Opinion

Pretending everything is hunky-dory

Writer worried nothing is good enough to earn consent or reconciliation.

  • Jan 25, 2019

On being Canadian

Writer on tenets of democracy he believes must be upheld.

  • Jan 25, 2019

Lucky for us know-nothing rednecks

Writer on the pointed and not always accurate opinions of an observer from Burnaby.

  • Jan 25, 2019
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More Smithers Recycling Depot fire video
More Recycling Depot fire video
WATCH: Fire at Smithers Recycling Centre
Smithers Secondary climate rally

Focus on transparent, fair, culturally appropriate talk

Writer’s impressions after hearing speakers at Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs’ rally.

  • Jan 25, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

Flash mobs for the protest era

Observations by Resource Works’ Stewart Muir on LNG’s brusque rite of passage into resource radicalism

  • Jan 23, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Protesters and hereditary chiefs did complete 180

Creston writer not impressed with Unist’ot’en/RCMP compromise.

  • Jan 18, 2019

A view from Burnaby on Coastal GasLink

A not so accurate letter from Burnaby observer.

  • Jan 18, 2019

Opinion: Civil disagreement

Knowledge and empathy needed in time of strong disagreement.

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

Statement from Andy Calitz, CEO LNG Canada

LNG Canada CEO says consortium continues Kitimat facility construction despite pipeline opposition

  • Jan 11, 2019

Gen Z camouflage

Writer wonders if getting along is an attribute or a forced situation for NDP government.

  • Jan 11, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

Pipeline web poll

VOTE: Do you want the Coastal GasLink natural gas pipeline to go ahead?

  • Jan 9, 2019

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

Taking care of business is no one’s business but your own

Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action

A message from the President of Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project

  • Jan 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: If this isn’t an Indigenous veto over development, what is?

Province surrenders salmon farms without scientific basis

OPINION: What’s Your Generosity Story?

For some, there reason for giving is because they were recipients of generosity themselves

  • Jan 4, 2019