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Donovan Taplin

Donovan Taplin

Donovan Taplin served on the Wabana Town Council from 2013 to 2017 as Newfoundland and Labrador's youngest municipal councillor. He is currently working on a Master of Professional Communication degree at Ryerson University and sits on the Prime Minister's Youth Council.

Published Articles

  • Claude Elliott is no hero of mine

    The success of ‘Come From Away’ cannot invisibilize the outgoing Gander mayor’s refusal to embrace the rights given to LGBT+ Canadians.

    Published on October 3, 2017
  • Bell Island’s “Watergate” is a human rights Issue

    “A mistake which took place during the sale of an adjacent property cannot jeopardize the realization of the community’s right to water and turn back the clock on years of local lobbying.”

    Published on August 26, 2017


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