All posts in Media Analysis

October 25, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

Justin Brake is the editor and a reporter with The Independent. He lives in Bay of Islands, Newfoundland, on unceded Beothuk and Mi’kmaq territory. He is facing civil and criminal […]

Bruce Livesey deconstructs The House of Irvings

September 25, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Time is ticking on the Irving Empire as its generational succession throws up new problems both for the company and the people of New Brunswick, the p ...

NB Media Co-op’s 8th Annual General Meeting with Bruce Livesey

August 5, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

Bruce Livesey will speak about his award-winning “House of Irvings” series for The National Observer and the need for investigative journa ...

Poor optics for Irving newspapers in Sisson, First Nations editorials

July 6, 2017, by Tracy Glynn, Matthew Hayes and Chris George

Propping up business interests in the province of New Brunswick in their editorials should not come as a surprise to any reader of The Daily Gleaner  ...

  • Tools for fighting fake news
    April 3, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Mount Allison librarian provides guidelines for making sure of news’ truthiness Mount Allison Librarian Jeff Lilburn does research on alternative media and often participates in Dr. Erin Steuter’s class on […]

  • Erin Steuter debunks fake news
    March 26, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Thirty-five people attended a public talk aimed at raising awareness about the fake news phenomenon on March 25 in Fredericton. The “Fighting Fake News: Tips for Aspiring Truth Detectives” event was […]

  • Support the NB Media Co-op!
    March 26, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

    As this St. Patrick’s day approaches, how about a pot o’ gold for the independent media? Friends and supporters of independent media: The NB Media Co-op, your local, independent, cooperatively-owned media […]

  • On the death of Fidel Castro
    December 1, 2016, by Judy Haiven

    All this back and forth on the CBC about Fidel Castro’s death is enough to make any Canadian worth her salt forget to put it on her steps at today’s […]