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July 15, 2019, by Alain Deneault

In collaboration with the publication Astheure, we are publishing the English version of Alain Deneault’s article. You can access the original French version on the Astheure site: click here. Elliot […]

Getting off coal: report offers solutions for a “just transition” in NB

July 5, 2019, by Abram Lutes

A federal joint task force report seriously addresses how coal energy workers in Canadian communities can transition away from coal in a manner that p ...

French immersion: An essential tool of the social contract?

June 12, 2019, by Societé de l'Acadie du Nouveau-Brunswick

When talking about bilingualism in Canada, New Brunswick is often cited as an example of model to be followed in other provinces. There are many reaso ...

Andrea Bear Nicholas analyses Maliseet history with settler colonialism

April 13, 2019, by Gerry McAlister

Understanding history is crucial to shaping the common future of Indigenous peoples and settlers. On April 11, Andrea Bear Nicholas shared her knowled ...

  • 2021 Francophonie Games: On the importance of diplomacy
    January 16, 2019, by Robert Melanson

    Since the news broke last December of the skyrocketing costs of the 2021 Francophonie Games, many articles and thought-provoking musings on the feasibility of the Games have been published in […]

  • Up with Anglophone rights
    October 4, 2018, by Rosella Melanson

    The People’s Alliance party has a fixation on bilingualism and it begs an explanation. Actually, it reminds me of the story about a poor farmer who learns that his better-off […]

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    Célébrez la fierté acadienne dans la capital
    August 14, 2010, by NB Media Co-op

    Le dimanche 15 août, fêtez la fierté acadienne dans la capitale provinciale. Voici l’horaire de la journée : 10 h : messe à l’église Sainte-Anne-des-Pays-Bas 11 h à 13 h […]

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    Fredericton’s Acadian community celebrates
    August 20, 2009, by Marie-Christine Allard

    Fredericton – The colours of the Acadian flag were visible throughout Fredericton and much of New Brunswick on Saturday, August 15th. The hot summer day marked La fête des Acadiens, […]