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What Canada can learn from America about small business survival

What Canada can learn from America about small business survival

Although the U.S. is providing many examples of what not to do in the pandemic, its handling of small business survival is admirable and could provide some learnings for Canadian subsidy programs
Dying in pandemic times: My son and my father passed away in a 6-week span

Dying in pandemic times: My son and my father passed away in a 6-week span

"Neither of them died of COVID-19. But the experience of their last weeks, days and hours was indelibly shaped by the difficult times humanity is facing as it confronts the pandemic."
OPINION: Premier Horgan shouldn’t squander goodwill by calling early election

OPINION: Premier Horgan shouldn’t squander goodwill by calling early election

"There is little evidence that the public is clamoring for an election."
OPINION: Don’t expect a pandemic rebate from ICBC — it’s flat broke

OPINION: Don’t expect a pandemic rebate from ICBC — it’s flat broke

Other insurance companies in Canada are offering rebates to help customers through the pandemic, so why can’t ICBC do the same?
What the heck is pickleball and why do I love it so much?

What the heck is pickleball and why do I love it so much?

"I can tell right now that pickleball is going to be a problem."
Canadians pick their most loved – and loathed – prime ministers in poll

Canadians pick their most loved – and loathed – prime ministers in poll

When the things that bug us about how the country is or was run are fresh in our minds, we tend to forget what made us mad at previous holders of the highest political office
OPINION: Vancouver mayor unapologetic after flouting COVID-19 health order on restaurant patio

OPINION: Vancouver mayor unapologetic after flouting COVID-19 health order on restaurant patio

Next stop, Third Beach drum circle?
Here's what it's like to stay at a downtown Vancouver hotel right now

Here's what it's like to stay at a downtown Vancouver hotel right now

We checked in to check it out
OPINION: This Canadian airport was a troubling COVID-19 'gong show'

OPINION: This Canadian airport was a troubling COVID-19 'gong show'

Safe airline travel is emerging as a key public health issue in the era of COVID-19
Dr. Henry resisting any thought of new pandemic restrictions

Dr. Henry resisting any thought of new pandemic restrictions

Even in the face of a relatively significant COVID-19 outbreak in Kelowna, she's sticking to a stance she outlined in June