Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

Climate strikes are an example of youth becoming politicized and rejecting adult inaction

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LETTERS: Oak Bay lags behind on commitment to bike lanes

Re: Oak Bay News, front page story on Dec. 4, Cyclists tire…

  • Dec 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

DNA tests make fun holiday gifts, but beware of the hype

Whether interested in your health or your ancestors, it is important to understand how these tests work

COLUMN: We must preserve our biodiversity says Green MLA

Adam Olsen is MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Dec 13, 2019

COLUMN: Dealing with discussion on climate change denial

David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation.

  • Dec 12, 2019

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas

It makes me really sad that you don’t understand the labour relations side of the business.

  • Dec 10, 2019

EDITORIAL: Time for serious transit talk

There was something disheartening about B.C. Transit’s return to Sooke last week.…

LETTERS: Bravo to Schwab for the car shaming notes

Re: Author of car-shaming notes gives explanation for actions When news broke…

  • Dec 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

LETTERS: Council erodes trust with unethical decision making

The discussion around Victoria city council’s vote for a breathtaking raise, the…

  • Dec 7, 2019

LETTERS: Keep drug dealing out of the neighbourhood

Re: ‘Fortress-like’ fence keeping Victoria and BC Housing divided (vicnews.com) The newspaper…

  • Dec 7, 2019

LETTERS: Trudeau needs to pay heed to climate scientists

How many scientists does it take to convince world leaders that we…

  • Dec 7, 2019

LETTER: Many questions on Highway 14 upgrade

Reader says a four-lane road needed

  • Dec 5, 2019