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  1. After the Crash
    The Emergence of the Rainbow Economy

    Resource Type: Book
  2. Agricultural Land Use Change in Canada: Process and Consequences
    Land Use in Canada Series: Number 21

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1982
    Three of the six chapters focus on the Saugeen River Valley.
  3. Bound By Power
    Intended Consequences

    Resource Type: Book
    These essays focus on how power and ideology work within society. Interviews are with Noam Chomsky, Linda McQuaig, Robert Bertuzzi and others. They speak to the issues of the understanding of power and political dissent, the repression of dissent in post 9/11 media coverage and the war on terror.
  4. Boundaries of Identity
    A Quebec Reader

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
  5. Canada and the State of the Planet
    The Social, Economic and Environmental Trends That Are Shaping Our Lives

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1997
  6. Canada Firsts Ralph Nader's Salute to Canada and Canadian Achievement
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1993
  7. Canada Year Book
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1973
  8. Canada Yearbook - 1976 - 1977
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1977
  9. Canada's Great Divide
    The politics of the growing gap between rich and poor in the 1990s

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2000
    Over the course of the 1990s, Canada's growing gap has become a slippery slope for a growing number of middle income familes sliding towards the bottom of the income ladder.
  10. Canada's Red Scare 1945-1957
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2001
    A summary and examination of Canada's Red Scare, the name used to describe the paranoia and ideological insecurity that swept Canada in the years following the Second World War amidst widespread mistrust of the Soviet Union. Volume 61 of The Canadian Historical Association booklets.
  11. Canada's Social Economy
    Co-Operatives, Non-Profits, and Other Community Enterprises

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
  12. The Canadian City
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
    Based on the belief that a healthy city life is possible, this volume collects articles, stories and histories about the city and its people, covering aspects such as human and social relations, art and architecture, urban planning, land development, and the greening of the urban environment.
  13. Canadian Feed The Children
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  14. Canadian Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
    Spokespersons, Experts, and Resources

    Resource Type: Website
    A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on Canadian topics in the Sources directory for the media.
  15. Canadian writers protest the detention of Liu Xiaobo
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Margaret Atwood, Michael Ondaatje and Nino Ricci and more than 40 members of PEN Canada, the writers' association, have signed a petition on behalf of prominent Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo.
  16. Class Warfare
    The Assault on Canada's School

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1994
    The authors show that the attack on schools has been mounted by representatives of big business who stand to make a fortune by privatizing education, aided by the religious right, who want to control what is taught -- and not taught -- in our schools.
  17. Climate Fast News from The Hill
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    On DAY 10 of the Fast, climate activists, maintain their presence on Parliament Hill to call on the Government to take immediate action to confront the Climate crisis and ask for public to pledge their support.
  18. The Climates of Canada
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1990
  19. Connexions
    Volume 5, Number 5 - January 1981 - Militarism/Militarisme

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1981
  20. Connexions Annual Resource and Reading List
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1994
    A short and selective list of resources on issues addressed in the Connexions Annual, such as environment, education, peace, interntional development, women's issues, urban issues, housing, human rights, civil liberties, social change.
  21. Connexions Library: Canada Focus
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on Canada.
  22. Corpus Almanac & Canadian Sourcebook
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1987
  23. Corpus Almanac & Canadian Sourcebook #2
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1987
  24. A damning indictment of the Ontario Liberal government's private power strategy
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2017
    Private power is a great deal for private power owners, writes Thomas Walkom. For the rest of us, not so much.
  25. Debt Bondage Or Self-Reliance
    A Popular Perspective on the Global Debt Crisis

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1985
    Describes the effects of international debt on workers, the unemployed, and peasants who neither asked for or benefit from such debt. It describes the growing number of people's movements in Canada and developing nations who are struggling against austerity measures.
  26. Dictionary of Canadian Place Names
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1997
    Includes 6,200 names of Canadian cities, towns, lakes, rivers, national parks, mountains, capes, channels and bays.
  27. Fake grassroots advocacy part of TransCanada's plan to silence Energy East critics
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    Documents show plans to "pressure" pipeline critics by working with third parties and industry-funded grassroots advocacy groups in favour of Energy East.
  28. Fasters Head to Court
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    Day 11 of Fast - Three "Hungry for Climate Leadership" Fasters in Court - Climate Change Trial Begins in Ottawa Courtroom - Harper Government Accused of Dividing Canadians With Oil-Dominated Energy and Climate Change Policy.
  29. Fields of Vision
    A Journey to Canada's Family Farms

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
  30. Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois and Quebec Student Group Classe to Tour Canada
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, former spokesperson for Quebec student group CLASSE, will be embarking on a whistle-stop national speaking tour from the 29th of September to the 5th of October.
  31. Global Thoughts, Local Actions
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1985
    A wealth of information for those seeking ways to link global problems to everyday life.
  32. The Globe and Mail as corporate apologists: behind the love affair with Barrick Gold
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2013
    In the rural highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG), a Canadian gold mine operates amongst the Ipili people, who were one of the last major ethnic groups to be contacted by the Australian colonial administration of New Guinea, or "white man", in 1939. Since that date, Porgera was known for its rich gold deposits and eventually became the site of one of the largest gold mines in the world. Today, Porgera is a site of controversy, as it riches are overshadowed by stories of gang rapes and killings of the Ipili people at the hands of Barrick security and police.
  33. The Great War and Canadian Society
    An Oral History

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1978
    Recollections of Canadian men and women who lived thorugh the First World War and recall life in the trenches and on the homefront.
  34. Greenpeace
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1972
  35. Highrise and Superprofits
    An Analysis of the Development Industry in Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1973
  36. IFIC Welcomes New Members
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) announces that The Equitable Life Insurance Company of Canada and WhiteHaven Securities Inc. have joined IFIC as members, effective June 25, 2014.
  37. Imperialism, Nationalism, and Canada.
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1977
    Interpretations of Canada's status in the system of world imperialism and the internal dynamics of class, race, and region within the Canadian national state.
  38. International Acclaim For Books By Hamilton, Ontario Publisher
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    The latest release from Bridgeross, Prose To Go: Tales From A Private List, has been hailed by South African reviewer Lois C. Henderson writing in the New York Journal of Books as “a life-enhancing experience.”
  39. Islamic Peril
    Media And Global Violence

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2000
  40. Valerie Jones, M.B.A., Speaker, Social Networking, E-Commerce Expert, GrandandToyEmpower.com
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  41. Last Stand of the Lubicon Cree
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
  42. Long Way From Home
    The story of the Sixties generation in Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1980
    An account of the upheavals and transformations experienced by those who came of age in the 1960s, a time when international currents of change intersected with specifically Canadian events and circumstances.
  43. Macpherson's Canada
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1969
  44. Media and Minorities
    Representing Diversity in a Multicultral Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2001
    An examination of the politics of media minority relations in a multicultural Canada.
  45. The Media Game
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1972
  46. Medicare in Canada: Facts and Myths
    Health Care Myths

    Resource Type: Article
    Refutes the myths and representations spread by medicare#s opponents.
  47. Mercenary of Reaction
    Lynton Crosby in Canada

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Lynton Crosby has a full schedule. He is the modern electoral PR hitman for parties in dire straits. He is hired to stir the pot of resentment and undermine hopes for change. His very existence suggests that democracies are shadows of their actual function, operating on traditional platforms of populism when required.
  48. The Morningside World of Stuart McLean
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1989
    Radio essays by Stuart McLean.
  49. Most Canadians killed in police encounters since 2000 had mental health or substance abuse issues
    More than 460 people have died in encounters with police in Canada since 2000

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2018
    More than 460 people have died in encounters with police across Canada since the year 2000, and a substantial majority suffered from mental health problems or symptoms of drug abuse, a CBC News investigation has found.
  50. The Movement and the Sixties
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1995
    Drawing on interviews, manuscripts, and archives, Anderson reveals how one event built upon another and exploed into the kaleidoscope of activism in the United States by the early 1970s. Civil rights, student power, and the crusade against the Vietnam War composed the first wave of the movement, and during after after the rip tides of 1968, the movement changed and expanded, flowing into new currents of counterculture, minority empowerment, and women's liberation.
  51. Naming the Moment
    Political Analysis for Action: A Manual for Community Groups

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1989
    A given moment - this moment - is unlike any other moment in time. Howe can we understand what it offers so that we can make the best use of it? How have people used moments in the past to push toward greater social justice?
  52. NDP campaign enters panic mode
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    If in politics a week can be a lifetime, a month can be an eternity -- especially in an election campaign.
  53. NDP campaign enters panic mode
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    If in politics a week can be a lifetime, a month can be an eternity -- especially in an election campaign.
  54. The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2004
    Peter Steven aims to make readers realize the power and influence of dominant media but, at the same time, also understand that they are not "omnipotent" and that there are alternative forms available.
  55. 1000 Questions About Canada
    Places, People, Things and Ideas. A Question-and-Answer Book on Canadian Facts and Culture.

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2001
  56. Operation Soap
    Wikipedia article

    Resource Type: Article
    Operation Soap was a raid by the Metropolitan Toronto Police against four gay bathhouses in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, which took place on February 5, 1981. More than three hundred men were arrested, the largest mass arrest in Canada since the 1970 October crisis, before the record was broken during the 2006 Stanley Cup Playoffs in Edmonton, Alberta.
  57. The Original Canadian City Dweller's Almanac
    Facts, Rants, Anecdotes and Unsupported Assertions for Urban Residents

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2002
  58. Our Generation
    Volume 1, Number 1

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1961
    The first issue of the journal Our Generation Against Nuclear War
  59. Our Generation
    Volume 1 Number 2

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1962
    Special Supplement on the Berlin & German Question
  60. Our Generation
    Volume 1 Number 3

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1962
  61. Our Generation
    Volume 2 number 1

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1962
  62. Our Generation
    Volume 3 Number 1

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1964
  63. Our Generation
    Volume 3 Number 2

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1964
  64. Our Generation
    Volume 3 Number 3

