Opinion

Published On: October 28, 2021
OPINION: TVO.org speaks with Green leader Mike Schreiner and deputy leader Dianne Saxe about their election 2022 climate plank and why they think voters want an honest plan — even if it costs them.
Published On: October 27, 2021
OPINION: Regardless of what denialists say, there is broad scholarly consensus that the term applies to the residential-school system.
Published On: October 26, 2021
OPINION: As soon as public-health measures end, businesses are going to push to get workers back in their cubicles Monday to Friday. That’s a decision too big to be left to the bosses.
Published On: October 25, 2021
OPINION: Yes, many things will return to normal. But that doesn’t mean we won’t have to be vigilant.
Published On: October 25, 2021
OPINION: This country has long been seen as a champion of internet freedom — a proposed law would jeopardize that reputation.
Published On: October 22, 2021
OPINION: The government has announced that it aims to lift all public-health measures by early next year. It’s a good plan — if the Tories can stick to it.
Published On: October 21, 2021
OPINION: The city is facing a housing-affordability crisis, and it’s recently suffered a series of pedestrian fatalities. Our officials have failed.
Published On: October 19, 2021
OPINION: Liberal leader Steven Del Duca is promising major voting changes. In the lead-up to the election, we need to press all parties for details about their visions of democratic reform.
Published On: October 18, 2021
OPINION: Bill 307 isn’t a bad law because it lacks a purpose. And it’s not bad because it required the notwithstanding clause. It’s bad because it’s sloppy and open to abuse.
Published On: October 18, 2021
OPINION: The idea that the pandemic should make the province rethink its plan to build more subways in Toronto is flawed. Subways were a good idea before COVID-19 — and they’ll be a good idea after it.  
Published On: October 15, 2021
OPINION: Things are looking up in Ontario. But the Tories shouldn’t let recent successes cloud their judgment like they did at the end of the second wave.
Published On: October 14, 2021
OPINION: Bars and restaurants will soon see the end of the capacity limits they’ve chafed under for so long. But lifting restrictions won’t solve their labour issues.
Published On: October 13, 2021
OPINION: Licensed child-care centres have limited spaces. For many parents, the only alternative is home child care. We need a new system.
Published On: October 12, 2021
OPINION: The federal Tories are arguing over where to go next. They should look to their provincial counterparts for a roadmap.
Published On: October 08, 2021
OPINION: The justification for the Ontario line and other transit plans was a growing army of workers commuting to downtown offices every day. What if they don’t come back after COVID-19?
Published On: October 06, 2021
OPINION: Punishing the most vulnerable is morally questionable and doesn’t address homelessness. We need to stop evictions and increase housing supply and supports.
Published On: October 05, 2021
OPINION: The recent Supreme Court decision and a shameful display at city council both call into question the kind of future we’re building here — and the interests that will shape it.
Published On: October 05, 2021
OPINION: Doug Ford is now promoting the Tories as the party of yes. But he only says yes after first saying no.