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B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

Duterte snubs international inquiry into his ‘war on drugs’

Inquiry of President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines ‘war on drugs’ …

  • Aug 15, 2018

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

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B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

‘Hothouse Earth’ prediction soon to be a reality?

‘Global warming’ only part of the problem

  • Aug 11, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

Columbia River Treaty meeting brings face-to-face conversation

Cannings; “Last week I spent three days … at the Pacific Northwest Economic Region meetings.”

  • Aug 4, 2018

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2, 2018

Where will it all end?

“Armageddon Summer” in the northern hemisphere

  • Aug 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

Zimbabwe democracy a tenuous thread

Dyer writes, ”Many people are still afraid to reveal their true voting intentions …”

Simpler steps for vehicle care in summer heat

Some simple steps will go a long way to letting your vehicle weather the summer

  • Jul 26, 2018

Army controls media, pulls political strings in Pakistan

Dyer writes, “Nothing less is at stake in this election than peace in the Indian subcontinent …”

  • Jul 24, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20, 2018

Government must get involved to fill Greyhound void, says MP

“The federal government has a role to play as well, especially in terms of interprovincial routes.”

  • Jul 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Kokanee Summit and Justin Trudeau: A story goes nowhere

Eckersley writes, “Early this year … I got a peculiar phone call from another news media reporter.”

McEwan’s summer reading suggestions

Trail Times Columnist Louise McEwan says, “Time to pick up a book and escape. Happy summer reading!”

  • Jul 13, 2018

Brexit: A chance reason will prevail

Dyer: Long struggle over Britain’s relationship with the European Union reached turning point

  • Jul 12, 2018