All posts in Canada

April 27, 2019, by Stacey Gomez

There’s been a lot of hype about this Sunday’s Canada-themed episode of The Simpsons, which will reportedly see Lisa Simpson accidentally getting asylum in Canada. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, voiced by […]

NS Supreme Court rules against Mi’kmaq water protectors, but the struggle is far from over

March 21, 2019, by Stacey Gomez

A temporary injunction handed down by a judge on Monday orders relocation of the site of the occupation to an area designated by Alton Gas On March 18 ...

All are not equal before the law in Guatemala

February 6, 2019, by Jackie McVicar

Last June, I got asked to help with translation for folks working on a documentary about the international declaration on human rights. They were inte ...

Mount Allison University crowd hears about slavery, racism and making Black Lives Matter

January 28, 2019, by Bruce Wark

On Jan. 24, about 250 Mount Allison students, professors and university staff listened to author Robyn Maynard speak about how, after more than 400 ye ...

  • UNB professor reveals the hidden curriculum
    January 16, 2019, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Education was “a tool for social transformation and community survival” for many women educators of colour. An enthusiastic group of one hundred people attended a lecture by Dr. Funké Aladejebi […]

  • Offshoring retirement: New trends in aging globally
    December 29, 2018, by Matthew Hayes

    Retirement is changing. As recent debates about public pensions in New Brunswick make clear, workers are increasingly worried about the stability of their pensions, even as a growing number also […]