On Sept. 28 the federal government, in association with Food Secure Canada (FSC), held a consultation with Sackville residents to aid in the development of their food policy recommendation report,  A Food Policy for Canada. The consultation, titled “What’s Your Recipe for a Better Food System?,” was one of many organized across the country. The […]

Meiji-era photograph exhibit highlights longstanding connection between Mount Allison and Japan Upon entering the doors of the Ralph Pickard Bell Library, you will see a series of photographs hanging above the glass display and computers, portraying images of Meiji-era Japan. These photographs, which are on display  until Thanksgiving, depict scenes of daily life in Japan […]

I had the pleasure of attending a talk in Halifax by Amy Goodman, a journalist and reporter for Democracy Now, last Saturday, Sept. 29. Goodman is a woman who I deeply admire and respect for reporting on issues that have been systemically overlooked. In her lecture, she discussed the importance of independent media, fair journalism, […]