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September 13, 2017, by Marilyn Merritt-Gray

The Brian Gallant government’s plan to dramatically restructure New Brunswick’s public health program flies in the face of advice from Canadian public health experts and poses a significant threat to […]

Poor optics for Irving newspapers in Sisson, First Nations editorials

July 6, 2017, by Tracy Glynn, Matthew Hayes and Chris George

Propping up business interests in the province of New Brunswick in their editorials should not come as a surprise to any reader of The Daily Gleaner  ...

An open letter to Minister Kenny and the people of New Brunswick regarding Miramichi doctor’s note to native patients

June 27, 2017, by Nathan Gullison

Dear Minister Brian Kenny and the people of New Brunswick, A doctor in Miramichi has recently been put into the spotlight because of a note on his re ...

Labour Party’s resurgence will have impact beyond Britain, says STU professor

June 15, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

Matthew Hayes is a Canada Research Chair in Global and International Studies, and a member of the editorial collective of the NB Media Co-op. His curr ...

  • Why the decision to remove dons at UNB is part of a bigger problem
    March 4, 2017, by Jon Debly

    Widespread attention is being directed at University of New Brunswick’s (UNB) recent decision to remove residence don positions this coming September. UNB Residence Life (ResLife) is opting instead to employ three full-time […]

  • Pull in the reins on health care
    March 4, 2017, by Daniel Légère

    With the release of the latest budget, it is now clear to all that Brian Gallant’s government is entering into election mode. However, our Premier is clumsily undermining his own […]

  • Human health and coastal ecosystems at a tipping point
    February 26, 2017, by Inka Milewski

    There has been understandable handwringing and questions being asked about the sporadically high levels of E. coli and fecal streptococci reported at Parlee Beach and Murray Beach in southeast New […]

  • The Trump Way
    January 4, 2017, by Arun Gupta for The Bullet

    In the runup to November’s presidential election, commentators from across the political spectrum predicted a round defeat for Donald Trump, not least because of the palpable disgust he elicited from […]