Time to stop blaming CERB

In Kerry Campbell’s recent CBC article entitled “P.E.I. hospitality industry struggling to find staff as tourism booms”, he describes a current situation in which hospitality businesses are currently having difficulty finding staff. I too have heard from friends in the restaurant business that this is the case. What I also continue seeing in other media…

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We are a society divided

With this month’s events of January 6 taking place in Washington, DC one is not surprised by all of the social media posts virtuously extolling “it’s better here in Canada”. These expressions of relief are unfortunately misplaced as similar happenings on a smaller scale are also sadly occurring in our country. What happened in Washington…

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Education: the way out of COVID-19

We’ve had a tough year in 2020, but thanks to sound advice from Dr. Heather Morrison, Chief Health Officer, as well as the co-operation and mutual support of Islanders, we have avoided the tragic health outcomes others have suffered.  Nevertheless, whole industries have been compromised due to the COVID-19 Pandemic causing underemployment and job loss…

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