Opinion

BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

  • Jan 10th, 2017

BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

  • Mar 21st, 2017

BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up

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      BC VIEWS: Clark’s ‘jobs plan’ spins faster

      Premier Christy Clark's signature marketing vehicle steers toward technology and 'climate action' jobs, yet to be defined

      • Jan 31st, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Election budget sets the stage

      Youth in care, hiring teachers, mental health and drug addiction hot topics as legislature resumes

      • Feb 15th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Fake news and the blood system

      Labour groups claim paid donations to supply plasma-derived drugs are a health hazard, but BC already uses them from the U.S.

      • Mar 7th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

      Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

      • Apr 4th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Making health care ‘free’ again

      Premier Christy Clark and Finance Minister Mike de Jong said MSP premiums send an important signal. Not any more

      • Feb 28th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

      Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

      • Mar 28th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Voter’s guide to carbon taxes

      NDP's John Horgan has completed his transition to climate warrior, now that Justin Trudeau has made it mandatory

      • Feb 7th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Zombie HST and other tax tales

      Could some version of the harmonized sales tax return to B.C.? If Christy Clark is re-elected, it's possible

      • Feb 21st, 2017

      Boyd: The alternative facts on the travel ban

      I’m calling for a ban on all white, American Christians from travelling or immigrating to Canada.

      Nature Wise: Cynicism regarding minster’s park announcement

      Staunch supporter of proposed South Okanagan-Similkameen national park is skeptical of announcement.

      ELECTION 2017: Trash talk doesn’t help lumber trade

      Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations on softwood battle

      I am anonymous

      “Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn’t fall there.” This is an anonymous quote. Anonymous quotes can be beautiful. Good ones inspire as do good people.

      • Sep 8th, 2011

      Do not speak for me!

      To Princeton and Area Issues;
      First off, I would like to say that you do not speak for the people of Princeton.

      • Nov 24th, 2011

      B.C. VIEWS: Regulator’s reading on smart meters

      Utilities commission rejects claims of wireless scare-mongers, exposes their claims and commercial motivations

      • Sep 24th, 2013

      Hulk Horgan hides health hole in NDP platform

      NDP leader John Horgan's Irish bully routine can't conceal gap in plan to eliminate Medical Services Plan bills