Editorials

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 26th, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

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

  • Jun 19th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Times editor’s last editorial is about climate change

When it comes to disasters caused by climate change, we ain’t seen nothing yet

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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 10th, 2018

Retirement announcement brings positive reactions

Times editor overwhelmed by kind and complimentary comments being made

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

Times editor announces his retirement

The rumours are true. My last day of work will be May 29

The pipeline and the water-bed

Kinder Morgan’s decision, even if it stands, will not have a meaningful effect of climate change

Timid budget is recipe for climate catastrophe

Political will is the missing ingredient

  • Mar 16th, 2018

One big asteroid could ruin the mining industry

The space race is on and the payoff is an untold cache of precious metals

  • Mar 5th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Saskatchewan trial reveals flaws in Canadian system

Only about 500 out of the 44,000 farmers in the province are First Nations

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Cooler heads needed in Eight Peaks controversy

North Thompson Valley residents have a tradition of working together to solve common problems

Editorial: Ghosts of Christmases past

Share some warmth and light in the darkest days of the year

  • Dec 24th, 2017

B.C. won’t back down on softwood lumber

Premier John Horgan says U.S. continues to attack its closest friend, neighbour and ally

  • Dec 1st, 2017

It’s time to retire Canada’s AIDS epidemic

Dec. 1 will be the 30th World AIDS Day

  • Nov 20th, 2017