The provincial Liberal party is accusing the government of using Nalcor, the province’s energy and power crown corporation, as an avenue for its own political agenda. Leader Yvonne Jones says the senior executives at Nalcor are spending most of their time defending the actions of the PC government and Premier Dunderdale with respect to Muskrat Falls hydro power. Jones says the premier and her ministers – not Nalcor – should be answering the questions about the project, which she sees as “a $6.2-billion boondoggle”.
CBC Radio interviews Indy editor Hans Rollmann
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● August 6, 2013 July 15, 2022
Rollmann's recent column "Owning up to a Big problem" struck a chord with many in Labrador, and on the island as well.
CO2 levels rise to unprecedented highs in human history
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● August 4, 2013 July 15, 2022
For the first time in human history, atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) reached a concentration of 400 parts per million in early May. But the mainstream…
Penashue dodges CBC reporter’s question … again
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● April 6, 2013 July 15, 2022
On March 5 CBC reporter Peter Cowan asked former Labrador MP Peter Penashue how donation errors were made in his 2011 campaign. Penashue dodged the…