Opinion

National Newspaper Week: Reporting the truth is important

Journalists know one thing for certain — readers can handle the truth.…

  • Oct 9, 2020

 

Trudeau’s infrastructure gamble

If a door-to-door salesman pitched you on a “win-win” sale, your first…

  • Oct 8, 2020

 

Opinion: Unlike in the U.S., Canada’s leaders’ health is a mystery

Donald Trump would never trade jobs with Justin Trudeau, but right now,…

  • Oct 6, 2020

 

Opinion: Cities’ push for new taxes is divorced from reality

‘Councillors want Kenney to make it easier for them to put their grubby paws on our paycheques’

  • Oct 1, 2020

David Marsden: Molly Banister extension must be kept

‘It would be a mistake to take a sensible response to future residential development off the table’

  • Sep 28, 2020

Pandemic, not climate change, is the priority for now

‘We know climate change is sitting out there. It is not going farther away, it’s coming closer’

  • Sep 28, 2020

Let’s hope this childcare plan enjoys a speedy, safe delivery

The persuading has been done. Now, the hard work begins

  • Sep 25, 2020

Pandemic means premiers are no longer in limelight

The ‘resistance’ isn’t exactly futile, but it isn’t Trudeau’s biggest problem any more

  • Sep 21, 2020

Hay’s Daze: Happy to be left out of the picture

Talk about being out of the loop. Head in the sand. Uninformed,…

  • Sep 19, 2020

Opinion: Plenty of reasons to avoid an election this fall

Pandemics, like elections, are democratic: Everyone gets a vote, and everyone can catch coronavirus

  • Sep 18, 2020

Opinion: O’Toole’s bid to win over union votes might just work

Tory leader singles out China, in particular, as a threat to Canadian jobs

  • Sep 17, 2020

We’re witnessing the last days of the old Middle East

A huge, mostly jobless young population living close to despair is now the Arab norm

  • Sep 16, 2020

Opinion: Take tax hikes off the table

Albertans don’t need to worry about the government reaching deeper into our pockets.

  • Sep 16, 2020

Lots of rhetoric, few policies

Parties have been test-driving their competing visions as they head toward a showdown

  • Sep 15, 2020

Tech giants can expect a battle

Reckoning is coming for social-media companies that fail to assume their societal responsibilities

  • Sep 10, 2020

Tax cut could fuel recovery

A tax-cut led approach would empower thousands of businesses across the entire economy

  • Sep 9, 2020

Women come to the rescue

Changes offer hope to girls and young women everywhere

  • Sep 8, 2020

Opinion: Canada’s keeping close eye on Australia’s fight with Facebook

Facebook argues its relationship with news organizations is a symbiotic one

  • Sep 4, 2020

Moms are paying a price for our pandemic policies

Ramifications of shelter-at-home measures fall mostly to women

  • Sep 3, 2020

Opinion: We shouldn’t be toppling statues

Unpopular statues should just put in their place, placed in context, or put in storage.

  • Sep 3, 2020