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Letters to the Editor


LETTER: So-called 'patronage appointments' par for course

LETTER: So-called 'patronage appointments' par for course

'Governments tend to appoint people they know and trust, or have reason to believe will do the job,' says letter writer
LETTER: Conservatives, federally, would be 'disastrous'

LETTER: Conservatives, federally, would be 'disastrous'

'Slashing programs on vulnerable people is a hallmark of the Ford government,' laments letter writer, who warns of similar concerns if Conservatives win federal election
LETTER: High costs for long-term care 'unforgivable'

LETTER: High costs for long-term care 'unforgivable'

'Heartless corporations who could charge less for their services are always available for those with the cash, pensions and financial legacy,' says letter writer
LETTER: Seeing loved ones suffer 'very painful to watch'

LETTER: Seeing loved ones suffer 'very painful to watch'

Reader says MAID would save family, friends pain of watching someone they love 'deteriorate into helplessness'
LETTER: MAID allows families to avoid suffering

LETTER: MAID allows families to avoid suffering

When you have dementia or Alzheimer’s, 'you are not living, you are just existing, and putting an awful burden on your family', reader says
LETTER: Ability to choose MAID 'so important'

LETTER: Ability to choose MAID 'so important'

'The person who is sick does not want family and friends to watch and see them struggling to stay alive,' says letter writer
LETTER: People of 'sound mind' should be able to choose MAID

LETTER: People of 'sound mind' should be able to choose MAID

'I choose not to end my life suffering or knowing my family is suffering watching me waste away,' says 71-year-old letter writer
LETTER: MP pushes for local solution to safety lights

LETTER: MP pushes for local solution to safety lights

'Council and the mayor are very responsive and would have no issue providing an explanation and listening to solutions,' says Brassard
LETTER: More protection needed for students on buses

LETTER: More protection needed for students on buses

'It’s time to put two responsible adults on each and every school bus in Canada,' says letter writer
LETTER: MP urged to intervene, turn safety lights back on

LETTER: MP urged to intervene, turn safety lights back on

'If an exemption cannot be made, then remove the sign and put the lights back on,' says letter writer