Opinion

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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CAMERON: What’s in a name? The BC Liberal Party contemplates a name change

‘The name change effort may look trivial, but it is a crucial step on the road to potentially regaining power’

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Unless you’re referring to these, it might be a good idea to retire the word ‘snowflake’. (Photo credit: Jill Wellington/Pixabay)

The Editor’s Desk: Snowflakes and pebbles

The world changes around us every day. People? Not so much.

Unless you’re referring to these, it might be a good idea to retire the word ‘snowflake’. (Photo credit: Jill Wellington/Pixabay)
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PAUSE FOR THOUGHT: Truth shall make you free

Crowds came to the synagogue in Capernaum to hear Jesus speak. He…

  • Jun 23, 2022
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People contribute to a hand painting during the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

OP-ED: Anti-Racism Data Act will help to dismantle systemic racism

National Indigenous Peoples Day is an opportunity to celebrate B.C.’s historic Anti-Racism Data Act

  • Jun 21, 2022
People contribute to a hand painting during the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
FILE – Nathan Cullen on February 28, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

CULLEN: Collective effort to support Ukrainians a testament to B.C.’s spirit

World Refugee Day to be held June 20 in British Columbia

  • Jun 20, 2022
FILE – Nathan Cullen on February 28, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
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In Our View: Unity is the best policy

If bad economic times are coming, we’ll be better off sticking together

  • Jun 18, 2022
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