Challenge is way bigger than us

Updated on May 20, 2016 - Premiers in the Atlantic region have made the case before: that federal health funding should reflect the more rapidly aging...


Electoral reform pros and cons

Updated on May 18, 2016 - If you’re wondering what effect electoral reform will have on Atlantic Canadians, this editorial won’t help.

Policing is not a simple job

Updated on May 11, 2016 - Next week is National Police Week in Canada. It’s a way for police to connect with the communities they serve by giving residents...


Low income woes need attention

Updated on May 13, 2016 - This issue gets raised on a regular basis: a call to substantially hike the minimum wage in Nova Scotia. It’s not easy to dismiss,...


Free ride just saps your strength

Updated on May 06, 2016 - Provincial governments love to talk the talk when it comes to free trade – as long as it’s in their interests. When it’s the little...


A gamble on more than one level

Updated on April 22, 2016 - The subject of VLT gambling elicits varying responses from person to person. Some oppose it for religious or moral reasons, some...

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