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Welcoming more immigrants to N.L.
It’s not just the right thing to do — it’s also the smart thing to do.
April 13, 2017
“We can mobilize”: N.L. Human Rights Chair after Quebec mosque shootings
Solidarity actions with Muslim Canadians being organized in St. John’s and cities across Canada on Friday.
January 31, 2017
#GoIndy2015: Love for the critical approach; call for immigrant related articles
Debora Scatena loves The Independent's approach. In this video, she talks about issues The Independent covers that other media outlets neglect, while calling for more…
January 16, 2015
Home and Away
Dissimilar Assimilation [Dubai]
It's one thing to be a resident of Dubai, but another, impossible thing to fully assimilate.
June 7, 2013
Home and Away
‘Bricks and stones’, or ‘Love alone’?
What makes a place - a house, a city, a country - truly a home?
March 29, 2013
Population growth and “scary” demographics
We're losing young people, our population is aging, and many, including the premier, are concerned about the future of our province. Here's a look at…
January 24, 2013
View From The Mainland
Our home and Native land
A friendly little warning...
November 22, 2012
To Each Their Own
Something awful this way comes
In the face of mounting evidence about exploitation of foreign workers, it's time for our provincial government to take concrete action
September 25, 2012
“St. John’s Women” on feminism, religion, children and life
Local artist uses documentary filmmaking and dance to get to the heart of the matter for women living in St. John's.
September 18, 2012
Temporary foreign workers: a growing reality. But is it the right one?
How immigration policy is increasingly being used by governments and businesses to address labour market needs, and the debates these policies have given rise to.
July 4, 2011