Editorial

Can Nunavut afford to pay for political parties?

Cash-poor Nunavut could be vulnerable to sleaze and corruption

For those who believe Nunavut’s ready to choose a premier by way of a direct, pan-territorial public vote, instead of a vote held only among MLAs, there are likely many ways to bring that about. The Nunavut Implementation Commission investigated the issue in 1996, and, though dated, many of their observations are still valid. You…

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Northern tax reform: an unfinished task

“The federal government should use the tax system to design a northern travel benefit that’s available to all tax-filers”

Nunavut’s failing airlines

“There is no one who matters less to northern airlines than the individual air traveller who uses his or her own money to pay”

Nunavut schools face a dark future

"Nunavut’s purported leaders have proven themselves incapable of forming a rational, coherent, evidence-based policy on Inuit language education"

A rehab centre for Nunavut?

“You’re not going get a treatment centre in Nunavut by writing a letter to Santa Claus”

Nunavut’s failing airlines

"There is no one who matters less to northern airlines than the individual air traveller who uses his or her own money to pay"