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May 15, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Twenty local enthusiasts recently joined voices in solidarity against oppression, corruption and patriarchy. Closing out a 10-day festival with flair, singer-songwriter Moon Joyce hosted an evening of song on May […]

Thom Workman on “The Long Shadow of the Russian Revolution”

May 7, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Why the Russian Revolution, marking its 100 year anniversary this year, matters for the political left was the subject of a talk given by Thom Workman ...

L’Italien says voters “coming home” to NDP; spring poll shows surging support for party

April 12, 2017, by Dallas McQuarrie

  A new Corporate Research Associates (CRA) March poll shows surging support for the NDP in the province. The poll, taken from February 7 to Ma ...

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 me ...

  • Fredericton: the next sanctuary city?
    March 20, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

    Fredericton – A group of university students, professors and community organizers are hoping to make Fredericton the next sanctuary city. The group, No One Is Illegal Fredericton, decided to focus […]

  • Momentum growing to reopen Dorchester prison farm: advocates
    August 10, 2016, by Najat Abdou-McFarland

    Start the Farms Dorchester 2016 is a New Brunswick-based group hoping to reopen the prison farm at Dorchester Penitentiary, a Canadian federal corrections facility located in the village of Dorchester. […]