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Newfoundland and Labrador’s Restaurant Industry is Broken
The pandemic highlighted long-standing problems within an industry already grappling with abuse and exploitation.
November 16, 2021
Transforming Transition-Related Surgeries in NL
HCS documents obtained through ATIPP show that cost savings trumped access to surgery and treatment for trans patients in NL.
July 9, 2021
“Your people are here”: Pride Celebrations Across NL
Meet the people making Newfoundland and Labrador a friendlier, gayer, and more inclusive place for everyone.
June 11, 2021
Why St. John’s Pride Banned Uniformed Police
"We need to find a medium where we can co-exist and have that kind of healthy dialogue. Without that, I question where we go from…
June 7, 2021
As the Climate Changes, So Does Managing Fisheries
Over 20 years ago, DFO recognized that "changes in climate cannot be ignored." Why is it taking so long to put this insight into practice?
Jenn Thornhill Verma
May 27, 2021
How Snelgrove Was Found Guilty of Sexual Assault
This verdict needs to provoke profound discussion about what we, as a society, can do to make justice more accessible for survivors of sexual assault.
May 17, 2021
Greene Report Must be Resisted: Observers
Neoliberal policies are fundamentally flawed and will make things worse.
May 11, 2021
As the PERT is Delayed, a People’s Recovery Emerges
"There is a foundation here for something maybe even bigger, which is democratic and broad-ranging.”
March 9, 2021
Is Hindsight 20/20? Breaking Down the 2021 NL Election Saga
We break down how the provincial election has been unfolding, how other Canadian jurisdictions approached pandemic elections, and where we go from here.
February 26, 2021
Election Chaos Latest Barrier for Indigenous People in Labrador
In Labrador, the election fiasco adds another layer to the inequities imposed by a government founded on the denial of Indigenous peoples’ rights.
February 25, 2021
2021 NL Election in Chaos as Covid Cases Rise
"Emergency powers are still constrained by the constitution and the rule of law. It’s really hard to predict what happens next."
February 11, 2021
NL Election 2021: The Arts as Renewable Resource
More than five hundred full-time jobs were created by the Newfoundland and Labrador film and television industry in 2019 and 2020.
February 10, 2021
Chief Electoral Officer Bruce Chaulk Responds to Covid Concerns
“[There] would have to be an increase in the alert level before we would consider significantly delaying an election,” Chaulk tod the Independent.
February 8, 2021