Opinion

BC VIEWS: Fake news is all around us

Jane Fonda's tour of Fort McMurray, latest well-publicized Gitxsan dissident lawsuit the latest examples of our fake news

  • Jan 17th, 2017

January 12 – Letters to the editor

Opinions and ideas from around the area, emailed to us and shared with you.

  • Jan 17th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

  • Jan 10th, 2017
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        BC VIEWS: Here’s to a year of working forests

        2017 looks like a tough year for the B.C. forest industry, but at least the environmental attacks are waning

        • Jan 3rd, 2017

        Reminiscing on 2016

        2016 was yet another year full of global phenomenon, victories and tragedies.

        • Dec 28th, 2016

        Thank you Premier Clark

        "...We should be concerned about the response from any level of government in how they intend to deal with the reality of climate change."

        • Dec 27th, 2016

        Clark looks for housing boom in 2017

        Premier Christy Clark's year-end interview, on housing costs, oil and gas, carbon pricing, teachers and government ads

        • Dec 27th, 2016

        Welcome news

        "The recent decision of the Supreme Court of Canada... was very welcome news."

        • Dec 27th, 2016

        BC VIEWS: Horgan faces big test in 2017

        Tom Fletcher's year-end interview with NDP leader John Horgan, on MSP premiums, the housing market and $10-a-day child care

        • Dec 21st, 2016

        Here we go again

        MLA Bill Bennett protests too much in his criticism of Mainroad.

        BC VIEWS: China’s worst addiction isn’t coal

        With choking smog, China is reducing thermal coal use, and is now turning to urban impact of massive concrete construction

        • Dec 13th, 2016

        There is too much fake news.

        In the olden days being a contrarian was a noble profession.

        • Dec 11th, 2016

        CARTOON: Notley pleads her case

        Alberta Premier Rachel Notley focus of editorial cartoon

        • Dec 7th, 2016

        Leitch to suck Canada dry

        Tory leadership contender, Kellie Leitch has proposed to dismantle the CBC, as well as ensure all new immigrants ‘meet Canadian values’.

        • Dec 4th, 2016

        BC Views: Polluting the climate change debate

        A fresh look at the obvious biases of climate change politics.

        Grey jay takes the top pick

        Canada has named its new national bird after over 50 thousand people in an online poll.

        • Nov 30th, 2016

        Liberal candidate responds to B.C. NDP’s pledge to end grizzly bear trophy hunting

        B.C. Liberal Candidate for Kootenay East responds to B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan's pledge to end grizzly trophy hunting in the province.

        • Nov 25th, 2016

        BC VIEWS: Carbon tax hits a Trump wall

        Can the Justin Trudeau government go it alone with a price on carbon emissions, with China, India and now the United States exempt?

        • Nov 22nd, 2016

        Green refineries better alternative than tankers

        Diluted bitumen in tankers along B.C.'s coast should not be allowed. - Opinion by David Black

        • Nov 21st, 2016

        BC VIEWS: Yes Justin, Canadian culture exists

        Justin Trudeau has declared Canada a 'post-national state' with no identity, beyond being nice to each other

        • Nov 15th, 2016