All posts in Letters to the Editor

  • The danger of electronic voting machines
    September 25, 2014, by Gary Heathcote

    Nearly all agree: A “fiasco” it was, “confusion” reigned and “technical glitches” explain the strangeness of election night results from New Brunswick’s “vote tabulation system.” Or, rather, from voting machines […]

  • My positive abortion experience
    September 5, 2014, by Jaden Fitzherbert

    I’ve been following letters to the editor that have been submitted in recent weeks, all discussing how terrible abortion is and how so many women regret their decisions and suffer […]

  • Moncton MP’s rape comments offensive
    July 11, 2014, by Patrick Colford

    We all slip up sometimes and say things that are inappropriate but Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe Member of Parliament, Robert Goguen, crossed the line this week when he asked a witness at the […]

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