Opinion

Action needed to protect animals

Since 1999 hundreds of concerned Canadians have lobbied Ottawa in an unsuccessful…

  • Feb 4, 2011

Can’t put pricetag on existing technology

The CRTC has given the all-clear for a new system of charging…

  • Feb 4, 2011

Elected officials are not all-knowing

Re: Efforts to seek facts applauded (Our View, Jan. 28).You write that…

  • Feb 4, 2011

Fletcher’s rantings ‘obsolete’

Re: NDP’s problems go much deeper (B.C. Views, Jan. 26)May I point…

  • Feb 4, 2011

Rabbit cull follows death of different sort

Re: UVic will begin euthanizing remaining rabbits in March (News, Jan. 26)No…

  • Feb 2, 2011

Fletcher, unlike Dix, can’t see across the fence

Re: NDP’s problems go much deeper (B.C. Views, Jan. 26)Mr. Fletcher wanted…

  • Feb 2, 2011

Legal action a cover-upfor naughty behaviour

Re: Five VicPD officers named in civil lawsuit (News, Jan. 21)How lucky…

  • Feb 2, 2011

One political party left to clean up mess of another

Surely Carole James could have complained about some legitimate complaint – public-private…

  • Feb 2, 2011

Violence against robbers is still violence

Re: Weapons found on break-in suspects (News, Jan. 26)I noticed you said…

  • Feb 2, 2011

Therapeutic rabbits saved stressed students’ lives

Re: UVic will begin euthanizing remaining rabbits in March (News, Jan. 26)For…

  • Feb 2, 2011
Thousands of teachers and union supporters rally in front of the B.C. legislature before the 2005 election. The union battles the government constantly on class size and other issues

B.C. goes backwards on education

VICTORIA – Guess who said this last week: “We want to reward…

Thousands of teachers and union supporters rally in front of the B.C. legislature before the 2005 election. The union battles the government constantly on class size and other issues
Premier Gordon Campbell and leadership candidate Christy Clark mingle with coastal logging contractors at their convention in Victoria Jan. 11

Government run by big business

Re: NDP’s problems go deeper (BC Views, Jan. 26). Tom Fletcher informs…

  • Feb 1, 2011
Premier Gordon Campbell and leadership candidate Christy Clark mingle with coastal logging contractors at their convention in Victoria Jan. 11

Recall is about more than the HST

This piece by Tom Fletcher rather grated on my mind because he…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Benefits exist to privately owned power

Much emphasis has been placed on conserving energy in recent years. That’s…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Pandering to Liberals chafes readers

Re: Recall descends into ugly farce (B.C. Views, Jan. 19 )William Butler…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Fletcher ignores democratic basis of recall campaign

According to Tom Fletcher, the citizens’ recall movement is “the rough beast…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Cameras invade privacy, lack proof

Re: Red light cameras: A few pros and cons for drivers to…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Better ways than HST to spread the wealth

Re: NDP's problems go deeper (B.C. Views, Jan. 25)Tom Fletcher says the…

  • Jan 27, 2011

Defence of property justifies violence

Re: Home invasion suspects charged (News, Jan. 21)I, as a citizen of…

  • Jan 26, 2011

Animal owners’ freedoms limited

The Victoria SPCA is funded by the province to deal with animals…

  • Jan 26, 2011