Category Archives: Political Book

Pierre Elliott Trudeau (95)

Pierre Elliott Trudeau: The prime Minister Canadians Either Loved or Hated By: Stan Sauerwein This is a wonderful book about a Canadian icon that was very influential to me as I was growing up in Montreal. I was always impressed … Continue reading

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The Cult of Efficiency (83)

The Cult of Efficiency By Janice Gross Stein This is a wonderful book that was part of the Massey Lectures Series at the University of Toronto. This book comprises of the 2001 Massey Lectures, “The Cult of Efficiency,” broadcast in … Continue reading

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Common Ground (76)

 Common Ground By Justin Trudeau This is a memoir-type of book about Justin Trudeau. He is just every bit as interesting and inspiring as his Dad was. I just loved this book because it showed me that we have another … Continue reading

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Heart Matters (75)

  Heart Matters By Adrienne Clarkson This is a wonderful memoir about Adrienne Clarkson. It is inspiring and encouraging, and it shows what we can accomplish if only we dream big and have the urge and ability to bring about … Continue reading

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Pierre (73)

Pierre By Nancy Southam This is a marvelous book about Pierre Elliott Trudeau, a man who has fascinated many people for decades. He is one of these figures that no one can forget. And this book brings all of these … Continue reading

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Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship (59)

Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship By Adrienne Clarkson This is a wonderfully inspiring book by the twenty-sixty Governor General of Canada. She served from 1999 to 2006. She was invited to give the Massey Lecture Series at the University of … Continue reading

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America, But Better (58)

America, But Better by Chris Cannon and Brian Calvert This is a very inspiring book that all Canadians should read. It includes a forward by Abraham Lincoln. Canada is a usually regarded by some as a second-rate country, with the US being … Continue reading

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Book Review: No Logo (47)

No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies By Naomi Klein No Logo is a GREAT read and it will be of interest to any political minded reader or anyone who is simply interested in the plight of today’s Multinational … Continue reading

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Canada: What it is, What it Can be (46)

  Canada: What it is, What it Can be By Roger Martin and James Milway   We have so much to be proud of as Canadians. Our ancestors have built one of the most prosperous economies in the world. In … Continue reading

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