Opinion

Action needed to protect animals

Since 1999 hundreds of concerned Canadians have lobbied Ottawa in an unsuccessful…

  • Feb 4, 2011
Premier Gordon Campbell and leadership candidate Christy Clark mingle with coastal logging contractors at their convention in Victoria Jan. 11

Government run by big business

Re: NDP’s problems go deeper (BC Views, Jan. 26). Tom Fletcher informs…

  • Feb 1, 2011
Premier Gordon Campbell and leadership candidate Christy Clark mingle with coastal logging contractors at their convention in Victoria Jan. 11

EDITORIAL: Endorsements like window dressing

Keeping track of who supports who in the provincial politics leadership race…

  • Feb 1, 2011
Thousands of teachers and union supporters rally in front of the B.C. legislature before the 2005 election. The union battles the government constantly on class size and other issues

B.C. goes backwards on education

VICTORIA – Guess who said this last week: “We want to reward…

Thousands of teachers and union supporters rally in front of the B.C. legislature before the 2005 election. The union battles the government constantly on class size and other issues

Recall is about more than the HST

This piece by Tom Fletcher rather grated on my mind because he…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Benefits exist to privately owned power

Much emphasis has been placed on conserving energy in recent years. That’s…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Pandering to Liberals chafes readers

Re: Recall descends into ugly farce (B.C. Views, Jan. 19 )William Butler…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Fletcher ignores democratic basis of recall campaign

According to Tom Fletcher, the citizens’ recall movement is “the rough beast…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Cameras invade privacy, lack proof

Re: Red light cameras: A few pros and cons for drivers to…

  • Jan 31, 2011

EDITORIAL: Effort to seek facts applauded

A new organization dedicated to urging politicians to base decisions on sound…

  • Jan 27, 2011

ROSZAN HOLMEN: Animal rights priorities skewed

A few weeks ago I was hoofing my way to work when,…

Better ways than HST to spread the wealth

Re: NDP's problems go deeper (B.C. Views, Jan. 25)Tom Fletcher says the…

  • Jan 27, 2011
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has followed the lead of his Cuban hero Fidel Castro

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s problems go deeper

VICTORIA – As the minutes ticked down to last week’s deadline for…

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has followed the lead of his Cuban hero Fidel Castro

Editorial: Skaters’ success shows regional rinks shortcomings

Our hats are off to the remarkable talent and outstanding effort on…

  • Jan 20, 2011
Fight HST fudged its 'Recall Survivor' contest to pick Science and Universities Minister Ida Chong as their first victim

B.C. VIEWS: Recall descends into ugly farce

VICTORIA – The rough beast of recall has slouched into Kamloops and…

Fight HST fudged its 'Recall Survivor' contest to pick Science and Universities Minister Ida Chong as their first victim

Moving forward isn’t impossible

As we stand and look forward to what 2012 will bring, the word uncertainty comes to mind