Opinion Columns

Benns’ Belief: Value of unions should be taught by schools, media

When I open my Globe and Mail newspaper, I can easily find the business section. I can learn about the latest corporate acquisitions. I might find an analysis of how the economy is faring.

Trevor’s Take: February is the worst month

Oh my God. The last, and by last I mean the very very last thing I need in the entire freaking universe right now is another February.

Canadian health system may have its flaws, but its structure is sound

After years of practicing medicine in Canada and the United States I left for China to work for 10 years there, and then another seven years in Thailand and Cambodia.

Dr. Bocking, Medical Officer of Health at HKPRDHU

Seniors especially need a boost, says medical officer of health

“Give me a boost!”

As a young child, you may have made this request to an older sibling or parent at some point – maybe for help to reach something or gain a better view.

Pair up in threes for the environment

Cool Tips for a Hot Planet series

It was déjà vu all over again, to quote famous New York Yankee Yogi Berra.

Trevor’s Take: Here we go again

The ominous spectre of the Omicron variant is just starting to affect our case counts. By the time you are reading this, the situation will be much worse than it is as I write this.

Benns’ Belief: Windows of change

My grandmother never wanted me to grow up. She told me so every time I would visit her rural Apsley-area home.