Opinion

Letters: week of May 17

Liberal worldview on abortion wrong Sir:  The letter from C. M. Law (April 26) regarding mourning for aborted children is something to think about. The writer states that the old days and the particular cruelties associated with forced pregnancy are gone. Could it be that under this cloak of charity and compassion is barbarism and… Read more »

Letters: week of May 10

Congratulations on the newspaper awards Sir: Happy and good news is always needed these days. Congratulations to all the staff at The Journal for the recent awards. I always knew you were special. I enjoy your publication each week. The local content has something, or someone, of interest to our home. I always scan the… Read more »

Letters: week of May 3

MP Gladu misleading voters on Liberal job grants, gun control Sir: Sarnia-Lambton MP Marilyn Gladu has publicly stated Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party Summer Jobs funding criteria infringes upon freedom of belief. That is tap dancing around the truth. The funding criterion has nothing to do with what anyone chooses to believe. It asks Canadians to… Read more »

Letters: week of April 26

What’s driving up gas prices?   Sir: High gas prices got you down? Our friend and neighbour blames the evil “oil companies” who presumably have colluded to raise prices and bought off the politicians. Unfortunately, the truth is far less exciting. While everyone knows the market sets the price of crude, no one understands that the… Read more »

OPINION: Sarnians gets a dazzling new technology! The dial telephone

Phil Egan It was a big day in the history of Sarnia’s telecommunications. “Dial Telephone in Service Here Early Tomorrow” read the front-page banner story in The Canadian Observer. A photograph accompanying the story depicted Bell Telephone staffers, including Manager F.A. Power and Chief Operator Miss Alice B. Edwards, preparing for the changeover from the… Read more »

Letters: week of April 19

Millions of children have been lost to abortion Sir: Many babies have died in our local hospital, yet this never makes the papers. These babies never had their pictures in the local obituaries. No parents wrote loving tributes to a tiny life. These babies were not even given the dignity of a name. They were… Read more »