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Comment: Immigrants will not find housing or adequate health care

Comment: Immigrants will not find housing or adequate health care

There’s no doubt that immigrants are needed to help fill worker shortages, but a million per year?
Herbal Healing: Gout can be addressed through natural means

Herbal Healing: Gout can be addressed through natural means

Signs and symptoms often begin without much warning, and can be precipitated by relatively minor events such as stubbing a toe
Cartoon: House of Commons sitting

Cartoon: House of Commons sitting

How closely do you follow what goes on in Ottawa?
Opinion: Democracy undermined by NDP's Land Act plans

Opinion: Democracy undermined by NDP's Land Act plans

"In a democracy, the principle of inclusion demands that those affected by collective decisions have the right to participate in making those decisions," writes the vice-president of BC United.
Baldrey: Drug decriminalization in B.C. — one year later

Baldrey: Drug decriminalization in B.C. — one year later

No B.C. politician of any stripe will advocate for a widespread expansion of non-prescribed safe supply of drugs, columnist Keith Baldrey believes.
Rob Shaw: Online exploitation legislation tears down political walls for grieving B.C. family

Rob Shaw: Online exploitation legislation tears down political walls for grieving B.C. family

‘He promised me Carson’s death would not be in vain,’ father Ryan Cleland recalls of encounter with premier
Editorial: BC NDP all hot air on 2030 gas ban plan

Editorial: BC NDP all hot air on 2030 gas ban plan

During a housing crisis for availability and affordability, the BC government is offering a plan to make new homes more expensive to build and live in.
Comment: Feeding addicts what they crave is no solution

Comment: Feeding addicts what they crave is no solution

The suggestion that expanding access to hydromorphone by making it available without prescription will do nothing to reduce toxic fentanyl overdoses.
Kicking the Clutter: Embrace a growth mindset to achieve success

Kicking the Clutter: Embrace a growth mindset to achieve success

Self awareness and purposeful decisions make it easier to take action
Trevor Hancock: The fossil-fuel industry is the new tobacco

Trevor Hancock: The fossil-fuel industry is the new tobacco

Not only does it disregard the wellbeing of people and the planet in its pursuit of profit, it uses many of the same tactics — even consultants — as the tobacco industry