Editorials

EDITORIAL: Images of suffering children reflect new American reality

They’re sounds and images that could melt the coldest of hearts. But…

  • Jun 22, 2018

Editorial: Lessons learned

Lack of communications was key factor in starting parks dispute

  • Jun 20, 2018

EDITORIAL: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer

Canadian Blood Services calling for donors during traditionally quieter vacation season

  • Jun 14, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: Too quick to judge

Social media posts and online news are often shared – and commented on – without careful thought

  • Jun 6, 2018

Editorial: Political parties missing the point

Where has all the representation gone?

  • Jun 3, 2018

Editorial: Is anyone listening?

Governments need to work with people

  • May 30, 2018

Editorial: Affordable housing focus

Sometimes, you need to stop and think

  • May 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: Too quick to judge

Social media posts and online news are often shared – and commented on – without careful thought

  • May 23, 2018

Editorial: The new normal

This may be the new spring weather

  • May 18, 2018

Editorial: Our doors are open

Western News moves downtown

  • May 16, 2018

Editorial: Being prepared is key

Floods, fires, earthquakes… no matter the disaster, it pays to be prepared

  • May 11, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

Editorial: Committing to mental health awareness

May 7-13 is Mental Health Week in Canada

  • May 9, 2018

Who did we offend, anyway?

The line of argumentation in this editorial is admittedly not a hard…

  • May 6, 2018

Cartoon: The final straw?

By Steve Kidd Western News Staff

  • May 5, 2018

Editorial: Finding the good people

How do you define a good person?

  • May 3, 2018

Editorial: Installing Wi-Fi in hospitals should be a priority

It boils down to a couple of major considerations: boredom and isolation.

  • Apr 30, 2018

Editorial: Let’s look at the facts

Lack of evidence doesn’t stop fear mongers

  • Apr 20, 2018