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B.C. VIEWS: Subsidy supercluster settles in B.C.

Ottawa, Victoria add to their overlapping ‘innovation’ budgets

The mysterious Mr. Beattie (and the Site C project)

Travis writes, “Meet Michael Beattie, a resident of Brantford, Ontario.”

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Scrabble has surprising benefits

“Believe it or not, Scrabble has a spiritual element,” writes McEwan.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

A Princeton reporter reacts after a former Canadian prime minister says women should cover up on TV

Is this really the best way to choose a party leader?

Travis writes, ”A riding’s relative strength within the party mattered naught.”

  • Feb 14th, 2018
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Boushie's family say they have little faith in justice system

B.C. VIEWS: Fixing the real problem at ICBC

Car insurance ‘dumpster fire’ mainly lawyer fees, neglected serious injuries

Municipalities racing the pot legalization clock

With time running out, B.C. cities still are not sure what the retail landscape will look like once recreational pot is legalized.

U.S. again playing with notion of a ‘limited’ nuclear war

Dyer; “‘Tailored deterrence’? What on earth is that supposed to mean?”

  • Feb 6th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Who will care for frail elderly?

Today’s nursing home labour shortage is just the beginning

Aung San Suu Kyi takes shine off Nobel Peace Prize

Taking the Nobel Peace Prize back from Aung San Suu Kyi wouldn’t help matters in Rakhine …

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Time, issue and info all factor into repair cost

“A huge factor in meeting the challenge of automobile repair is staying within a budget.”

  • Feb 1st, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Polluted logic plagues pesticide bylaws

Silent Spring-inspired prejudice against ‘synthetic chemicals’ still rules

When mob mentality rules the Internet

Kinsella: “In the social media era … people get ground up and spat out. Happens all the time.”

  • Jan 25th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: LNG won’t bring John Horgan’s NDP down

Green leader Andrew Weaver’s Donald Trump-like Twitter tirade is just for show

Changes needed to protect workers’ pensions

Cannings; “The New Year is a time to look ahead and plan for the future.”

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Opinion: Dare to be smarter

Just say no works for more than just substance abuse

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Facing reality of death, B.C. man learns real meaning of life

Even while preparing for the end, something inside Keven Drews won’t let him stop living

CRA business taxation tweaks now in effect

“It’s 2018 and the Government of Canada’s tax reforms are now in effect …”

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Trump’s choice of words highlights his underlying perception of the world

Dyer: “We should take his question seriously and answer it for him.”

  • Jan 16th, 2018