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February 17, 2018, by Jean-Claude Basque

It is time for New Brunswick to increase its minimum wage.  And contrary to the view of opponents, there are many convincing arguments for adopting this policy change. Consider that […]

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February 12, 2018, by David Frank

I remember listening to Paul Robeson, many years ago, in a class on American history. It was an LP called Ballad for Americans, and we played that ten-minute title track, […]

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February 12, 2018, by Edee Klee

Today’s news announced that New Brunswick may actually be in last place for economic growth. Cue online comment sections crammed with cynicisms and defeatist shoulder shrugs. But what if we […]

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February 10, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Tobique native Jeremy Dutcher has released a music video for The Honour Song that prominently features the 2013 resistance to shale gas exploration of the Mi’kmaq. Dutcher is one of the […]

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February 10, 2018, by Bruce Wark

The campaign to get Mount Allison University to pull its investments from big fossil fuel companies got a boost this week from a Lakota historian who helped lead the fight […]

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February 8, 2018, by Oscar Baker

Eleven-year-old Kendra Levi-Paul is demanding that First Nation youth no longer be forgotten – and on Feb. 13 she’s taking her message to the Legislative Assembly. The Alaqsite’w Gitpu School […]

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