Columnists

ZYTARUK: Bureaucracy a bellyache from cradle to grave

Vital Statistics should be called Vital Stick Its, because they really stick it to you

  • Sep 10th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5th, 2018
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COLUMN: Building a case for quicker class projects

Surrey has a good case for getting school building funds earlier, writes columnist Frank Bucholtz

  • Sep 5th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

COLUMN: Surrey First naysayer goes out with a bang

Plenty of political fireworks over candidate’s call for ban on handguns

  • Aug 29th, 2018

COLUMN: Pressures of change on longtime Surrey residents

Ever-changing Fraser Highway a microcosm of city, writes columnist Frank Bucholtz

  • Aug 22nd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan’s latest reality check on wildfire threat

‘New normal’ is not a solution, just an empty sound bite

COLUMN: Semiahmoo Peninsula rail relocation much easier said than done

Numerous obstacles would hinder a rails-to-trails approach

B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

BUILDING BRIDGES: Rainbow of questions brings opportunity

Sometimes, a reminder that we all matter – no matter what – is needed, writes Taslim Jaffer

  • Aug 16th, 2018

COLUMN: Slate of confusion

Six slates contesting an election is very confusing for voters, writes PAN columnist Frank Bucholtz

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

COLUMN: One issue we agree on hits home

Poll shows Metro Vancouver residents agree there is a housing crisis in region

  • Aug 8th, 2018

COLUMN: We deserve more than the party line

Civic politicians too often step up… only to fade into the background, writes Lance Peverley

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

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