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  • Breaking Free of Neoliberalism: Canada's Challenge

    Neoliberalism – idealizing free-market capitalism – sets the boundaries for how we are governed in Canada, no matter who is in power. Author ALEX HIMELFARB explores why these ideas persist when the need for dramatic action on issues like inequality and global warming is obvious to all.

    $27.95, paperback
  • Colonialism and Capitalism: Canada's origins 1500-1890

    Colonialism and Capitalism: A New History of Canada offers readers access to a clear-eyed understanding of Canada’s past, explaining how recently-acknowledged dark facts about our history are tied to the creation of a richly endowed, wealthy but very unequal first world country.

    $29.95, paperback
  • The Trudeau Record: Promise and Performance

    An authoritative review of Justin Trudeau's tenure, with 20 independent experts weighing in on his promises and performance.

    $27.95, paperback
  • Canada's State Police

    The 150 year legacy of the RCMP, Canada’s national state police.

    $27.95, paperback
  • Gigs, Hustles, & Temps

    “Precarious work” contributes to rampant inequality, increased insecurity, and the crisis of public and mental health. “Gigs, Hustles, and Temps” explains why.

    $27.95, paperback
  • From Layton to Singh

    An incisive analysis of the federal NDP since 2000, examining the ongoing, unresolved tension between the party’s idealistic grassroots base and centrist bureaucracy at its core.

    $24.95, paperback
  • Vancouver Ltd.

    Donald Gutstein reveals the tangled web of corporate ownership and influence, family relationships and social contacts which held the Vancouver business establishment together in the 1970s

    $29.95, paperback
  • Corporate Rules: The Real World of Business Regulation in Canada

    Corporations and their lobbyists have captured control of most Canadian regulatory bodies. How this happened is documented by field experts, insiders, academics and whistleblowers.

    $27.95, paperback
  • Share the Wealth!

    This book shows how Canada’s steadily increasing wealth — which has mostly gone to the top one per cent over the last 20 years — can be successfully taxed to pay for the social programs Canadians need and want, from pharmacare and child care to better care for the elderly to much lower costs for post-secondary students.

    $24.95, paperback
  • Basic Income for Canadians

    This book, updated in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, presents the evidence for the health and wellbeing benefits of providing a basic income to everyone in Canada who needs it.

    $24.95, paperback
  • John Lennon, Yoko Ono and the Year Canada Was Cool

    While the Beatles were breaking up, John Lennon and Yoko Ono headed to Canada to stage a bed-in for peace, play a peace concert, and meet prime minister Trudeau.

    $24.95, paperback
  • Canada is Not Back

    An insider's account of how Justin Trudeau makes foreign policy, and why his government has gone nowhere internationally.
    $24.95, paperback
  • The Tangled Garden

    This book explains the breakdown of Canadian cultural industries and outlines that for them to be saved we must adapt cultural policy to the digital age.
    $24.95, paperback
  • Beyond Shelters

    Homelessness can be ended in Canada, and in this book leading shelter operators share their experience and their proposals about how this can be done, city by city.
    $24.95, paperback
  • Oil and World Politics

    Petroleum is at the root of most conflicts in the world today. It infiltrates politics and is closely associated with power. This book offers new understanding of what has been happening in world's "hot spot" countries.
    $27.95, paperback
  • Honest Politics Now

    This book critically analyzes changes introduced and implemented over the last two decades intended to deal with ethical issues in politics using high-profile political scandals as case studies. With contributions from experts from across the country, this book explores the standards of accountability to which Canadian politicians are being held.

    $24.95, paperback
  • Health and Wealth

    Researchers are now discovering that it's not the richest countries that have the best health: it's the most egalitarian.

    $35.00, paperback
  • Agnes Macphail and the Politics of Equality

    Agnes Macphail, Canada's first woman MP, is a heroine for our times: an accomplished politician, committed feminist and a complex, well-rounded human being.
    $16.95, paperback
  • Business and Social Reform in the Thirties

    This book challenges the commonly accepted view that governments enacted social reforms in the 1930s in response to demands for more equitable redistribution of wealth in a time of trouble, robbing from the rich to give to the poor.

    $16.95, paperback
  • The Age of Mackenzie King

    William Lyon Mackenzie King played a vital role in shaping Canadian politics, economics and international relations from 1900 to the present. His importance is indicated by the energy of Liberal party historians in creating an official version of life.

    $16.95, paperback
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