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By Adele Perry

1919 is often recalled as the year of the Winnipeg General Strike, but it was also the year that water from Shoal Lake first flowed in Winnipeg taps. For the Anishinaabe community of Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, construction of the Winnipeg Aqueduct led to a chain of difficult ... Read more

Essential Stankiewicz, The

By W.J. Stankiewicz

The Essential Stankiewicz gathers together a selection of the core materials from a lifetime of writing by one of the most eminent political philosophers of our time. Written in a clear and lucid style, this volume can be appreciated by both the professional political scientist ... Read more

Ideas for a New Century

Edited by Bernie Lucht

An electrifying collection of thought-provoking interviews from recent broadcasts of CBC Radio's Ideas. In these remarkable dialogues — most of them in the company of Ideas host Paul Kennedy — some of the great intellectuals of our time reflect, interject, and project on ... Read more

Mike Harris Made Me Eat My Dog

By Linwood Barclay

An informed and viciously satirical look at the Ontario Tories, who`ve polarized public opinion unlike any other government in the province`s history. Three years into Ontario`s Common Sense Revolution, hospitals and schools are closing by the hundreds; thousands of nurses and ... Read more

Take the Torch

By Ian Waddell

Take the Torch is a compelling memoir from one of BC’s most widely accomplished and animated politicians, Ian Waddell, QC. Waddell takes us on a journey through his life and career as a storefront lawyer, an NDP Member of Parliament, a Minister of Culture, a writer, a ... Read more