We are living through uncertain times. When people use that phrase these days, you might think they are referring to the current pandemic environment . While COVID-19 does amplify it, the uncertainty I speak of is one of precariousness. Specifically of labour rights. COVID-19 has exposed many of these cracks. It’s laid bare the false…

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The Journal PioneerPublished: Feb 01 at 6 a.m.Updated: a day ago It is near the end of the month. I am pondering whether or not to fill up at the gas pump. IRAC will be giving the go ahead for changes in fuel prices by the end of the month. Will it go up or down or…

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  Joe Byrne outlines NDP-PEI priorities as the Legislature meets     The house opened yesterday (November 13), and we’re about to see how the MacLauchlan Government is going to position itself for an upcoming election.   During this Session there are two main issues which the NDP-PEI wants to address: first, the crisis that…

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Joe Byrne, leader of Island New Democrats will be in West Prince to meet supporters who want to make a difference. We welcome your input. Open to all. Refreshments served. Friday, October 12: 7pm – 8pm at St. Luke’s Hall, O’Leary Corner

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Renowned political analyst and strategist Kathleen Monk was the speaker at the biennial Hilda Ramsay Dinner organized by NDP PEI women at the Rodd Charlottetown Hotel in September. Monk drew from her experience as communications director for Jack Layton’s famous “Orange Wave” of Election 2011 that placed Canada’s New Democrats as Official Opposition with 103…

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