Letters

LETTER: Kenyan fundraiser raised over $16,000

‘Thank you again to our awesome community of Chilliwack’

  • Jul 30, 2020

LETTER: Calls to remove Throness show we are losing freedoms in Canada

‘If Canada is truly diverse … then are not our diverse values allowed to be held and expressed?’

  • Jul 30, 2020

LETTER: ‘Unbelievable’ effort of BC Hydro crews to restore recent power outage

”Thank you from a very thankful Chilliwack resident’

  • Jul 30, 2020

LETTER: Absurd to claim banning conversion therapy is an assault on parental rights

‘Anti-gay bigotry among some letter writers is only matched by ignorance against science’

  • Jul 30, 2020

LETTER: ‘Oh for goodness sakes people, suck it up and wear a mask’

‘Shame’ for those at the Kelowna parties that spread the COVID-19 virus

  • Jul 30, 2020

LETTER: BC Liberals using tax dollars to deny letter writer’s humanity is wrong

‘Andrew Wilkinson has the right to believe anything he chooses’

  • Jul 24, 2020
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LETTER: Ameliorating the blight of racism

We need to ‘bend our anger toward future constructive purpose, and to speak to our life and no others’

  • Jul 24, 2020

LETTER: Banning conversion therapy is a direct attack on parental rights

Compassionate counselling has helped many people across Canada overcome unwanted same-sex attraction

  • Jul 24, 2020

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

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

  • Jul 20, 2020

LETTER: Store staff should all be wearing face masks

‘It would be nice to see staff protecting their customers’

  • Jul 17, 2020

LETTER: Hopefully pro-life award winners grow up to adopt or foster children

There are thousands of unwanted, neglected, abused and malnourished babies and children in the world

  • Jul 17, 2020

LETTER: Reader takes ‘great offence’ to First Nations defiance of DFO

‘Mr. Malloway [does] not get to hijack DFO and recreational anglers on the Vedder and Chehalis rivers

  • Jul 16, 2020

LETTER: Couple touched by anonymous free dinner

‘We were totally overwhelmed by such unbelievable kindness’

  • Jul 16, 2020

LETTER: Defunding police does not mean abolishing the RCMP

Officers are not trained the same way as mental health professionals

  • Jul 16, 2020

LETTER: Where are all the pro-police stories?

‘I find it hard to imagine a country without police’

  • Jul 16, 2020

LETTER: BC Liberals should not apologize for advertising in Christian publication

These are ‘attacks by the LGBTQ community and those who have a “progressive” agenda’

  • Jul 16, 2020

LETTER: First step to correct racist thinking is recognition

Unjust harm can come from those close to biased ideas

  • Jul 10, 2020

LETTER: Mayor’s words countering racism are worth repeating

‘Who would you rather having running the city and expressing the feelings most of us share?’

  • Jul 2, 2020

LETTER: Memorial service frustration under pandemic rules

‘If we were only a professional [sports], or if we could call this event some kind of protest’

  • Jun 29, 2020

LETTER: Rioters are not addressing the underlying problem

‘I didn’t choose this country as “my home and native land” but I’m so thankful I was born a Canadian’

  • Jun 18, 2020