Editorials

EDITORIAL: Project planning a balancing act for councils

Neighbourhood input can sometimes derail good projects

  • Mar 6, 2018

Editorial: Everyone has an opinion

Even governments have to pay for essentials first

  • Mar 4, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fiction and falsehoods a political reality

If there was previously any doubt, British Columbians have certainly now found…

  • Mar 2, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

Editorial: The $1.6-billion question — is the 2018 housing budget enough?

After decades of bad practises, the real estate market must recover before it thrives.

  • Feb 24, 2018

Editorial: Show your support for local athletes

At the risk of sounding too patriotic – it’s a great time…

  • Feb 21, 2018

EDITORIAL: More direct action needed to reduce domestic violence

Commitment of resources by Victoria police a good start, but more can be done

Editorial: Affordability shouldn’t be just lip service

Housing and childcare. That’s what we heard the BC NDP say when…

  • Feb 17, 2018

EDITORIAL: Both sides pay a price in boycott of B.C. wine

Playground squabble won’t lead to a solution

  • Feb 14, 2018

EDITORIAL: Showing the city some love is easy

Amazon honours are fine, but we prefer to promote our own romanticism

  • Feb 11, 2018

EDITORIAL: No easy answers for drug crisis

Opioid crisis will be with us for a long time

  • Feb 10, 2018

Editorial: Closing the barn door after the Uber has left

Governments need to stop playing catch-up and get ahead of new economic realities

  • Feb 4, 2018

EDITORIAL: Black History Month offers an opportunity to learn

Greater Victoria residents encouraged to ask questions as a way to better understanding

  • Jan 31, 2018

EDITORIAL: Keeping residents safe doesn’t necessarily mean sounding the alarm

Be disaster ready with food, water and clothing for seven days

  • Jan 27, 2018

EDITORIAL: Three-year municipal election terms could be beneficial

Shorter terms may encourage more young people to run for office

  • Jan 24, 2018

How high is safe from a tsunami? Four metres above sea level

Be disaster ready with food, water and clothing for seven days

  • Jan 23, 2018

EDITORIAL: Optimism around Victoria bridge, pessimism as well

As Johnson Street Bridge project nears completion, how will taxpayers judge this council?

  • Jan 22, 2018

EDITORIAL: Extra vigilance in downtown Victoria drug area can’t hurt

Needle prick incidents may be a byproduct of permissive action aimed at saving lives

  • Jan 17, 2018

Editorial: It’s what we do with anger that matters

Langford resident reacts to Trump’s comments

EDITORIAL: 2017 provided new motivation for Women’s March participants

Victoria’s Women’s March happens this Saturday downtown

  • Jan 16, 2018