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Ben Sichel


January 4, 2012 • Halifax Media Co-op

Lighter Wallet? Low Wages, Not High Taxes, To Blame

Analysts say 'bracket creep' much less of a concern than stagnant wages

» Story: by Ben Sichel

October 4, 2011 • Media Co-op

Chaudhrys Finally Allowed to Call Halifax Home

Community support helps family of 5 stay in Canada after 8-year ordeal

» Story: by Ben Sichel

August 17, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Preventative Medicine: Rallying Today for the Future of Health Care

Citizens' group launches 3-year campaign to protect and extend medicare in 2014

» Story: by Ben Sichel

July 7, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Honduran Human Rights Activist Who Spoke in Nova Scotia Arrested While Walking to Work

Local network expresses concern over "trumped-up charges"

» Story: by Ben Sichel

July 5, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

From Halifax to Gaza, with Love

Miles Howe reports live from the Tahrir

May 15, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Freelancers Aren't Free: Herald Columnists Out Of a Contract

Writers wonder why newspaper is playing hardball

» Story: by Ben Sichel - 1 comments

February 27, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Chaudhry Family Wins Reprieve from Deportation

Application to stay in Canada will be reviewed again

» Story: by Ben Sichel - 2 comments

February 16, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Family's Deportation Hearing Left Undecided

More than 100 people show up in court to support Chaudhry family

» Story: by Ben Sichel - 5 comments

February 15, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Local Family of Five Faces Deportation to Pakistan

Packed courtroom expected in support of Chaudhry family

» Story: by Ben Sichel

February 2, 2011 • Halifax Media Co-op

Nova Scotia in Review: January

The Halifax Media Co-op's Review of underreported news from December


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