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Atlantic Canada offers guidance on aboriginal education

By Joseph Quesnel, AIMS Fellow

Six months after pledging historic investments in indigenous education within the federal budget, Prime Minister Trudeau is now being criticized for the pace of new funding. 252 more words

Atlantic Canada

Saying Good-bye to a Little Piece of History

I was reminded again this week of the necessity of seizing the moment because you never know when a situation will change and the moment will be gone forever. 532 more words

City on Fire - Endless Possibilities in Saint John #maritimesuccesses

It seems as if my posts have been less than regular on this blog and my other personal blog over the last few months. Live is busy I guess, but really that isn’t a good excuse at all. 260 more words

Liberals face rumbling of Atlantic discontent

Less than a year after the federal Liberals won all 32 seats in Atlantic Canada, some East Coasters are feeling taken for granted.

Critics and political observers say a number of perceived missteps are starting to take the form of a political narrative that does not reflect well on the governing party or its telegenic leader, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. 922 more words

News

4 Atlantic Provinces: 4 Things to See

Canada is known best for two things: The Rocky Mountains and Niagara Falls. However, some of the best vacation destinations are actually in Atlantic Canada on the east coast. 1,797 more words

Travel

Equalization’s Negative-Option Agreement; or How Provinces Learned to Stop Developing and Love the Transfer

By John Williamson, Vice-President, Research

Under Canada’s equalization program, Ottawa transfers nearly $18-billion to provinces with less-robust economies. Today, the three Maritime Provinces receive $3.8-billion each year. 328 more words

Atlantic Canada

Sustenance

An unusually hot, dry Nova Scotia summer that exhausted many wells and exposed riverbeds for the first time in decades has started to give way to the clear, cool mornings of September and the renewed sense of purpose fall brings. 258 more words

East Coast