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Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

Column: Should we be testing a driver’s knowledge at licence renewal?

Some veteran drivers would have trouble trying to pass again.

  • Aug 14th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

T.W. Paterson column: Better than reality TV: reality history

“If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.” —Rudyard Kipling.

  • Aug 12th, 2018

Why Jerry Seinfeld’s ‘Comedians in Cars’ should take a road trip to Canada

‘Cross the border during winter months and set out for a double-double at Timmies’

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Can't erase history by tearing down statues: McKenna
Toronto gets $25 million from Ontario to fight gun violence
Getting closer to pot-based medical products for pets
Dolphin rescue on Vancouver Island

Andrea Rondeau column: Information in a crisis can be empowering

It’s a terrifying thing to hear the fire call on the scanner for a wildfire near your home.

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

Donald Trump an increasing danger

The truth of any issue to U.S. president is whatever works to his best advantage

The sound of sirens isn’t pleasant in Chemainus, Crofton

Too much crime in the region this year needs to be stamped out

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Untrending: Are you mindful of your digital habits?

Insight leads us to conscious choice-making

  • Jul 21st, 2018

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018

‘When did we become such jerks?’

Thoughts on civility, compassion, empathy and victim blaming online following river rescue

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

T.W. Paterson column: We can’t change history, but we can learn from it

History is under the glass these days

  • Jul 10th, 2018