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December 7, 2018, by NB Media Co-op Editorial Board

Early on the morning of Dec. 6th more than 40 people, union members and allies, held a picket outside the Canada Post distribution centre on Waggoners Lane in Fredericton that […]

Jim Irving’s frisson

December 4, 2018, by Emma Haché and Alain Deneault

Editor’s note: This commentary by Emma Haché and Alain Deneault is in response to Jim Irving’s letter to L’Acadie Nouvelle, publi ...

Mr. Higgs’ “Frack Earth Society”

December 2, 2018, by Lawrence Wuest

The “Flat Earth Society” was founded tongue-in-cheek in New Brunswick by the renowned philosopher Dr. Leo Ferrari of St. Thomas University, and ou ...

Canadian Taxpayers Federation’s wishes are for big business, not citizens

November 28, 2018, by Jean-Claude Basque

I read Paige MacPherson’s so-called taxpayers’ wish list for New Brunswick. MacPherson is one of the Atlantic directors of the Canadian Ta ...

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    Lest we remember
    November 7, 2018, by Jeffrey Brown and Thom Workman

    Remembrance day—November 11—is upon us once again. The red poppy has burst forth, and is now blooming on every lapel. And on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month […]

  • About the Chipman ‘straight pride’ debacle
    October 29, 2018, by AJ Ripley

    I was approached by a journalism student who is writing a piece about the Chipman ‘straight pride’ debacle. When I sat down to write her a quote or two, I […]