Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Making sense of climate policy

Flood and fire predictions have poor track record so far

Column: Bearing witness to this flood

Reporter Kate Saylors reflects on what it was like to cover those first few days of the flood.

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 14, 2018
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B.C. VIEWS: New climate targets to miss

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

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 10, 2018

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

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

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 10, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Waiting for a secret referendum

John Horgan admits the fix is in on proportional representation

COLUMN: When we fail inmates, we fail ourselves

Solutions for inmates go far beyond the walls of the Okanagan Correctional Centre

Alternatives to complaining about gas prices

Reporter Kate Saylors begs you to do something more productive

From the Hill: We cannot fiddle while the environment burns

MP Richard Cannings writes about the growing threat of climate change

  • May 4, 2018

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: How to salvage a pipeline project

Indigenous partnerships may be an antidote to ‘red washing’

Letter: Hockey is a rock in Grand Forks

Dawsha Hunt writes in response to Gerry Foster’s letter.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Community journalism is the new reality

Reporter Kate Saylors reflects on the things j-school never taught.

Examining the Trans Mountain project

MP Richard Cannings writes about the pipeline project in From the Hill

  • Apr 26, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Eliminating efficiency for farm workers

Don’t worry, NDP says, the B.C. economy’s booming

Considering your next cause during volunteer week

Reporter Kate Saylors writes about the reasons we volunteer.

Eye on Education: Funding formula change coming to SD51

A column from Jeanette Hanlon, SD51 secretary-treasurer.

  • Apr 19, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it