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OPINION: B.C. concert industry not setting the stage for goodwill – or refunds – during COVID-19 pandemic

OPINION: B.C. concert industry not setting the stage for goodwill – or refunds – during COVID-19 pandemic

The concert industry has an uncanny talent at times for working against the goodwill of those it stages.
We’ve been asking for more active transportation for years. Can the pandemic get us rolling?

We’ve been asking for more active transportation for years. Can the pandemic get us rolling?

Let’s think now about how walking and cycling can at the very least help eliminate congestion when we return to “normal.”
OPINION: Tricky finding 'sweet spot' to restart B.C. economy

OPINION: Tricky finding 'sweet spot' to restart B.C. economy

How can we – even gently – restart the economy and live normal lives again without risk?
OPINION: When did we stop thinking that prisoners were people?

OPINION: When did we stop thinking that prisoners were people?

B.C. prisoners with symptoms or a diagnosis of COVID-19 are being given the most inhumane treatment our justice system knows
Will human behaviour be fundamentally changed when COVID-19 ends?

Will human behaviour be fundamentally changed when COVID-19 ends?

"COVID-19 has surely led to some behavioral changes and it will be interesting to track how humans will respond after things get back to normal."
OPINION: Vancouver's mayor Kennedy Stewart is completely uninspiring during COVID-19

OPINION: Vancouver's mayor Kennedy Stewart is completely uninspiring during COVID-19

It'd be nice if he let us know we're not on the verge of sliding into the ocean
So which politician flushed their toilet during a Vancouver virtual council meeting?

So which politician flushed their toilet during a Vancouver virtual council meeting?

Technical difficulties force mayor to abandon at-home experiment to run council meeting
LETTER: 7 p.m. frontline worker cheer is offensive to my sensibilities

LETTER: 7 p.m. frontline worker cheer is offensive to my sensibilities

"Please stop the circus."
B.C. politics bully Patti Bacchus thinks our community newspaper is fake news

B.C. politics bully Patti Bacchus thinks our community newspaper is fake news

Taking a page from Rob Ford and Trump's playbook is an interesting strategy
OPINION: B.C.'s 'heavy measures' for incoming travellers lead Canada

OPINION: B.C.'s 'heavy measures' for incoming travellers lead Canada

Travellers returning or arriving to B.C. now face fairly heavy measures, but measures that are sorely needed as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.