Opinion

LETTER: Little sympathy for student debt loads

Why is there so little sympathy for student debt?

  • Apr 28th, 2017

LETTER: City has better things to do

Concerned with the city’s ‘new’ recycling program

  • Apr 28th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Democracy needs people to stand up for their beliefs

Running for office and subjecting oneself to the temperamental public – and media! – isn’t easy

  • Apr 28th, 2017
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        LETTER: Don’t need recycling with so many rules

        Decision to become part of the recycle BC program places an added burden to taxpayers

        • Apr 28th, 2017

        OPINION: The NDP owes it to voters to try in long-shot seats

        Out-of-town NDP candidates haven’t even bothered to engage with voters on social media

        OPINION: Outflanked by Greens on the left, NDP could find power from the centre

        UFV professor Hamish Telford describes a new party dynamic in B.C.

        • Apr 27th, 2017

        BC ELECTION 2017: ‘Hulk Horgan’ hides health hole

        John Horgan’s Irish bully routine avoids key NDP questions

        BC ELECTION 2017: ‘Hulk Horgan’ hides health hole

        John Horgan’s Irish bully routine avoids key NDP questions

        LETTER: B.C. should be concerned about the NDP’s Leap Manifesto

        Abbotsford voters deserve to know where John Horgan stands

        • Apr 19th, 2017

        BC Liberals are bold as brass

        Christy Clark runs on economic record

        Green Party policy still in daycare

        Sweeping child care promises are unrealistic

        Forest policies need to add up

        China is buying a lot more lumber than logs

        BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

        Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

        • Mar 28th, 2017

        COLUMN: Inflation giveth and taketh away

        Without the help of a well-meaning person or non-profit, you can’t find a place to live in Abbotsford for $375/month

        EDITORIAL: Tougher sentences welcomed for selling fentanyl

        A judge at B.C.’s top court is calling for stronger sentences for people who sell fentanyl

        • Mar 22nd, 2017

        BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

        BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

        • Mar 21st, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

        Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up

        BC VIEWS: Fake news and the blood system

        Labour groups claim paid donations to supply plasma-derived drugs are a health hazard, but BC already uses them from the U.S.

        • Mar 7th, 2017

        COLUMN: Our health system must seek out its flaws

        The doctors said the surgery went about as well as could have been expected. Two months later she was dead.

        EDITORIAL: Time for a new plan?

        More than three years ago, the provincial government took the dramatic step of ordering a full-scale review of Fraser Health.