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Op-eds

After a distinguished career in journalism, Sen. Paula Simons was appointed to the Red Chamber in 2018. She is currently a columnist for Alberta Views magazine and her work has also appeared in the CBC, Maclean's, the Ottawa Citizen and the Hill Times.

Please find below a list of all of her published op-eds since being appointed. 

Date

Title

Publication

2020-06-01

Finding Fortitude: Canada’s most powerful memorial

Alberta Views

2020-03-20

Fates Intertwined: Alberta and Quebec, joined by pipe

Alberta Views

2020-01-01

The Story of Joseph Lewis: Diversity is Alberta’s strength

Alberta Views

2019-08-29

OPINION | Paula Simons: What it's like as a reporter embedded in the Canadian Senate

CBC

2019-07-01

Paula Simons: My Canada includes Alberta

CBC

2019-05-21

No, I haven’t broken the Senate

Maclean’s

2019-04-10

Public works require public input, but can't be hamstrung by it

Hill Times

2019-02-25

Simons: Opening the door on the Chamber of Secrets (a.k.a. the Senate)

Ottawa Citizen

2018-10-05

Paula Simons: I've been traded to the senators. But I'll always cheer for Edmonton

Edmonton Journal

 

 

 

"Our diversity has always been our strength, even when we didn’t realize, much less celebrate, it."

- Sen. Paula Simons in Alberta Views