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Running for Election

After much encouragement from citizens, I’ve decided to run for Municipal councillor of Sackville in the by-election to be held on December 10th 2018. This would only be a 16-month position, to replace Megan Mitton who was recently elected as the first Green Party MLA of Memramcook-Tantramar. Please check out the other 4 candidates (Sabine…
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November 27, 2018 0

What can the future of Arts Education look like?

I had the honour of joining ArtsLinkNB running Town Halls across NB. We’re asking how to shape K-12 Arts education in Anglophone schools in New Brunswick. It opened my eyes to the current gaps in the system, the amazing wealth of artists working in/with schools and some of the beautiful minds of New Brunswick. What…
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April 9, 2018 0

Racism in Nova Scotia: The illusion of equality

I lived on Creighton Street in North End Halifax for years, and I remember being shocked that no one would deliver pizza to my home. I remember a conversation with Greco Pizza: “Why not?” I’d asked “Because it’s a *ahem*….BAD neighborhood.” “Well, where DO you deliver pizza?” “Maybe if you lived 3 blocks closer to…
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February 13, 2018 0

I want to talk about Colten Boushie.

  I want to talk aboutĀ #ColtenBoushie I’ve seen some ppl confused and wondering why Indigenous communities are loosing their minds about theĀ #StanleyVerdict. Race. Is. At. Play. Here. If you can’t figure that out, read about the case, and switch all the race “roles” and see how it sounds and feels to you then. Think about…
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February 11, 2018 0