Opinion

Response full of theatrics, fallacies

Turning away from this straw man we can instead focus our attention on the issues.

  • Sep 17, 2020

Transition Network clearly Marxist

Permaculture has become a vehicle for Marxist indoctrination.

  • Sep 17, 2020

Groups may not be what they say they are

Did he even read the two letters he seemed so intent on criticizing?

  • Sep 17, 2020

Mary Lowther column: Getting the post-summer garden ready for what’s next

We’re in transition time between seasons.

  • Sep 19, 2020

Sarah Simpson Column: Creativity, and smoke, yields two new ‘computers’

My son opted to empty the recycling bin of all its boxes and create stuff.

Editorial: Tiny houses should be an option in Cowichan

We are missing the boat by not enabling the building of tiny houses.

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Communism not a threat, but transparency needed from local organizations

I agree, communism died in Russia

  • Sep 16, 2020

Radical left can sneak into community organizations

One need not be full-blown communist to have bad ideas that sound good on paper

  • Sep 16, 2020

Smoke affecting the animals?

An example of what we are witnessing are the bats.

  • Sep 15, 2020

Conservatives good for the country and the poor

It is conservatives who spend the most time focusing on how to reduce national debt

  • Sep 15, 2020

Cruise ship answer to homelessness problem?

Cafeterias could be set up as soup kitchens.

  • Sep 15, 2020

10 years of dedication at Cairnsmore

Words cannot express how grateful we are

  • Sep 15, 2020

Clean drug supply will save lives

Getting the ‘drowning’ ashore through health care etc. comes next.

  • Sep 15, 2020

Weir replacement disregarding property owners

It seems that this project is bulldozing forward.

  • Sep 15, 2020

E&N a losing proposition

This organization cannot make a profit for the government

  • Sep 15, 2020

Groups state goals plainly on their websites, accusations of communism daft

A common tactic used by anti-communists is to claim that there is some sort of hidden agenda.

  • Sep 14, 2020

Calling those trying to act with compassion as ‘Do gooders and non-profits’ draws ire

Drastic and fundamental changes in the way we live and treat each other the only solution

  • Sep 14, 2020

LETTER: Invest in higher education to help Island communities recover from COVID-19

Island faculty, union leaders call on government for more post-secondary funding

  • Sep 11, 2020

Community Benefits Agreement costing money

This new corporation should be cancelled

  • Sep 10, 2020

More info needed on little known organizations

A caution that some sort of possible activism is operating in our community that should be exposed.

  • Sep 9, 2020