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Letters Feb. 20: Where B.C. ferries should be built; private development won't fix housing

Letters Feb. 20: Where B.C. ferries should be built; private development won't fix housing

Comment: Government wants housing? Then get out of the way

Comment: Government wants housing? Then get out of the way

After two generations of unworkable government housing policy choices, it’s no wonder the private sector isn’t building rentals
Comment: Budget should get rid of B.C.'s arcane — and costly — labour policy

Comment: Budget should get rid of B.C.'s arcane — and costly — labour policy

The province should be making public investments go further, by providing better value on big-ticket items like infrastructure.
Letters Feb. 19: Using fossil fuels; solving the drug problem; making streets safer

Letters Feb. 19: Using fossil fuels; solving the drug problem; making streets safer

Trevor Hancock: Reaching goal of Zero Hunger includes improving affordability of healthy food

Trevor Hancock: Reaching goal of Zero Hunger includes improving affordability of healthy food

Besides ending hunger, Zero Hunger includes improving nutrition and promoting sustainable agriculture
Monique Keiran: Damaging moth with Tina Turner hairdo unwelcome in B.C.

Monique Keiran: Damaging moth with Tina Turner hairdo unwelcome in B.C.

The B.C. Ministry of Forests is planning to spray more than 650 hectares with a biological insecticide called Foray 48B to eradicate spongy moths
Geoff Johnson: Studying the humanities helps foster skills that are increasingly needed

Geoff Johnson: Studying the humanities helps foster skills that are increasingly needed

The employment market of the near future will demand fewer hard skills, since technical tasks can be automated, and more people who can put information into a human context.
Adrian Raeside cartoon: Appreciating the Centennial Square fountain

Adrian Raeside cartoon: Appreciating the Centennial Square fountain

Comment: Dentists need to ensure their businesses are viable

Comment: Dentists need to ensure their businesses are viable

A government dental benefit plan that doesn’t pay 100 per cent of a dentist’s fees makes it difficult to run a profitable practice.
Comment: Navalny is now immortal, and Putin has never been weaker

Comment: Navalny is now immortal, and Putin has never been weaker

Navalny’s murder — because that is what it is — will make of his example a precious national legend of bravery.