Category Archives: Big Ideas

Child Poverty

Like homelessness, child poverty is another multi-faceted social issue that cuts across many different governmental ministries. While politicians agree that child poverty should be eradicated, none of them seem to be able to tackle the problem in any meaningful way. …

Investment in People Pays Dividends

In an opinion piece, in the Victoria Times Colonist, Dr. Ryan Meili and James Hughes argue that 7934773investment in social spending does not adversely affect economic growth. Citing a study done in 15 European countries showed that for every …

Change

change-architect-sign1-2Trevor Hancock shares a timely metaphor regarding change. Over the past couple of years, people have seen a lot of information on this web site about a vision of a BC in which all British Columbians experience a high quality