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LETTER: New government in Canada must create a seniors strategy

‘Federal election is an opportunity to champion innovative ideas to improve the health-care system’

  • Sep 17, 2021

 

A health care worker is seen outside the Emergency dept. of the Vancouver General Hospital in Vancouver on March 30, 2020. he B.C. government says temporary pandemic pay that was promised to essential workers in mid-May should be coming in October. The stipend was promised to hundreds of thousands of essential workers for work done between March and July and some workers say they’re frustrated it still hasn’t arrived. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

LETTER: Compassion needed, not vaccination coercion

Forcing health-care workers to get vaccinated shows complete disregard for constitutional rights

  • Sep 17, 2021

 

A man with a sign that read "Question Every thing" at Vedder Road and Yale Road in April 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Paul Henderson/ Progress file)

LETTER: Opinion article on ‘death of expertise’ should be required reading

‘Like Darwin said, ignorance is more comforting than knowledge’

  • Sep 17, 2021

 

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LETTER: There are good people in Chilliwack

Good Samaritans help man who locked keys in car

  • Sep 17, 2021
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LETTER: Following rules? That interferes with my personal freedoms!

‘Go ahead and blow as hard as you want’

  • Sep 3, 2021
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Trainer Karly Estey has her COVID-19 QR code scanned by Jonathan Gagne, manager of Orangetheory Fitness in Montreal, Wednesday, September 1, 2021, as the Quebec government’s COVID-19 vaccine passport comes into effect. . THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

LETTER: Do individual rights really reign supreme?

‘How can revealing that you’ve been vaccinated possibly affect your private life?’

  • Sep 3, 2021
Trainer Karly Estey has her COVID-19 QR code scanned by Jonathan Gagne, manager of Orangetheory Fitness in Montreal, Wednesday, September 1, 2021, as the Quebec government’s COVID-19 vaccine passport comes into effect. . THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
The Suncor oil sands facility seen from a helicopter near Fort McMurray, Alta., Tuesday, July 10, 2012. The insurance industry is grappling with whether to continue supporting fossil fuels in the face of the climate change threat. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

LETTER: Climate crisis must be at the forefront of all government policy

‘The coming two decades will not look like the last two’

  • Sep 3, 2021
The Suncor oil sands facility seen from a helicopter near Fort McMurray, Alta., Tuesday, July 10, 2012. The insurance industry is grappling with whether to continue supporting fossil fuels in the face of the climate change threat. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
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LETTER: Better solutions for mental health crisis than a hotline

Political elite have no clue or empathy for those who live their lives in overwhelming depression

  • May 27, 2021
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LETTER: Protecting others is honouring God

Rebecca Stirling voices her agreement with retired pastor

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LETTER: Joint replacement wait times in B.C.

Arthritis society’s call for government to make reducing wait times a priority

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LETTER: Hey wallet thief, did you think about harm caused, disabled B.C. woman asks

Letter writer makes unique offer to wallet thief

  • Oct 12, 2020
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LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

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

  • Jul 20, 2020
LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia