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  1. Aboriginal Ontario
    Historical Perspectives on the First Nations

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1994
    Essays on the history of Ontario's native people.
  2. Allow the Water
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1996
    The author shares his Christian vision of radical social transformation to develop a society based on the gospels of Jesus. Included are the stories of famous others who have also gone through social transformation, such as Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., J.S. Woodsworth, Jim and Shirley Douglas and members of the White Rose Movement.
  3. Beyond the Sacred
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    A transcript on Malik's talk "Beyond the Sacred" at a conference on blasphemy.
  4. The Bible: Genesis to Malachi
    Resource Type: Book
  5. The Bible: New Testament
    Resource Type: Book
  6. Billy Graham and David Mainse Recognized for their Lifetimes of Integrity
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2008
    An association of 3,000 Canadian Christian ministries will recognize Billy Graham (represented by grandson Will Graham) and David Mainse for lifetimes of personal and organizational integrity. Coast Plaza Hotel, Calgary AB Sept 24, 8pm.
  7. The Brick Testament
    Resource Type: Website
    The Brick Testament is the largest, most comprehensive illustrated Bible in the world with over 3,600 illustrations, made entirely out of Lego bricks, that retell more than 300 stories from The Bible.
    Launched first as a website in 2001, then as a published book series in 2003, The Brick Testament project is an ongoing one-man labour of love, constructed and photographed entirely by The Rev. Brendan Powell Smith.
  8. Canadian Christian Sourcebook
    The Essential Guide to Canada's Christian Ministries

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1997
    Christian ministries and resources.
  9. Canadian Churches and Social Justice
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1984
  10. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Pilot Copy, February 1976

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1976
    The first issue of the Canadian Information Sharing Service publication. The name of the publication was later changed to Connexions and then to Connexions Digest.
  11. Catholic Missions In Canada
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  12. