Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

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B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

COLUMN: Rail travel brings us closer together

The MP for South Okanagan-West Kootenay took a cross-Canada trip by train recently

  • Jul 27, 2018

COLUMN: Parties and slates: The right choice for Nelson?

Donna Macdonald looks at the history of like-minded candidates sharing the ballot in Nelson

  • Jul 25, 2018

LETTER: Argenta residents protest local logging tenures

From reader Chelsey Jones

  • Jul 23, 2018

LETTER: Environment rights should be in the Constitution

From reader Sandra Hartline

  • Jul 22, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

LETTER: Fire season and fossil fuels

From reader Diana Van Eyk

  • Jul 21, 2018

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20, 2018

LETTER: Fix West Kootenay potholes

From reader R. Johnson

  • Jul 20, 2018

LETTER: Author explains why Site C dam should be stopped

From reader Michael Jessen

  • Jul 19, 2018

LETTER: Kootenay alternatives to Greyhound?

From reader Denise Séguin

  • Jul 18, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

LETTERS: Proportional representation debate not balanced

From readers Marty Horswill and Steve Fawcett

  • Jul 13, 2018

LETTER: Proportional representation transcends party lines

From reader Ann Remnant

  • Jul 12, 2018

COLUMN: Diversity at Nelson council table ensures best decisions

Councillor Janice Morrison reacts to the CORE group

  • Jul 11, 2018

LETTER: Everyone needs to be educated on the PR debate

Reader Lisa Bramson on proportional representation

  • Jul 10, 2018