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What We Deserve To Know About People In Power

October 29, 2019

Canadian politeness contributes to pearl-clutching over a supposedly “nasty” political discourse

SHORT CUTS – Rebel Meltdown

August 16, 2017

Ezra Levant attempts to distance his far right website The Rebel from the alt-right, claiming he’s just learned that the movement is for racists. And a long strike at Nova Scotia’s largest newspaper ends, as some seriously shitty journalistic practices by replacement workers come to light.

Chronicle Herald Employees Back On The Job, Working Alongside Scabs Who Replaced Them

August 15, 2017

It’s been reported that scabs had gotten government communications staff to edit their stories.

Xpress Yourself

May 11, 2017

How striking journalists in Halifax conjured an award-winning digital news outlet out of pluck and spite

Who Buys A Newspaper Chain In 2017?

April 24, 2017

…The Chronicle Herald’s Mark Lever, that’s who. After pleading poverty for nearly 16 months while his reporters, editors, and photographers are strike, he came up with the bucks to buy 28 Atlantic Canadian newspapers from the floundering Transcontinental chain. This gives his company an effective monopoly in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island. … Continued

A Year On Strike At The Chronicle Herald

January 19, 2017

Journalists at Nova Scotia’s paper of record are heading back to the bargaining table with management. But after an acrimonious year on the picket line, can the two sides find labour peace?

Union Says Private Investigators are Tailing Striking Chronicle Herald Workers

August 31, 2016

After seven months walking the picket lines journalists at the Halifax Chronicle Herald are left to wonder how a paper in supposedly dire straits can afford paying thousands of dollars to an out-of-town private investigator. A Vancouver-based private investigations firm has been following striking Herald journalists, and has collected upward of $400,000 from the paper, … Continued

No End In Sight For Chronicle Herald Strike

April 27, 2016

For the last three months, 61 journalists at Nova Scotia’s self-described paper of record have been on strike. This is taking place at a time when print media in Canada is in deep, deep trouble.

SHORT CUTS – Quantum Leap Manifesto

April 20, 2016

Ex-Chronicle Herald columnist Lezlie Lowe talks about quitting the paper over its refugee schoolyard story, Trudeau’s quantum computing spiel and how pundits have handled the Leap Manifesto.

NDP Refuses Press Access to “Scab” Reporters

March 1, 2016

There was a conspicuous absence from the Nova Scotia NDP’s leadership conference this weekend.

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