Environment

Amanda Peters at NS Mi'kmaq Energy & Innovation Summit 2016

Mi’kmaq Experiment with Green Energy

September 28, 2016 at 12:00 pm

The Nova Scotia¬† Mi’kmaq Energy & Innovation Summit 2016 illustrated both how far the Province of Nova Scotia has come in the pursuit of green energy, and how far it has yet to go. Held at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre on September 26 and 27, the summit wasRead More

Cruise ship docked in Sydney, N.S.

Muskrat Fails and Jive Cruise Ship Math

June 29, 2016 at 6:26 pm

  Halifax Examiner publisher Tim Bousquet and CBC Newfoundland commentator Drew Brown are both saying things of interest to Cape Bretoners today. Bousquet’s Morning File responds to the Cape Breton Post‘s¬†front-page love letter to our “one millionth” cruise ship passenger (an apparently nice lady from Florida who seems to haveRead More

‘2 lbs of Baloney in a 1-lb Bag’: The Mother Canada Letters

‘2 lbs of Baloney in a 1-lb Bag’: The Mother Canada Letters

April 21, 2016 at 3:54 pm

I’ve just waded through 811 pages of documentation received as a result of an access to information request to Parks Canada on the subject of the Never Forgotten National Memorial (Mother Canada, to you) and I have two things to report: By businessman Tony Trigiani’s own account, it was CapeRead More