Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

Fly tying for beginners: keep it simple and fun

Join Mirror columnist Don Daniels at the library in the new year to learn or practice fly-tying

  • Dec 29, 2019

Mike’s Musings: How’d you make out, Future Me?

If anyone needs me, I’ll be cleaning my shop

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Out of the cold
Timberline Secondary School presents Avenue Q
Forestry Rally sets off
Tyee Plaza Clocktower finds its new home

Durand: Sometimes you gotta put your ego aside

Mirror columnist James Durand knows what it’s like to be humbled

  • Dec 28, 2019

Year in Review: MP Rachel Blaney

2019 was my first time seeking re-election as your MP for North…

OUR VIEW: A time of giving

There’s a lot of good out there

  • Dec 25, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

Climate strikes are an example of youth becoming politicized and rejecting adult inaction

OUR VIEW: Too many secrets

Despite years of openness promises, politicians still keep too many secrets

  • Dec 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

DNA tests make fun holiday gifts, but beware of the hype

Whether interested in your health or your ancestors, it is important to understand how these tests work

New Zealand took less than a month to ban assault weapons; what’s Canada’s excuse?

The editorial on the Montreal Massacre was right next to a political…

  • Dec 13, 2019

Mike’s Musings: ‘How can I help?’ instead of ‘Whose fault is it?’

Instead of playing the blame game, why can’t we just look at what the fix is?

Samaritans show up on dark, stormy night

It’s no surprise that there are Good Samaritans out there. We hear…

Editorial: Montreal Massacre anniversary reminds us there’s still work to do

Their names were Geneviève Bergeron, Hélène Colgan, Nathalie Croteau, Barbara Daigneault, Anne-Marie…

  • Dec 11, 2019

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas

It makes me really sad that you don’t understand the labour relations side of the business.

  • Dec 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

The Canadian economy seems strong, but there are many signs pointing to…

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

Help stem the sea level rise that is inevitably going to flood old gas stations out of existence

Readers are well used to the short-sightedness of Black Press’ opinion pieces…

  • Dec 6, 2019