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Jon Parsons

Jon Parsons is a writer, researcher, and teacher from Portugal Cove, NL. His writing has appeared in The Independent NL, Ricochet, The Tyee, CBC NL, and other publications. He completed a PhD in English at Memorial University. Jon is a former community organizer and board member of Social Justice Cooperative NL.

MUN community must unite against provincial government’s austerity
Transgressive resistance to Muskrat Falls
Press Freedom and the Law 101
Claiming victory at Standing Rock and Muskrat Falls