Opinion

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

EDITORIAL: Dragon Boat Festival provides inspiration in Victoria

This weekend’s event features competition, courage and culture

Selling off airports would be short-sighted

Increased competition needed, not a change in airport ownership

DAVID SUZUKI: Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call

Human and economic impacts of climate change staggering, Suzuki says

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Island Health message in editorial makes little sense to News reader

Victoria News piece seems to condone drug use

  • Aug 15th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Drug use tips the right idea for now

Island Health’s strategy to help prevent overdose deaths makes sense

  • Aug 15th, 2017
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          Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

          Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

          EDITORIAL : Victoria parks camping rules need to be enforced

          Public parks not there for free tourist accommodation

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

          Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

          Boulevard maintenance takes a leap forward

          Send your letters to editor@oakbaynews.com

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          A one-in-a-million piece of good news

          Good news was in my own backyard

          Letter: Well-fed babies soothe reader

          Send your letters to editor@oakbaynews.com

          • Aug 1st, 2017

          Letter: Stuffed dog poop bags prevalent in South Oak Bay

          Send your letter to editor@oakbaynews.com

          • Aug 1st, 2017

          Mount Edward supportive housing plan right for Victoria

          Despite housing a larger number than currently on site, this proposal makes sense

          OPINION: New era for editor in new-look Victoria

          Changes for the better, says Black Press veteran Don Descoteau

          Change of course needed for ICBC

          It’s time the provincial government looked at ending the monopoly on automobile insurance

          • Jul 29th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Simple message says it all

          Cards from schoolchildren plastered on fire department vehicle express sentiments most British Columians are feeling

          • Jul 28th, 2017