Columnists

Horgan’s hypocrisy, Weaver’s fantasy hurts all Canadians

Oil industry politics has morphed into a combination of schizophrenia, hypocrisy and fantasy

  • Jun 10, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: No time for maps in this rush to a referendum

Made-up electoral systems pushed out for Green Party deadline

OPINION: Trudeau’s media snub in the Fraser Valley

Shouldn’t the PM be obliged to speak to members of a community he visits, at least via the media?

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ZYTARUK: Keeping homicide victims’ names from public a disturbing trend

Not revealing the identities of homicide victims is bad public policy, and here’s why

Bizarre non-assassination puts Ukraine back in the headlines

”There was footage of Babchenko’s lifeless body lying in a pool of blood and being borne away …”

  • Jun 5, 2018

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

How the “what-ifs’ and close calls can drive people with kids crazy

Canadians looking for real election reform

Cannings; The bill doesn’t include the real election reform that Canadians were looking for

  • May 31, 2018

Quick A/C fix could prove costly

A flash of hot weather quickly brings on requests for repairing vehicle air conditioning systems

  • May 31, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

COLUMN: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow on some Princeton, B.C., students gained considerable exposure when they dropped their bras

Climate is non-linear with a ‘tipping point’

Dyer writes, “Most people think of global warming as a smooth, gradual process …”

  • May 25, 2018

Watching water, thinking about B.C. municipal elections

“Happy Local Government Awareness Week,” Macdonald begins.

  • May 25, 2018

Italy’s fractured politics; enemy of my enemy is my friend

Dyer: Two and a half months after the election on March 4, Italy is finally getting a new government

  • May 24, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making sense of climate policy

Flood and fire predictions have poor track record so far

Palestinian despair continues to provide fuel for never-ending conflict

Dyer: Hamas WANTED the Israelis to commit a massacre of innocent civilians for its propaganda value

  • May 18, 2018

Accurate diagnostics don’t eliminate the ‘dirty work’

Nutini: “The parts that make up the car are complex and expensive.”

  • May 17, 2018

COLUMN: Building a coastal refinery in B.C. is just ‘common sense’

Coastal refineries would also protect our oceans, writes Black Press chairman David Black

  • May 14, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: New climate targets to miss

B.C. has new greenhouse gas target, still no plan to reach it

No rational or Plan B for U.S. exit of Iran deal

Dyer: “Iran is entirely within its rights in condemning Trump’s action.”

  • May 10, 2018

Marx goal was the ‘classless society’

Dyer writes, “Inequality is inevitable, but you have to manage it.”

  • May 8, 2018