Opinion

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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: Love never fails

Jesus taught, “Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth”…

  • Aug 11, 2022

Learning to live with COVID

The risk is not gone, but a return to sweeping restrictions is unlikely to be tolerated

  • Aug 11, 2022
The T-33 was used in the Korean War, but is a mainstay at airshows across North America these days. My flight suit awaits. (Jessica Peters/Abbotsford News)

COLUMN: Black Press reporter straps into old fighter jet at Abbotsford Airshow

‘Used in the Korean War 70 years ago, the T-33 is one of my favourite aircraft to watch in flight’

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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: Come for healing

Christ’s work was to reach the multitudes who were in ignorance. Often…

  • Aug 4, 2022
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Where have all the workers gone?

It’s an interesting question with so many job vacancies

A Chilliwack Military Education Centre tank crushing cars is scheduled to be on display at the Chilliwack Fair on all three days, Aug. 5, 6 and 7, 2022. (Chilliwack Fair Facebook)

OPINION: Chilliwack Fair’s display of tank crushing cars deemed ‘insensitive’ in light of Ukraine war

Chilliwack has a proud military history but military tanks shouldn’t be crushing civilian vehicles

A Chilliwack Military Education Centre tank crushing cars is scheduled to be on display at the Chilliwack Fair on all three days, Aug. 5, 6 and 7, 2022. (Chilliwack Fair Facebook)
A ferry arrives at Horseshoe Bay near West Vancouver, B.C. Monday, March 16, 2020. British Columbia’s health and safety agency for workers has imposed a hefty fine on BC Ferry Services Inc. over the death of one of its workers in June 2020.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

CAMERON: Can a new captain at BC Ferries set the ship straight?

Joy McPhail moves on to herculean challenge of fixing problem-plagued BC Ferries

A ferry arrives at Horseshoe Bay near West Vancouver, B.C. Monday, March 16, 2020. British Columbia’s health and safety agency for workers has imposed a hefty fine on BC Ferry Services Inc. over the death of one of its workers in June 2020.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
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Channels of God’s Love

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  • Jul 28, 2022
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‘A cure for cynicism:’ Experts explain why voting in municipal election is important

Cities shape daily experiences, prepare for emergencies and do politics differently

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Don’t fear tackling health care reform in B.C., across Canada

Reform within the context of a single-payer system is desperately needed

  • Jul 22, 2022
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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: The Sabbath Sign

The first words of the Bible in Genesis 1:1 tell us, “In…

  • Jul 21, 2022
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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: Be a Blessing

The Jews were continually irritated by taxes they had to pay to…

  • Jul 14, 2022
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Newfoundland’s miners in 1928

To the editor, “On Nov. 18, 1928, a tsunami struck Newfoundland’s Burin…

  • Jul 10, 2022
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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: Taste and See

Christ performed another miracle in Capernaum showing His power to forgive sins.…

  • Jul 7, 2022
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Single-use plastic bag ban coming for all of Canada soon. (Canadian Press photo/Paul Chaisson)

Beginning of the end for plastic era

We need to wean ourselves off disposable plastic

  • Jul 4, 2022
Single-use plastic bag ban coming for all of Canada soon. (Canadian Press photo/Paul Chaisson)
Bruce Cameron has been a pollster and strategist for over 35 years, working initially for Gallup Polls, Decima Research and the Angus Reid Group before founding his own consultancy, Return On Insight. (Black Press Media files)

CAMERON: Horgan’s about-face and departure changes the political landscape

Newly elected BC Liberal leader Kevin Falcon must think the planets are aligning in his favour

Bruce Cameron has been a pollster and strategist for over 35 years, working initially for Gallup Polls, Decima Research and the Angus Reid Group before founding his own consultancy, Return On Insight. (Black Press Media files)
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Delivering on our commitment to ban harmful single-use plastics

By Steven Guilbeault Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada Plastic is…

  • Jul 2, 2022
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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: Come Be Healed

Leprosy was the most dreaded disease in all of Israel because of…

  • Jun 30, 2022
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Displaying the Canadian flag on your backpack used to stand for kindness and respect, writes Michelle Mungall. Photo: Submitted

COLUMN: On mixed feelings about flag and country ahead of Canada Day

Michelle Mungall writes about how we might mark the nation’s birthday in 2022

Displaying the Canadian flag on your backpack used to stand for kindness and respect, writes Michelle Mungall. Photo: Submitted
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The road ahead and the class of 2022

Congratulations, Class of 2022! You’ve reached an important milestone and conquered one…

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