Gender-based violence is as much a part of our reality as it has ever been. This year’s Dec. 6 vigil at Memorial University, which marked the 25th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre, was a time to remember victims of this violence and to renew our commitment to act.
As part of a broader privatization agenda, Stephen Harper and the federal Conservatives have stealthily cut $36 billion in federal funding for health care. On Monday people gathered in St. John’s to discuss the implications for NL, and how to fight back.
Members of the province’s labour movement gathered in St. John’s last week to discuss their mandate and strategy for ramping up efforts to achieve social and economic justice in Newfoundland and Labrador. Union leaders say political activism will be a key part of their fight.
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