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Another Social Justice Pioneer Has Left Us

Betty Daniel, activist extraordinaire, has died at age 97 in Nelson, BC. She was a veteran of the US Navy who served in World War II but spent most of her life fighting for peace and social justice. Betty and … Continue reading

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Kirkaldy Saves the Bears with Brush and Palette

Anyone who knows art is probably aware that Robert Bateman, the preeminent wildlife artist who lives on BC’s West Coast, is an avid conservationist and gives thousands of dollars to support his preferred causes, including wildlife protection. But far fewer … Continue reading

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The Hidden Mountain of Art

“It is through art and art only that we can realize our perfection; through art and art only that we an shield ourselves from the sordid perils of existence.” —Oscar Wilde Why are artists driven to create? It’s a question … Continue reading

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