Mar 6, 2015 | 5:14News NB Newsmaker March 6: Susan Lunn Video
News NB Newsmaker March 6: Susan Lunn Mar 6, 2015 | 5:14Canada's privacy commissioner is calling the federal government's new security bill a threat to Canadians. Daniel Therrien says bill C-51 is an excessive intrusion in taxpayer's privacy with no independent oversight to prevent abuses. Harry Forestell speaks with CBC parliamentary reporter Susan Lunn, about what people are saying in Ottawa.
Mar 5, 2015 | 6:09News NB Newsmaker March 5: Jean Sauvegeau Video
News NB Newsmaker March 5: Jean Sauvegeau Mar 5, 2015 | 6:09One year after a labour dispute at UNB, a right to information request reveals the university spent more than $315,000 on extra public relations and security during that time. Harry Forestell spoke with Jean Sauvegeau, the president of the New Brunswick Federation of Faculty Associations.
Mar 4, 2015 | 5:35News NB Newsmaker March 4: Robyn Allan Video
News NB Newsmaker March 4: Robyn Allan Mar 4, 2015 | 5:35The National Energy Board has received more than 1800 applications from groups and people who want to have their say on the TransCanada pipeline proposal. Robyn Allan is a former intervenor and says that process isn't nearly as open or accessible as you might like to think.
Mar 3, 2015 | 4:59News NB Newsmaker March 3: Adam Clawson Video
News NB Newsmaker March 3: Adam Clawson Mar 3, 2015 | 4:59Local makers of craft beer, cider and wine are hoping to find strength in numbers. Producers have banded together under one association to lobby for changes that will make it easier to sell their goods around the province. Rachel Cave speaks with the Association's founder, Adam Clawson, at his Red Rover Brewing Company in Fredericton.
Mar 2, 2015 | 5:44News NB Newsmaker March 2: Louise Comeau Video
News NB Newsmaker March 2: Louise Comeau Mar 2, 2015 | 5:44New Brunswick is falling behind on its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Rachel Cave speaks with the executive director of the Climate Action Network, Louise Comeau, on what advice she is giving to the premier, to get the province back on track.
Feb 27, 2015 | 5:41News NB Newsmaker February 27: Pam Palmater Video
News NB Newsmaker February 27: Pam Palmater Feb 27, 2015 | 5:41Aboriginal groups met with federal and provincial politicians in Ottawa today in a landmark round-table on missing and murdered indigenous women and girls. Harry Forestell speaks with Pam Palmater, a Mi'kmaq lawyer from New Brunswick and director of the Centre for Indigenous Governance at Ryerson University.
Feb 26, 2015 | 5:10News NB Newsmaker February 26: Pablo Asiron Video
News NB Newsmaker February 26: Pablo Asiron Feb 26, 2015 | 5:10A Moncton-based tech company has gained nearly $3 million dollars worth of new investment. RtTech Software helps manufacturers detect inefficiencies in their production lines in real time. Harry Forestell speaks with CEO, Pablo Asiron, about the expansion.
Feb 19, 2015 | 6:40News NB Newsmaker February 19: Michel Juneau-Katsuya Video
News NB Newsmaker February 19: Michel Juneau-Katsuya Feb 19, 2015 | 6:40Politicians in Ottawa are debating a new security bill. The government argues Bill C-51 will help prevent activities that undermine the security of Canada. Harry Forestell speaks with security analyst, Michel Juneau-Katsuya about what the bill means to Canadians.
Feb 18, 2015 | 5:12News NB Newsmaker February 18: Alison Menard Video
News NB Newsmaker February 18: Alison Menard Feb 18, 2015 | 5:12Harry Forestell speaks with defence lawyer, Alison Menard, about a secret RCMP document leaked to Greenpeace, that has labelled Canada's "anti-petroleum movement" as a growing threat to national security. Menard is a defence lawyer involved in the shale gas protests in Rexton.