Oct 28, 2016 06:35 a.m.
A Trinidad & Tobago Carnival Band Is Accused Of Trivialising The Trauma Of Slavery
"He's glamorizing a part of our colonial history where racism and socioeconomic disparity were rampant. And carnival now, with its overpriced parties and parades, continues that tradition." 
Oct 28, 2016 02:35 a.m.
Le Manque De Relève Pour Les Soins Aux Personnes âgées Inquiète Au N.-B.
Seulement 7 % des jeunes néo-brunswickois seraient intéressés par une carrière qui touche le vieillissement, selon un récent rapport du Centre d'études du vieillissement de l'Université de Moncton. Une situation inquiétante, juge la directrice de cette recherche, Suzanne Dupuis-Blanchard. 
Oct 28, 2016 02:25 a.m.
Blaine Higgs Says Nothing Wrong With Accepting Free Tickets From Alc
New Brunswick's new Opposition leader says there was nothing improper about him accepting free concert tickets from the Atlantic Lottery Corporation, even though the corporation says it's reviewing the practice.
Oct 28, 2016 08:20 a.m.
Iraq: Barzani Pledges Kurdish Forces Won’T Enter Mosul
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – Masoud Barzani, the president of the Kurdistan Regional Government (a super-province of Iraq) said Thursday that the KRG paramilitary, the Peshmerga, will not… 
Oct 28, 2016 08:55 a.m.
Breaking Through Power: Ralph Nader And Kim O'Neil On The Citizen Library
The Center for Study of Responsive Law held its second four-day conference on securing long-overdue democratic solutions in Washington, D.C. from September 26-28, 2016 
Oct 28, 2016 04:30 a.m.
When I Debate Doug Ford On City-Tv On U.S. Election Night, I Need These All Memorized
Could be difficult. Wow—Today's @nytimes features a 2-page spread of all the people, places & things Trump has insulted on Twitter since declaring his candidacy pic.twitter.com/eDzwZNIjkF — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) October 24, 2016 
Oct 28, 2016 12:15 a.m.
2016 Atlantic Student Essay Contest Winner
This year we held our third annual Atlantic Student Essay Contest for students writing on any subject matter related to public policy in Atlantic Canada. Papers needed to take a critical approach and consider progressive policies that advance social and economic justice, and/or environmental sustainability, in any discipline, or in multi-disciplinary studies. We were very pleased with the quality and number of entrants to the essay contest. Many thanks to all who entered!
This year’s ... 
Oct 28, 2016 12:20 a.m.
Etuc And Clc Statement On Ceta: More Democracy For A Fair And Progressive Trade Agenda
The failure of the signature of CETA and the consequent postponement of the EU-Canada Summit show that our concerns were right and are shared by local and national politicians. The deal cannot be ratified unless the flaws in CETA are fully addressed.
This is the result of a negotiation process that was conducted in secrecy. We believe that this situation could have been avoided if the negotiating parties had consulted trade unions and civil society in a serious way and ...