Dear Editor,

Re:” Remember those who sacrificed for our freedom”

So, according to the author, Trumpus Maximus has contributed more to America than any president since Reagan. Well, he is partly correct. Trump has divided America more than “Tricky Dick” Nixon ever did.

He has led an unsuccessful war against COVID-19. Over a thousand Americans are dying every day from the pandemic, yet good old Trumpus plays golf and twitters away his presidency. But Hey! What does one expe

Read more

Dear Editor,

As we continue to battle the coronavirus pandemic, the increased isolation, physical distancing, health and financial concerns has led to heightened anxiety, depression, substance abuse and a suicide crisis.

Research conducted by the Canadian Mental Health Association has shown that more Canadians, especially our most vulnerable, are thinking about suicide. As your Member of Parliament, I have heard many tragic stories of how suicide has impacted our communities.

Canada’s Suic

Read more

Dear Editor,

There is a lot of confusion around Canada’s equalization payment program. Among those confused is a recent letter writer to the Capital. If people believe what he says, then his confusion is passed on to others as truth – which it isn’t. Unfortunately, Albertans have been so propagandized by their own media and politicians that equalization payments have become a complaint that has caused considerable animosity between provinces and the people that reside in them.

Read more

Dear Editor,

I recently saw a post on Facebook of photos of President Trump and his family, nothing political mentioned. One of the comments posted was that he was a self centred lying narcissist who was was destroying democracy and dividing millions. I thought that auto correct had changed Trudeau to Trump as the comments apply more correctly to PM Trudeau than to President Trump. The President could well be a self centred narcissist but there is no doubt that our PM is. The President has been

Read more