Politics

September 10, 2021

Know Your Candidate: Maureen Curran, Burnaby South

Burnaby South candidate Maureen Curran says TMX is far from inevitable; its cancellation just needs cooperation from Canadian politicians.

September 9, 2021

New West-Burnaby candidates face off on climate change

Discussion over TMX and fossil fuel subsidies saw plenty of barbs traded between candidates

September 9, 2021

Know your candidate: Rozina Jaffer, New Westminster-Burnaby

New Westminster-Burnaby Liberal candidate Rozina Jaffer spoke to the Beacon about TMX, housing, and Indigenous rights.

September 8, 2021

Know your candidate: Jim Hanson, Burnaby North-Seymour

Jim Hanson, NDP candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour, spoke with the Beacon recently about the various crises—housing, toxic drugs, and climate—facing Canada in this election.

September 3, 2021

BC Acorn rallies outside Terry Beech’s office

The tenants' advocacy group held a day of action on housing across the country, including one rally outside the Liberal candidate's constituency office

September 1, 2021

Know your candidate: Likky Lavji, Burnaby South

Likky Lavji, Conservative candidate for Burnaby South, spoke with the Beacon last week about his vision for the riding's economic recovery.

August 31, 2021

Know your candidate: Brea Huang Sami, Burnaby South

The Beacon talked TMX, childcare, and affordable housing with Liberal candidate Brea Huang Sami in a virtual interview.

August 30, 2021

Know Your Candidate: Jagmeet Singh, Burnaby South

Burnaby Beacon spoke with Burnaby South candidate and federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh in a 1-on-1 phone interview last week.

August 26, 2021

Know your riding: Burnaby North-Seymour

Here's what you need to know about the riding of Burnaby North-Seymour.

August 25, 2021

Know your riding: Burnaby South

Here's what you need to know about the riding of Burnaby South.