Letters

LETTER: Human life is more valuable than stone

I too watched in dismay as Notre Dame burned and was amazed…

  • Apr 30, 2019

LETTER: Tough gun control laws create a safer society

I read with surprise Cole Migvar’s April 26 letter to the editor.…

  • Apr 30, 2019

LETTER: Gun control is not the answer

Gun control seems to be making the rounds in the news these…

  • Apr 29, 2019
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LETTER: Canada must step up in fight against malaria

April 25 is World Malaria Day. Little known by most Canadians, malaria…

  • Apr 24, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists deserve more respect

As an old lady who pedals a bicycle 6,400 km a year…

  • Apr 23, 2019

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

LETTER: Look to the future with renewable energy

I am responding to your recent excellent editorial in the April 5…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Victoria’s amazing history springs from its maritime past

I am writing to express my personal support for the Maritime Museum’s…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Saanich needs an affordable housing strategy

We are in the midst of a housing crisis unfortunately, and Saanich…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Careful consideration is needed before adopting a rabbit

As Easter approaches once again many youngsters are hoping that a sweet,…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Vegan diet vital to fight climate change

There is no gentle way to put it. Humans are stupid. We…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Vaccinations prevent later ailments

I have been hearing impaired since I was about eight years old.…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Electric buses make fiscal sense for Victoria’s traffic woes

A recent editorial said $95.6 million “is a small price to pay…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Protests are the basis of freedom

I see no discernible connection between the headline and the body of…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Some fishing needs to take place

Local politician urges residents to give views on fishing

  • Apr 16, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

LETTER: CRD lacks teeth on Climate Emergency Declaration

You would have thought that the recent declaration of a climate emergency…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Protecting trees falls on all of us

The reported and know benefits of trees in urban areas is well…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Oak Bay residents say daycare spaces not needed at Willows

I noticed a statement by SD61 Secretary Treasurer Mark Walsh that most…

  • Apr 5, 2019

LETTER: Victoria resident trapped in paradise

When one lives in a desirable location, it may seem like one…

  • Apr 4, 2019