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Mr. D. Buckley and another sports fisherman, salmon fishing the Margaree River, N.S., W.R. MacAskill, photographer, ca. 1927; NSA, W.R. MacAskill fonds, 1987-453 no. 3622 (scan 200311368)

Saving the Margaree: Skip the Helicopters, Do the Science

December 6, 2017 at 12:04 pm

Editor’s Note: A version of this article has appeared in The Inverness Oran and the Nova Scotia Advocate. The last leaves have fallen to the forest floor, and as I look out across my little forested valley, I would like to take this time to respond to the Margaree Salmon Association’sRead...

Cinema Politica in Cape Breton: Shadows of Liberty

Cinema Politica in Cape Breton: Shadows of Liberty

November 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Cinema Politica in Cape Breton (“Screening Truth to Power”) kicks off a planned series of five films with a showing, in cooperation with the Cape Breton Spectator, of Canadian Jean-Philippe Tremblay’s Shadows of Liberty. The 2013 documentary, based largely on Ben Bagdikian’s 2004 book, The New Media Monopoly (an update ofRead More

Fast & Curious: Short Takes on Random Things

Fast & Curious: Short Takes on Random Things

August 25, 2017 at 8:30 am

Mission creep This was the front page of Wednesday’s Cape Breton Post: “Wow” I thought. “They sure are creepy — I wonder who caught them?” Only it turns out the people lurking in the shrubbery in the skull balaclavas and sunglasses are not the creeps — they’re the creep catchers.Read More