Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

EDITORIAL: Vandalism of Sooke mansion disturbing on many levels

Many, many questions go unanswered

  • Nov 25, 2018

Andrea Rondeau column: I’ll beg if I have to, to get you to vote

Please, please, please mail in your vote in the proportional representation election.

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Editorial: Speed cameras would slow people down on the Malahat

When we say strong support, in this case we mean 70 per cent in favour

  • Nov 22, 2018

COLUMN: Canadians have forgotten why marriage matters

Despite its fading lustre, married people are better off in many ways

  • Nov 21, 2018

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Nov 20, 2018

ZYTARUK: You don’t have to wear the ribbon – but look out if you don’t

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 20, 2018

Column: Affordable housing funding is long overdue

Earlier low-income projects like these could have prevented much of the homelessness crisis.

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

EDITORIAL: Marvelling at a super hero

Stan Lee shaped us with stories and archetypes that will endure

Column: LNG is a path to a better life for B.C. First Nations

It can help narrow the standard of living gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians

  • Nov 17, 2018

EDITORIAL: School washrooms are no place for fear

Tran welcome policy is about access for people who need to use the facilities…

  • Nov 16, 2018

EDITORIAL: It’s high time we made sure more voices are heard

Electronic voting could get more people involved.

  • Nov 15, 2018

Time to reduce speed limit on Highway 18?

The speed limit is set as the maximum safe velocity for good weather, in daylight.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Editorial: Electoral reform would retain some of what works

We’ll have a say in determining what electoral system we feel will work best for us

Kervin’s Corner: Recognizing the war efforts of Canada’s Indigenous people

50 decorations were awarded to Indigenous soldiers for sniping and scouting capabilities in WWI.

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Editorial: Have we forgotten?

Are we repeating the past?

  • Nov 11, 2018

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Date nights fail to replicate the passion of life before kids

Going from just the two of us to now a family of…

  • Nov 10, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons