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May 16, 2019, by Susan O'Donnell

For environmental activists, the highlight of opposition day on May 16 was the vote by the New Brunswick Legislative Assembly to pass the second reading of Bill 23, An Act […]

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May 15, 2019, by Abram Lutes

Almost 300 workers, members of local 7085 of the United Steelworkers (USW), at the Belledune lead and zinc smelter in northern New Brunswick, have been on strike since April 24 […]

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May 15, 2019, by David Frank

It is the most famous single event in Canadian labour history. For six weeks in the spring of 1919, some 30,000 workers in Winnipeg went out on a general strike […]

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May 14, 2019, by Tracy Glynn

People who live along the Hammond River near Saint John are dismayed that their opposition to a proposed gypsum quarry owned by J.D. Irving Ltd. has made them targets of […]

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May 13, 2019, by Tracy Glynn

People living along the Hammond River near Saint John are worried about how a proposed gypsum quarry will affect their wells, wetlands and quality of life. The project contravenes regulations […]

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May 12, 2019, by Lauren R. Korn

New Brunswick’s “Canadian Energy Watchdog” Chris Rouse presented his Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) on May 9 to a nearly packed house at the Wilmot Church sanctuary in Fredericton. His presentation, […]

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