Opinion

Jarndyce and Jarndyce and Jumbo

What’s the difference between the Jumbo Resort legal morass and Charles Dickens’ famous fictional case?

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

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Gwynne Dyer: Hong Kong — Purely Symbolic

Gwynne Dyer The anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong are now eight weeks…

  • Aug 2, 2019

Woensdregt: Living faithfully, and walking the ways of peace

Rev Yme Woensdregt In April 1994, 25 years ago, a vicious campaign…

A snake by any other name is still a snake

I believe we have previously discussed my intense dislike of snakes. READ:…

Gwynne Dyer: The Bug-Eyed Monster Problem

Gwynne Dyer “There is absolutely no procedure enshrined in international law to…

  • Jul 31, 2019

OPINION: We’re in a climate emergency, let’s act like it

Wayne Stetski is the Member of Parliament for Kootenay-Columbia

  • Jul 29, 2019

Letter to the Editor: Former Conservative MP responds to Stetski’s climate column

David Wilks is the mayor of Sparwood and the former Conservative MP for Kootenay-Columbia

  • Jul 29, 2019

… and One Good Reason to Be a Christian

Concluding column in feature series “Eight Reasons Not To Be A Christian”

  • Jul 25, 2019

Gwynne Dyer: ‘Gaia’ author James Lovelock at 100

Gwynne Dyer Forty years ago James Lovelock published his book ‘Gaia: a…

  • Jul 24, 2019

The last Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Gwynne Dyer It has been suggested that Boris Johnson (who becomes the…

  • Jul 22, 2019

Letters to the Editor

The End Of SADD; Cranbrook Taxpayers Should Be Thankful; Reflections On Health Care

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Loony tunes on the moon

This Saturday, July 20 is the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11…

Eight Reasons Not to Be a Christian: Part IV

Rev. Yme Woensdregt I have written three columns listing some (almost) tongue–in–cheek…

  • Jul 19, 2019

Hugs & Slugs

Hugs: Great big hug to Van at Home Depot. Exceptional employee. Thanks…

  • Jul 19, 2019

Afghanistan: ‘A Decent Interval’

It worked for Nixon and Kissinger with Vietnam. Maybe it will work for Afghanistan

  • Jul 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

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

  • Jul 12, 2019