Opinion

Japan tragedy prompts positive re-examination of energy choices

The ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan has led to an intense planet-wide…

  • Apr 15, 2011

Travis Paterson: Salmon Kings’ Slap Shot story

No matter how many sports reporters reference the epic sports flick Slap…

  • Apr 14, 2011

GUEST COMMENT: Voting tests the worthiness of our citizenship

A country can be likened to a club, a sports team, a…

  • Apr 13, 2011

Riders face long waits for fancified buses

I think the people operating local transit are deluded.First they re-brand themselves…

  • Apr 13, 2011

Our View: NDP race matters

As the remaining four B.C. New Democrat leadership hopefuls do their final…

  • Apr 13, 2011

Rabbit cull tarnishes human character

Re: No more rabbits at UVic (News, April 1)I don’t mean to…

  • Apr 13, 2011

Policing before beautification

Re: Esquimalt balks at police budget (News, April 8)Esquimalt Mayor Barb Desjardins…

  • Apr 13, 2011

Another tax rise, another money grab

I’ve got government on the brain since our municipal taxes keep rising.…

  • Apr 13, 2011
Premier Christy Clark has announced she will run for the B.C. Liberal nomination in Vancouver-Point Grey.

Fall B.C. election looks more likely

VICTORIA – The B.C. legislature is getting set for a spring session…

Premier Christy Clark has announced she will run for the B.C. Liberal nomination in Vancouver-Point Grey.

Canadians have tough questions for all party leaders

I think all party leaders should be included in the federal election…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Harper administration tainted by many wrongs

In contempt of democracy and the taxpayer.That is the historic tattoo branded…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Don Descoteau: Organ donation music for soul

I recently took a call from a disgruntled reader complaining that a…

  • Apr 8, 2011

B.C. Liberals throw tax dollars after frivolities

Re: That ’70s political show, again (B.C. Views, Mach 30)Tom Fletcher decides…

  • Apr 8, 2011

All park users deserve voice in land decision

Re: Allow JDF Trail neighbours to make land-use decisons (Letters, April 1)Zachary…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Elizabeth May’s exclusion does voters a disservice

I am appalled that the broadcasters’ association has barred Elizabeth May, leader…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Our View: Bus camera justified if safer

Sometimes having a big brother isn’t a bad thing.B.C. Transit’s plan to…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Canadian politics as SCTV skit

For those that remember SCTV, it occurred to me last night that…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Slippery tricks not fooling letter-writer

Not being fools, the Capital Regional District tried to amend their bylaws…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Ignatieff doubts intelligence of Canadians

Ignatieff’s philosophy: Lie.It’s my way or the election highway. Which phoney said…

  • Apr 8, 2011

Tax benefits for seniors left out of debate

In terms of senior citizen tax issues there are two items, for…

  • Apr 8, 2011