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Public Health and the Pandemic Whiplash
With the shift from collective care to a fend-for-yourself approach, regions that experienced success are now mired in failure and regret.
May 6, 2022
LETTER: Women and the Liminal Space of the Pandemic
Women have always been the caregivers in our society. And women have seen us through all of the liminal spaces of our lives.
March 10, 2022
COVID-19 and the Unravelling of Canadian Identity
Canada’s failed pandemic response further undermines foundational ideas of what the country is, how it works, and what it stands for.
March 1, 2022
Ches Crosbie Among ‘Freedom Convoy’ Donors, Leaked Data Reveals
The former PC leader insists he's supporting those fighting to protect their Charter rights, and that he agrees mandates should be lifted.
February 14, 2022
The Pandemic Has Strained Social Relationships
The long-lasting impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on interpersonal relationships may be the worst effect of all.
February 10, 2022
Learning to Live (and Die) With It
Saying we must learn to live with COVID without a plan for how to do so is simply capitulation.
January 28, 2022
Board of Trade Outlook 2021, Day 1: Trudeau Keynote
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was long on the pre-election optimism—and short on details about Muskrat Falls negotiations with the province.
June 11, 2021
The Newfoundland Nine and the Labrador None
What it means to send healthcare help to other provinces—while ignoring the worsening state within our own.
May 3, 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
NL Election 2021: Political Science Fiction
Newfoundland and Labrador may have just fumbled its way into an ultra vires election; game over on a technical foul.
February 14, 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
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