Opinion

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

‘Outrageous’ idea hatched to attract spotlight

I would like to address the recently raised issue about paying teachers…

  • Jan 26, 2011

‘Public nuisance’ label unfounded

I appreciate the work our city councillors do. But the city of…

  • Jan 26, 2011

Victoria police exceed limits of their duties

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

  • Jan 26, 2011

Bylaw gone to the dogs: city takes animal control too far

Re: City overhauls animal control bylaws (News, Jan. 19)Victoria is certainly the…

  • Jan 26, 2011
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has followed the lead of his Cuban hero Fidel Castro

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s problems go deeper

VICTORIA – As the minutes ticked down to last week’s deadline for…

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has followed the lead of his Cuban hero Fidel Castro

Christine van Reeuwyk: Heed the ambulance’s call

In four lanes of one-way traffic on Vernon Avenue in Saanich, a…

  • Jan 21, 2011

Our View: Skaters’ success shows shortcoming

Our hats are off to the remarkable talent and outstanding effort on…

  • Jan 21, 2011
Fight HST fudged its 'Recall Survivor' contest to pick Science and Universities Minister Ida Chong as their first victim

B.C. VIEWS: Recall descends into ugly farce

VICTORIA – The rough beast of recall has slouched into Kamloops and…

Fight HST fudged its 'Recall Survivor' contest to pick Science and Universities Minister Ida Chong as their first victim