Boondoggle hydro project could see Labrador go its own way from Newfoundland.
The recent provincial budget highlights structural issues with how services in Labrador are financed. Rather than assigning blame to various governments it is necessary that the provincial and federal governments re-evaluate how services are provided to isolated ‘territories’ lacking self-governance.
A recent panel on Newfoundland nationalism at MUN reveals the stale nature of the debate.
Scottish National Party loses a referendum, but wins a tremendous victory for Scotland and small nations around the world
What progressives can learn from the Scottish referendum
As Labrador Affairs Minister Nick McGrath backs province’s refusal to fly Labrador flag at entry points to the Big Land, the flag’s creator speaks out against the decision, while at least two flag raising ceremonies are being planned in protest
Why nationalism isn’t a good reason for making serious decisions about important things
When Ottawa sells out the fishery to score international political points, it raises questions about our current – and future – relationships
…not even in Canada
Original handwritten letter received January 2013
Newfoundland and Jamaica have a lot in common. Aside from being small islands with big personalities, both have struggled to find their place in the emerging world market and both have great potential to thrive in the years to come.
What power holds the written word?
Sometimes, going away brings us even closer to home
A Labradorian adds their perspective to the independence debate
On the anniversary of Con-federation, some advice to future Republicans…