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Jeff Rose-Martland
Attended College of the North Atlantic
Lives in St. John's, Newfoundland
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Applause from Newfoundland! Especially love the way you hit 'I'll deal with it later!"
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Recently, Canada's military has come under deliberate, sustained attack. In fact, our Forces may already have been vanquished. Not by an enemy, but by the nation it defends. Faith in Canada's support is the one thing our Forces absolutely, positivel...
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Artwork by: David Cran Good protest songs - the ones that endure - never preach to the choir. They don't rally the converted. They never tell you what to do, just that something should be done. Good protest songs force you to think, to consider....
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It needs the "What the frigg is wrong with this guy?" quote from the sydney protest last week.
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Great video work!  Did you get any of his new tunes?
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Art at his best!
Artwork by: David Cran Good protest songs - the ones that endure - never preach to the choir. They don't rally the converted. They never tell you what to do, just that something should be done. Good protest songs force you to think, to consider....
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Canadian governments and broadcasters have been quietly withdrawing all support for documentary. Commercial television, now concentrated in the hands of a few megacorps, does its shareholder diligence by playing strictly to the cheap seats; its screens are filled with sporting fights, gun-toting men, bouncing breasts and dancing cats. Federal governments, increasingly influenced by neo-liberal doctrine, have been shrinking the NFB and CBC for a g...
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Last week Retired Maj.-Gen. Lewis MacKenzie had an opinion piece in the Globe and Mail about suicides in the Canadian Forces. You can access that article here: http://www.theglobeandmail.
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In seven days, Canada lost four soldiers to suicide. They died of despair. Suffering mental wounds from their service, able to foresee the end of their careers but unable to see how they could survive after, they succumbed to their injuries and took their own lives. We might give it fancy clinical names, like Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder or Operational Stress Injury, but that doesn't change the condition: broken mind.
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writer
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  • Writer, 1996 - present
  • Our Duty
    President, 2010 - present
  • Convergys
    Customer Service Rep, 2005 - 2008
  • VOCM
    Announcer / Operator, 1999 - 2004
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St. John's, Newfoundland
Previously
Harbour Grace, Newfoundland
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Writer, marketer, communicator, citizens advocate,
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Jeff Rose-Martland is an award-winning author
and playwright living in St. John's, Newfoundland. He finds time to write in between raising his son, running a household, and infrequent stints in various bill-paying careers.
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Shortlisted for the 2010 CBC Literary Awards.

Invited panelist for the 2010 Winterset in Summer Literary Festival.

Winner of the Percy Janes First Novel Award

Education
  • College of the North Atlantic
    Electronice Communications Engineering Technology, 1989 - 2005
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