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Dec 9, 2016
One Government Place

Political fiasco, Nova Scotia style!

Christopher Majka
In a panic, Nova Scotia government summoned the legislature to impose a contract on teachers working to rule. Ten minutes later it adjourned. What? I talked to my source, a fly on the wall.
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Sep 1, 2016
NDP MLA-elect, Lisa Roberts

Nova Scotia's NDP scores a decisive victory

Christopher Majka
With the byelection victory of Lisa Roberts, Nova Scotia's NDP has the wind in its sails and brings onboard a stellar community leader committed to a vibrant, progressive, social-democratic vision.
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Feb 28, 2016
Nova Scotia NDP leader Gary Burrill

Nova Scotia New Democrats elect Gary Burrill as new leader

Christopher Majka
Nova Scotia New Democrats have turned decisively to the left, electing Gary Burrill as the new leader of the NDP, a full-bore social democrat committed to social, economic and environmental justice.
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Oct 26, 2015
The breaking wave

Election 2015: What happened in Atlantic Canada?

Christopher Majka
Although all the seats in Atlantic Canada in the 2015 election were won by the Liberal Party, on closer examination a number of fascinating electoral trends are apparent. What lessons do they provide?
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Jun 26, 2015
Halifax member of Parliament, Megan Leslie

Worth the cost? Nova Scotia's Parliamentarians

Christopher Majka
There are real insights to be gleaned from analyzing the budgets of MPs. However, cherry-picking data, a lack of critical thinking and questionable graphics mislead readers rather than informing them.

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