All posts in Letters to the Editor

  • When losing your job is supposed to be good for you
    September 23, 2013, by Jean-Claude Basque

    Salesforce.com, an American IT company located in Fredericton, which received some of our hard earned tax dollars in wage subsidies, has dumped part of its workforce. Many workers lost their […]

  • Pipelines: Nation Builders?
    August 20, 2013, by Jean-Claude Basque

    It’s a game changer ! We need to grab the rope of economic opportunity! It could be a big win ! Economic tectonic plates are shifting! What is all this […]

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    We are not the powerless: shale gas opponent
    July 23, 2013, by Marilyn Lerch

    I was wearing my “No Shale Gas” t-shirt the other day at a local store when the sales clerk said she would like two signs, those red and white ones […]

  • In support of taxes
    July 9, 2013, by Jean-Claude Basque

    I agree with the personal tax and the corporate tax increases that came into effect this July.  They were necessary because the Liberal government of Shawn Graham had drastically cut […]

  • UNB professors speak up for part-timers
    June 7, 2013, by Miriam Jones, President, Association of University of New Brunswick Teachers

    We take the unusual step of writing this open letter to the UNB Board of Governors because an injustice is being committed in your name. As you know, UNB management […]