Opinion

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

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

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Neighbourhoods are for everyone

Victoria’s Lisa Helps addresses planning and densification in the city

  • May 31st, 2018
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Art Gallery of Greater Victoria funding
VicPD participate in multicultural youth & police sports day
Coding Quest Arcade
Bye-bye, Johnson Street Bridge

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

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Esquimalt’s military past is present

Mayor Barb Desjardins reflects on how two upcoming historical events honour service men and women

  • May 24th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Enforcement the key to affecting change

Tenants will play a key role in making newly enacted renter protections work as intended

  • May 24th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making sense of climate policy

Flood and fire predictions have poor track record so far

Part-time Victorian feels ‘betrayed’ by province over speculation tax

Active community member doubts further family foundation money will come to Victoria

  • May 19th, 2018

Victoria mayor sees larger domain through potential merger, reader writes

Citizen’s assemblies need a chance to operate free from government intervention

  • May 16th, 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 14th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: New climate targets to miss

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

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

Council, city staff outmanoevred by Fort Street developer

Decision to stop compromising shows planning process is broken in Victoria

  • May 7th, 2018