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Opinion: Mandate protests failed on all counts

Opinion: Mandate protests failed on all counts

The whole point of a protest is garnering public support. If anything, though, this protest has divided the country with families and friends at odds with each other over what to do.
Editorial: Doug Ford for PM

Editorial: Doug Ford for PM

He’s Fred Flintstone in a suit, not the smartest guy in the room but willing to admit it and willing to heed the advice from those who know more than he does
Opinion: Trades training needs far more than a name change

Opinion: Trades training needs far more than a name change

It all sounds great, but the devil really is in the details of this misguided change in policy.
Opinion: Protesters have no idea how good they have it

Opinion: Protesters have no idea how good they have it

We see no tear gas, no water cannons, no police with riot shields, no one being beaten and dragged off to an unknown location. These people are free to block roads, make noise and even disrupt international trade.
Opinion: African pioneer gave his life for freedom

Opinion: African pioneer gave his life for freedom

Patrice Lumumba was a part of the global independence movement after the Second World War. 
Letter to the editor: Love for Lorne

Letter to the editor: Love for Lorne

I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Lorne LaRose, Elvis, of the PG Hotel fame. We as kids of the 1970’s and adolescence had our fun with music and fun.
Letter to the editor: Editorial stand appreciated

Letter to the editor: Editorial stand appreciated

Bravo for not playing into the hands of these misguided protesters and giving them what they are so desperate for – attention! Thank you. Peter Chmiel Kelowna
Opinion: Journalists are our friends

Opinion: Journalists are our friends

Dear journalists, when interviewing everyday folks, give them the benefit of the doubt, especially when asking about something they are quite passionate about.
Editorial: Time for Trudeau to call in the troops

Editorial: Time for Trudeau to call in the troops

Funny how the Conservative Party of Canada and our two local Conservative MPs took so long before telling “Freedom Convoy” protesters that their voices were heard and now it’s time to let other Canadians enjoy their freedoms, like going to work and crossing the border.
Letter to the editor: Conservatives are scary

Letter to the editor: Conservatives are scary

The Conservative Party just picked a clone of Donald Trump, with a MAGA hat and echoing his infamous words (There are good people on both sides) regarding the so-called protest against the COVID mandates.