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1965
    Special Issue on Unilateralism
  65. Our Generation
    Volume 5 Number 1

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1967
  66. Our Generation
    Volume 5 Number 3

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1967
  67. Our Generation
    Volume 7 Number 3

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1970
  68. Our Generation
    Volume 9 Number 2

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1973
  69. Our Generation
    Volume 10 Number 3

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1974
  70. Peacemaking in the 1990s
    A Guide For Canadians

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1990
  71. Pensions Under Attack
    What's behind the push to privatize public pensions

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2001
    Townson discusses the forces behind the drive to privatize public pensions and its impact on the financial security of seniors. In doing so, she traces a history from Pinochet's Chile to Thatcher's Great Britain to critique Canada's move toward privatization.
  72. Pledge of Allegiance
    The Americanization of Canada in the Mulroney Years

    Resource Type: Book
  73. Poverty in Wealth
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1976
    A critique of existing poverty research in Canada.
  74. Province ignored whistleblowers who warned about child abuse at its training schools
    An ongoing Star investigation of alleged physical, sexual and emotional abuse at the schools for troubled youth between the 1960s and the 19

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2017
    An investigation of alleged physical, sexual and emotional abuse at Ontario training schools between the 1960s and the 1980s found that two officials warned the province of brutal and sadistic treatment at the hands of staff -- warnings the province appears to have ignored.
  75. Radical Digressions
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2017
    Ulli Diemer's website/blog featuring comment from a radical left-libertarian Marxist perspective.
  76. Retreat From Governance
    Canada and the Continental-International Challenge

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1989
  77. The Rising Seas
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1990
  78. The Royal Canadian Legion
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  79. Ryan Reynolds and a host of other Canadian celebrities have joined forces to protect nature
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Ryan Reynolds, Jason Priestley, William Shatner and Rachel Blanchard, star in A Force for Nature - a 30 minute television journey through some of our most magnificent but threatened landscapes.
  80. Self-Determination
    Thinking about self-determination in the Canadian context

    Resource Type: Article
    A critique of how many of the left approach 'self-determination'.
  81. The Socialist Register 1984
    Volume 21: The Uses of Anti-Communism

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1984
  82. Sources.com
    Portal for Journalists and Writers - The directory for reporters, writers, editors and researchers

    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Sources is an information portal for journalists, freelance writers, news editors, authors, researchers and journalism students -- and a resource for organizations, institutions, businesses, and individuals who want to get media coverage of their expertise and their views on newsworthy topics.
    Journalists: Use Sources to find experts, media contacts, spokespersons, scientists, lobbyists, officials, speakers, university professors, researchers, newsmakers, CEOs, executive directors, media relations contacts, spokespeople, talk show guests, PR representatives, Canadian sources, story ideas, research studies, databases, universities, colleges, associations, businesses, government, research institutions, lobby groups, non-government organizations (NGOs), in Canada and internationally.
    Newsmakers: Use Sources to raise your profile and get media coverage. Sources is a powerful tool which complements and magnifies your other efforts to publicize yourself. See www.sources.com/Profile.htm, fill out the membership form, or call 416-964-7799.
  83. Sources welcomes Coalition For No Whales in Captivity
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources welcomes a new member: Coalition For No Whales in Captivity. The Coalition For No Whales In Captivity is the "watchdog" of the Vancouver Aquarium.
  84. Sources welcomes Valerie Jones
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources welcomes a new member: Valerie Jones, M.B.A., Speaker, Social Networking, E-Commerce Expert, GrandandToyEmpower.com.
  85. Stolen Continents
    The "New World" Through Indian Eyes

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
    A history of the Americas through Native eyes.
  86. Strategies for Canadian Economic Self-Reliance
    Resource Type: Book
  87. The Swastika and the Maple Leaf
    Fascist Movements in Canada in the Thirities

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1975
    Betcherman deals with Adrien Arcand and other leading Canadian fascists of the 1930s, as well as Swastika Clubs, and fascist movements in the west.
  88. Sweat and Struggle
    Working Class Struggles In Canada 1789 - 1899

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1974
  89. Thinking About Self-Determination
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1994
    Does that familiar canon of the left, 'the right to self-determination', actually mean anything, or is it an empty slogan whose main utility is that it relieves us of the trouble of thinking critically?
  90. University of Winnipeg
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  91. Venezuela declares Craib Kowalik, Canada's Chargé d'Affaires in Caracas, persona non gratas
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2017
    Last week Venezuela declared Canada's chargé d'affaires in Caracas persona non grata. In making the announcement the president of the National Constituent Assembly Delcy Rodriguez denounced Craib Kowalik's "permanent and insistent, rude and vulgar interference in the internal affairs of Venezuela."
  92. The Wealthy Banker's Wife
    The Assault on Equality in Canada

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1993
  93. Working Class Toronto at the Turn of the Century
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1973
  94. Yesterday's News
    Why Canada's Daily Newspapers are Failing Us

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1998
    Illuminates the decline of print journalism, suggests reasons for this decline and proposes solutions to reverse this downward trend.

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