What happened in Labrador in October of 2016 was a social crisis, which culminated in acts of civil disobedience. How do we know? Largely because of Justin Brake’s journalism.
From Concerned Youth of Newfoundland and Labrador: An open letter in support of Justin Brake and the role of good journalism in a turbulent future.
No consistent rulings or approach in Canadian courts to journalism and the law.
Independent reporter to appear in court over same coverage N.L. Human Rights Commission has cited as the reason for his nomination.
Journalists ought to defend freedom of the press, not encourage its restriction.