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Amy and Tafadzwa Matamba lead a song at a gathering near Duncan, called to confront racism in the Cowichan Valley. Jacqueline Ronson/The Discourse

Will candidates act to dismantle systemic racism in Canada?

We sent Cowichan-Malahat-Langford MP candidates your election questions. Here’s what we heard.

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A farm in Cobble Hill on Vancouver Island. Jenny Holden/The Discourse

Will candidates act to limit sprawl and protect farmland?

We sent Cowichan-Malahat-Langford MP candidates your election questions. Here’s what we heard.

Cowichan Valley residents rally for climate change action at the Global Climate Strike in Duncan on Sept. 20, 2019. Jenny Holden/The Discourse Cowichan

What will candidates do for seniors and veterans?

We sent Cowichan-Malahat-Langford MP candidates your election questions. Here’s what we heard.

Youth march for climate action at the Global Climate Strike in Duncan on September 20, 2019. Jacqueline Ronson/The Discourse Cowichan

What do federal parties actually commit to doing about climate change?

We review the evidence for how the platforms stack up.

Polls at 338Canada for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford show a tight, four-way race. Screenshot from 338Canada.com

How much should we trust the polls this election?

This Q&A with pollster Angus McAllister will help you make sense of the numbers.