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February 17, 2018, by Jean-Claude Basque

It is time for New Brunswick to increase its minimum wage.  And contrary to the view of opponents, there are many convincing arguments for adopting this policy change. Consider that […]

Knowing is half the battle – Modernize the Right to Information Act

January 26, 2018, by Daniel Légère

Limits surrounding the public’s right to information requests keep New Brunswickers in the dark about the true costs of privatization deals. In Janu ...

Copping out at COP23, avoidance and possibility in a burning world

December 18, 2017, by Dave Bleakney

During the recent COP23 summit in Bonn, a taxi driver provided a clear summary. Asked what he thought of COP 23, he replied “the climate is in ...

Opposing health care privatization is not fear mongering

November 27, 2017, by Cecile Cassista

Bill No. 5 integrating the Extra-Mural, Ambulance NB and Telecare Programs is now being studied by a standing committee of the Legislative Assembly. I ...