Opinion

OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

For safe injection sites to work, however, they must be placed in communities where injection drug users live

B.C. NDP using ‘sledge hammer’ on contract employers, business group says

Labour code expands union succession rights for food, security, janitorial, bus services

Not so much feet OF clay, rather feet IN clay

Now don’t get in a panic about this – we live here and it is interesting, not terrifying.

  • May 24, 2019
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Mounties charge one of their own under national secrets law
Mounties charge one of their own under national secrets law
Conservative, Liberal and NDP leaders focus on family, housing and health care
YVR president announces hike in airport improvement fee

EDITORIAL: Carbon tax divides us

Provincial governments are taking federal government to court over controversial tax

  • May 24, 2019

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

Jock Finlayson is the exectuive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

Canadian politics and watching the grass grow

“Unfortunately it has also widened my rear end”

  • May 17, 2019

B.C.’s new union rules could create ‘battle zone’ in big construction

Raids expected as independent unions begin work on pipelines, LNG

COLUMN: The future isn’t what we thought it would be

Dire dystopian predictions haven’t come true, but the warnings are still needed

B.C. VIEWS: Welcome to the union ‘battle zone’ for pipeline construction

NDP labour code sets conditions to push independent unions out

We laud liars and cheats while heaping scorn on truth speakers

I have to admit that I’m living through a rough and disturbingly…

Bill C-48 creates needless division amongst B.C. First Nations

We had representation from almost all of the leaders in the region

  • May 10, 2019

The rule of law must always trump partisan interests, son

Whatever became of Butts, I wonder? Never mind.

  • May 10, 2019

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount

B.C. VIEWS: Forest industry revitalization looks like the opposite

Caribou protection, forest tenure restriction, increasing stumpage

When sensitivity becomes over-sensitive

That’s about where my patience as a hockey fan would become strained too

  • May 4, 2019

Beware the wolves just outside the city limits

The pitfalls of the current, and future, Kitimat rental market