Letters

LETTER: City almost gone to the dogs

Bittersweet return to City of Duncan

  • Oct 18th, 2017

People feeling pressured to sign Saltair petition?

I am suggesting if four people personally talked to me, how many others are there?

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Proportional respresentation increases democracy

There are many other advantages to well designed PR systems

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Proportional representation switches from majority to minority

This is now displayed in B.C. where the two least-liked parties control government.

  • Oct 16th, 2017

We must answer tough questions to avoid U.S. slide

I am writing this to you as a former American, who has “lost his (former) country”

  • Oct 16th, 2017

NDP has strayed from fair, balanced policies

Brian Marlatt’s recent letter regarding the threat to democracy represented by NDP policy is dead on.

  • Oct 13th, 2017
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Dairy farmers keeping eye on NAFTA

     

    Town, agencies, neighbours concerned about digging that occurred along Cowichan River

       

      Shawnigan Lake celebrates new Pavilion

         

        Lake Cowichan hosts a Business Showcase

           

          Carrying sign in store was last resort, not harassment

          I’ve exhausted correct and proper procedures.

          • Oct 13th, 2017

          Furstenau was speaking for thousands

          I suggest that Cobble Hill Holdings take their losses and just leave our community alone.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Some still don’t understand how much water they waste

          It didn’t take me long to find a hose running in the grass on the property adjacent to the road.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Change toxic, outdated NAFTA rules

          Do we choose inviting corporations to come in and take

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          We need to care for the land, not destroy it

          The destruction of land has to be stopped.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Time to dump NAFTA

          Quebec can pass any laws they deem fit to protect their environment.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Time to toss ISDS in the trash bin of history

          The majority of the lawsuits are over our environmental regulations.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Stop outrageous corporate lawsuits in new NAFTA

          Canada is already the most-sued country in the global north

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Close all tax loopholes for the rich

          Tax the rich; make any income over $1 million taxed to the max.

          • Oct 10th, 2017

          Saying no to pipelines increases emissions

          The refineries on the East Coast will now import crude from countries such as Saudi Arabia.

          • Oct 10th, 2017

          Continued growth not necessarily a good thing

          People say that there is a housing shortage, not enough places for people to live.

          • Oct 10th, 2017

          Millennials are fed up with climate dismissives

          As a millennial, I find it insulting to see Mr. Fletcher dismiss the importance of climate change.

          • Oct 10th, 2017

          All hands needed on the SS Mother Earth

          Dear climate skeptic:

          • Oct 10th, 2017