mother and doctors urging policymakers to make changes to the medical system.
On Thursday, Shepard Fairey and his team put the finishing touches on his latest piece "Earth Justice," a 20-storey mural on the side of a building at Burrard and Georgia streets.
CTV VancouverDrivers and pedestrians approaching Burrard Street from the west on either Georgia or Alberni streets are now treated to a 10,000 square-foot work of art where once there was only a blank wall.