Contributor Profile

Joshua Keep

Joshua Keep

Joshua Keep is a former historian and current bestselling novelist, born and raised in Newfoundland. Originally from the town of Bonavista---oh so close to the ghosts of the FPU---he runs a small publishing company with his partner. The two reside in St. John's, where they feed the ducks each and every day.

Published Articles

  • The problem with the F-word: ‘Feminist’

    “If men want to reap the rewards of feminism, want to help out, we have to do more than just soak up kudos and make token gestures and preach to the choir. We have to speak to other men, we have to convince them.”

    Published on September 23, 2016
  • Escaping poverty through the library

    If you think they’re outdated and due for cutbacks, it’s a sign of your good fortune and privilege. Libraries remain vital for the poor.

    Published on June 4, 2016
  • Austerity an easy out for elites

    Sneering elites believe the public is ignorant and in search of easy answers, but we see the broad strokes of immorality and unfairness.

    Published on April 27, 2016
  • Mulcair’s exit is an opportunity, not a solution

    The federal NDP has voted to replace Thomas Mulcair, creating an opportunity to elect a bolder, more charismatic leader that could lift the party to new heights.

    Published on April 11, 2016
  • Where a radical spirit can begin again

    The N.L. NDP may not be the radical revolutionaries many progressives in this province would like to see, but the party’s new leader and election promises spell real, meaningful change for those who need it most.

    Published on November 21, 2015
  • Why the NDP lost the election

    It wasn’t the Liberals’ and New Democrats’ apparent ideological shifts that resulted in #elxn42’s red wave, but a return to the left could turn things around for the NDP.

    Published on October 25, 2015


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