Politics

What went wrong for the NDP in Burnaby North-Seymour?

Speculation ahead of the election suggested the Burnaby North-Seymour race would be tight—some even leaned toward an NDP win. Instead, Liberal Terry Beech solidified his position in the riding.

September 24, 2021

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September 17, 2021

Opinion: Affordable housing, digital equity, culturally appropriate care must be considered by Burnaby candidates this election

At the end of the day, no matter anyone’s background, a healthy, housed, and informed community is a strong community—and helps us advance an inclusive and thriving Canada.

September 17, 2021

Burnaby Votes: Candidates, parties, and what to know for election day

All the info you need for election day.

September 17, 2021

Judge halts ex-instructor’s harassment campaign against his former SFU colleagues

Masood Masjoody, a former PhD student and instructor of math at SFU, engaged in a months-long online campaign against several women in the math department after one woman rebuked him.

September 16, 2021

SFU to hire 15 new Black faculty members across departments

A motion passed in SFU's senate Monday evening aims to propel forward the university's diversity and inclusion goals

September 15, 2021

Know your candidate: Martin Kendell, Burnaby South

Martin Kendell responded to Burnaby Beacon’s questions about why he is running in Burnaby-South as an independent candidate and his priorities if elected.

September 15, 2021

9 Vietnamese restaurants in Burnaby you need to try

Here are some “pho-ntastic” Vietnamese restaurants 🍜

September 15, 2021

Know your candidate: Peter Dolling, Burnaby North-Seymour

Peter Dolling, Green Party candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour, spoke with the Beacon recently on a variety of issues, from nuclear energy to the housing crisis to the toxic drug crisis

September 15, 2021

Know your candidate: Peter Julian, New Westminster- Burnaby

Burnaby Beacon sat down with New Westminster-Burnaby NDP incumbent Peter Julian to speak about housing, the TMX pipeline, and Indigenous rights.

September 15, 2021

Burnaby South candidates face off in federal election town hall

The candidates took questions on housing, mental health, diversity and more.

September 14, 2021

Know your candidate: Terry Beech, Burnaby North-Seymour

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

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