Opinion

Rickter Scale: The decision that divides

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 10, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

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LETTER: Alternatives exist for single-use plastic bags

We are informed that the so-called biodegradable plastic bags for compost and…

  • Jul 5, 2019

LETTER: Victoria shouldn’t become a playground for the rich

I read the article entitled Victoria International Marina celebrates grand opening and…

  • Jul 5, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists deserve access to Haro Woods

Re: Cyclists were causing damage to Haro Woods. I applaud Katrina Madsen’s…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Rickter Scale: Thanks for the memory muscle

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 3, 2019

MP REPORT: Action needed to tackle climate emergency

Murray Rankin is MP for Victoria

  • Jul 1, 2019

MP REPORT: Unelected and unaccountable Senate blocks key legislation

Alistair MacGregor is the Member of Parliament for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • Jun 30, 2019

LETTER: Downtown parking crisis hurts businesses

Re: Downtown Victoria businesses cite parking issues as top challenge The lack…

  • Jun 28, 2019

Rickter Scale: Beyond the great burger divide

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 27, 2019

MP Report: Hitting the housing crisis head on

Murray Rankin is MP for Victoria

  • Jun 27, 2019

LETTER: Strong environmental laws protect our waters

Bill C-69 is vital to the environmental well-being of our province. READ…

  • Jun 26, 2019

LETTER: Victoria council sours taste for amalgamation

If there has ever been a deterrent to amalgamation it has to…

  • Jun 25, 2019

LETTER: Outdated privacy laws don’t protect personal information

Canada’s election is just around the corner and I’m concerned that our…

  • Jun 25, 2019

LETTER: Community must be heard on secondary suites

There is much good information and discussion on the issues of owner…

  • Jun 25, 2019

LETTER: Taxpayers should have a say in Sidney parking

I write this in response to a letter written to the editor…

  • Jun 25, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

COLUMN: Resiliency a hallmark of small business owners

Jeff Bray Downtown Victoria Business Association Resiliency. It is a word that…

  • Jun 22, 2019