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New hope for the fishery

cod-fishNowhere in Canada has the devastation of a fishery and the decimation of a fisherpeople been greater than on the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador. Federal and provincial fisheries policies have, for many years, especially since the and during the Harper administrations, catered to the powerful influence of large fish companies, fisheries unions and federal foreign trading practices. Ninety per cent of our once great resource has disappeared and 90 per cent of what is left is under the control of a few elite, wealthy, powerful people,,, Read the rest here 09:21