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June 15, 2019, by Susan O'Donnell

Early on the cold and wet morning of June 14, a group of environmental and labour activists gathered outside the Saint John Convention Centre to protest the speech inside the […]

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June 14, 2019, by Susan O'Donnell

June 14, 2050 (Belledune, NB) Dear New Brunswickers, I’m old now—hard to believe I’ve made it to this age—but I still recall how the big changes in New Brunswick began […]

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June 13, 2019, by Geoffrey McCormack

In my last post, I discussed the relationship between poor profitability, economic stagnation, corporate cash hoards, and ballooning household debt. In this post, I will examine how these have driven […]

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June 12, 2019, by RM Vaughan

Oromocto-born writer Shane Neilson’s latest book of poems, plainly and aptly titled New Brunswick, is a major new work in the provincial, and way beyond, canon. Centering New Brunswick within […]

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June 11, 2019, by Megen Gaudet, Rebecca Arsenault and Jalen Borden

As of 2016, an alarming 19.9% of Fredericton’s population was living in poverty. Poverty is a difficult concept to define. Definitions typically discuss human rights, a lack of resources, and […]

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June 10, 2019, by Geoffrey McCormack

It ought to be front-page news: Corporate managers are quietly moving “dead money” into cold storage. Investment opportunities are few and far between. And they can’t figure out what to […]

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