Opinion

Language and lack of inclusivity — in the world of the Deaf

A world where everyone speaks one language, through hands

FINLAYSON: A Labour Day snapshot of the B.C. job market

From following health advice and ‘doing no harm,’ to not hiking fees – one business expert has a number of suggestions

  • Sep 10, 2020

OPINION: Let’s celebrate working people — and work together for a fairer B.C.

‘This year has reminded us all of just how utterly and completely our province relies on working people’

  • Sep 6, 2020

A need to celebrate the African health victory amidst the pandemic

With the year 2020 being nothing short of catastrophic especially in the…

Pandemic deaths — not just statistics or mere numbers

Last week I read that the US had passed the 180,000 deaths’…

When women in power are attacked, let’s take it personally

Women leaders, be it in politics or corporate settings, are increasingly being…

  • Aug 19, 2020
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How to help your child cope with the transition back to school during COVID-19

Experts say listening and validating your child’s fears is key

FINLAYSON: Next 6-12 months not the time for government to hike taxes

From following health advice and ‘doing no harm,’ to not hiking fees – one business expert has a number of suggestions

  • Aug 17, 2020

Will the last remaining Canadian ice shelf collapse wake us up about global warming?

Canadian Arctic has been getting hotter by the day and that has…

  • Aug 12, 2020

Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

Stronger tomorrow plan offers blueprint for job-rich recovery, says Jeff Zweig and Greg D’Avignon

  • Aug 5, 2020

Femicide still exists, everywhere, and here’s why you should care

Last week started with a barrage of black and white photos of…

Local journalism is about rallying for the community not clicks

When I started my undergrad studies in journalism, I was a starry-eyed…

A need to make online and offline space less toxic

Intolerance could be the word of the decade with the way things…

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020

My mental health and me

Our mental health is as important as our physical health. Disturbances in…

  • Jul 8, 2020

Houstonites deserve easier access to transparency in setting gas prices

It shouldn’t require a background in investigative journalism or familiarity with freedom…

COLUMN: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Finally, Washington’s NFL team would have a name everyone could cheer with pride

Finlayson: B.C.’s economy devastated by pandemic – and the measures taken to contain it

‘Policy-makers should be acutely sensitive to the financial health of the overall business sector’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Police should not have access to data from coronavirus contact tracing apps

‘This is not the first time that public health, privacy and law enforcement have collided’

  • Jun 24, 2020

COLUMN: I sneezed, I coughed, so I got tested for COVID-19

Accessing a swab test is easy these days, but the actual test can more than a little daunting