From British filmmaker, designer, and storyteller Temujin Doran comes North, an exquisite short documentary about how Svalbard, an archipelago in the Arctic Circle, became an epicenter of climate change science after the Svalbard Act was signed in 1920, an international treaty recognizing Norwegian sovereignty over the islands and declaring the whole region a demilitarized zone
February 20, 2013 3:26 p.m.
THE GREEN BACKPACK – Mass media moving away from Climate change coverage
(The Sackville Tribune Post - Opinion) There is a recognized need for improving coverage of climate change in the mass media. Since 2007 there has been a drop in the mention of “climate change” and “global warming” in the Canadian media. In 2007 you had the release of the Fourth Assessment Report of the International Panel on ...
January 30, 2013 2:00 p.m.
Province observing Black History Month
(The Sackville Tribune Post - Opinion) FREDERICTON, N.B. – The following statement was issued by Randy Dickinson, chair of the New Brunswick Human Rights Commission, about Black History Month: February was declared Black History Month in Canada in 1995. It is a welcome opportunity to draw attention to an important and little known ...
January 25, 2013 1:15 p.m.
National Non-Smoking Week observed
(The Sackville Tribune Post - Opinion) FREDERICTON, N.B. – The following message was issued by Healthy and Inclusive Communities Minister Dorothy Shephard on the occasion of National Non-Smoking Week, Jan. 20-26: I am pleased to recognize National Non-Smoking Week. This year's theme is Live, work, play...even better smoke-free. It ...