Warrant Officer F.E. Jenkins was one of 24 young men onboard an airforce bomber that disappeared over Quebec one night in October 1943. For almost three years, his parents in Millview, P.E.I. waited for news of his fate.
Europe expects to make trillions of dollars over the next few decades by transferring to a circular economy. Yet, in North America governments and people are widely unaware of what a circular economy implies. So could P.E.I. benefit by implementing a circular economy before it becomes mainstream? The P.E.I. Government, Progressive Conservative Party, and Green Party weigh-in.
A Canadian economist and Slovenian students come together to explain the benefits of free-tuition for society. Meanwhile, student leaders on PEI maintain radio silence.
It's an era of a quickly evolving global economy. The need for accessible higher education has never been more important.
It's a brave new world. Although PEI's media has been relatively unscathed by the slow destruction of the journalism industry in recent years, the hate-filled effects of clickbait and misinformation are present here as much as anywhere else in the world. It's never been so important to understand why bold, solutions-based journalism matters.
In this final installation about how PEI came to join Confederation, talks of a conspiracy surround the Island's path in joining Canada. Decades later a premier gives an detailed account, questioning if it was really worth it to give up the Island's independence.
“It is the strong and deliberate opinion of Her Majesty’s government that Prince Edward Island should unite with Canada". While Island politicians act boldly against London's wishes, London is likewise worried that America's Manifest Destiny is going to entangle the colony.
The first of a three part series about the real history of how Prince Edward Island came to join Canada.
From prosperity to bankruptcy. A threat of invasion. Conspiracy. An unhappy union.