These N.L. women have plastic-free periods. Why aren't more doing the same?

These N.L. women have plastic-free periods. Why aren't more doing the same?

Few women would say they’re ever excited to see their period return for another cycle, and Kim Thompson used to be one of them. The woman from Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s had never been happy using tampons, and the accompanying dry-and-scratchy sensation she felt. But as she started shedding plastic from her lifestyle, her attention turned to those tampons, and […]

'We aren't going to turn the page': Conservatives try again to tie Norman trial to SNC-Lavalin fallout

'We aren't going to turn the page': Conservatives try again to tie Norman trial to SNC-Lavalin fallout

Federal Conservatives made a pitch today — in the wake of the SNC Lavalin affair — to turn the criminal case against Vice-Admiral Mark Norman into the spinoff political scandal of the spring. While the pace of the SNC-Lavalin scandal could start slowing down now, following the ejection of both former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould and former […]