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March 18, 2019, by Gül Çalışkan

Around midnight on Friday, March 15, the day of the massacre in Christchurch, NZ, No One is Illegal Fredericton sent out a call for solidarity. In response, more than one […]

Portraits of 41 girls and young women killed in Guatemala fire viewable in Fredericton

March 17, 2019, by Vanesa Fung and Sophie M. Lavoie

Mayra Jiménez, from the 8 Tijax Collective, from Guatemala City, visited Fredericton on February 28 on a speaking tour about the Hogar Seguro Fire th ...

Mayra Jimenez on ending gendered violence in Guatemala & beyond

February 25, 2019, by Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network

Mayra Jimenez on ending gendered violence in Guatemala & beyond#NosDuelen 56 Breaking the Silence Speaking Tour New time When: Thursday, Feb. 28 a ...

Whenever my sore heart gets hungry

January 21, 2019, by Marcello Di Cintio

As the United States implodes over the arguments about a border wall, the Palestinians have been living in the shadow of a wall for nearly twenty year ...

  • Offshoring retirement: New trends in aging globally
    December 29, 2018, by Matthew Hayes

    Retirement is changing. As recent debates about public pensions in New Brunswick make clear, workers are increasingly worried about the stability of their pensions, even as a growing number also […]

  • Canadian mining companies exploiting last colony in Africa
    February 24, 2016, by Yves Engler

    In violation of international law two major Canadian companies are buying the non-renewable resources of Africa’s last remaining colony. Saskatoon’s PotashCorp and Calgary’s Agrium have partnered with Morocco’s state-owned OCP [&hel ...

  • NB Power asked to put conditions on blood coal from Colombia
    November 28, 2015, by Tracy Glynn

    Fredericton – A Colombian union leader, lawyer and survivor of eight assassination attempts told a crowd gathered on November 24 in the province’s capital that New Brunswickers have a responsibility […]

  • Stay human: Bob Lovelace on Gaza Flotilla
    June 26, 2015, by Bob Lovelace

    The Marianne is leaving the harbour at Messina, destination Gaza. We’ve worked hard all day getting the boat equipped and ready to go, fuelled up, fresh water, provisions for the […]