All posts in Politics

  • 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 […]

  • 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. […]

  • UNB called out for selective sympathy
    April 3, 2016, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Dr. Jeffery Brown, a professor at UNB Fredericton’s History Department, started an independent petition demanding the university administration change its politics regarding reactions to world events. Started March 30th, the […]