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March 13, 2019, by Jean-Claude Basque

La version française suit. In the last few months there have been several media commentaries stating that citizens and employers are paying too much in taxes. From their point of […]

Capitalism, revisited: Gillette and Canada Goose find new social justice markets

February 27, 2019, by Raluca Bejan

“The bourgeoisie cannot exist without constantly revolutionizing the instruments of production, and thereby the relations of production, and wit ...

Higgs’ proposals will not reduce poverty

February 9, 2019, by Pauline Richard

Une version française suit le texte anglais. In his state of the province address, Premier Blaine Higgs took up the issue of social assistance, brief ...

All are not equal before the law in Guatemala

February 6, 2019, by Jackie McVicar

Last June, I got asked to help with translation for folks working on a documentary about the international declaration on human rights. They were inte ...

  • Atlantic Premiers can improve economy by tackling poverty
    January 20, 2019, by Patrick Colford

    As our Atlantic premiers meet this week in Charlottetown PEI, they have much talking to do. They must discuss poverty, housing, and an Atlantic minimum wage. Poverty is getting worse […]

  • Why solidarity with CUPW is important now and in future
    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, published on November 29, that supported Premier Blaine Higgs’  position against the ca ...

  • 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 our beloved poet Alden Nowlan. It is reassuring […]