Tom Fletcher

A referendum on proportional representation electoral reform is slated to take place in the fall of 2018. Black Press files

Proportional representation system encourages co-operation between parties

Reversal of policies when government changes are a byproduct of first-past-the-post system

  • Apr 9, 2018

 

News reader questions columnist Tom Fletcher’s arguments against climate change’s affect on the B.C. wildfire season, as an example. BC Fire Service photo

Black Press columnist’s views on climate upsetting to Millennial

Acknowledgement of climate change’s effects more relevant to age group

  • Oct 12, 2017

 

A Greenpeace employee climbs a flagpole in front of the B.C. legislature the morning after a deal is reached between the NDP and B.C. Green Party to form a minority government. One reader writes that public sentiment can force change when it comes to major federally supported projects such as the Trans Mountain pipeline. Tom Fletcher/Black Press

History has a lesson for Trudeau, Notley on pipeline issue

Victoria reader says Horgan, B.C. government not powerless to reject Trans Mountain project

  • Jul 16, 2017