Editorials

To mask or not to mask — that shouldn’t even be the question

It has always amused me how often humans barely value their own…

Careful not to cross the line for just a few ‘likes’

On Friday, the Alaska National Guard air-lifted the famous “Into the Wild”…

Reach out, check in and be there for each other

“Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be…

Whataboutism — the epidemic hidden in plain sight

The world has been going through massive upheaval in the past few…

The burden of responsibility ought to be shared

Why is it that we start taking things seriously only when tragedy…

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Pandemic or not, life goes on

As much as I want to avoid the topic of the pandemic,…

Would work from home become the new normal?

“So when we found the cure and were allowed outside, we all…

No borders, just horizon – only freedom

Amelia Earhart envisioned this, a world without borders, something that truly resonates…

Hope next MP follows Nathan Cullen’s example

Christian advocacy group ARPA’s director says Cullen always had time for people he disagreed with.

  • Mar 13, 2019

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

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

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

A green economy is within reach

It’s time to demand a decent economy that won’t destroy the planet

  • May 27, 2018

End poverty now

The mobile food bank is a great idea and should be supported, but let’s go further

  • May 22, 2018

Time to fix public transport

Greyhound’s exit presents an opportunity to demand change on the Highway of Tears

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018