Editorials

Our View: NAFTA only skin deep

The deal no one really liked may die – to our disadvantage.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Our View: Retails fate uncertain

The public should weigh in on the future of our commercial cores.

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Our View: Killers have lost empathy

Spree killers may have different motives, but they are all cruel, small people.

  • Oct 5th, 2017

Our View: Cowards protected by silence

As a society, we must confront this social evil and condemnation must be comprehensive, universal.

  • Sep 28th, 2017

OUR VIEW: Love must trump hate

In this week’s editorial, we push the need for acceptance and love over anger, fear, and hate.

Our View: Budget has two sides

There’s much to praise, but a few worries with the NDP’s budget update.

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        Our View: Change at the top for the best

        The turnover in top politicians means fresh ideas.

        Our View: Budget wishlist will be lengthy

        The NDP has $2.7 billion to play with, but a lot of work to do.

        • Aug 24th, 2017

        Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

        Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

        Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

        Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

        Our View: Province’s role in housing crisis is significant

        The provincial government can get mayors and cities working together on the problem.

        Our View: More than HBC to B.C. history

        Langley plays a big role in B.C. history, but there is more than the fur trade.

        • Aug 2nd, 2017

        Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

        As the BC Liberals move into the unfamiliar confines of opposition, they’ll have to choose who best will lead them

        Our View: ICBC issue has festered too long

        B.C.’s public insurer’s crisis is one of the new government’s first major challenges.

        • Jul 27th, 2017

        Our View: John Horgan gets tossed in the deep end

        It’s sink or swim for the new NDP government, with no margin for error.

        • Jul 20th, 2017

        SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

        It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

        Invasive pests not deserving of our sympathy

        Human settlers created much of the pest problems we have in the lower mainland

        Our View: B.C.’s crises are connected

        The new provincial government needs to tackle several problems simultaneously.

        • Jul 5th, 2017

        Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

        The BC Liberal Party could find itself alienating the support that has kept it in power for 16 years.

        Our View: No substance to Liberals’ turnabout

        The change in policy since the election could induce whiplash in voters.

        • Jun 22nd, 2017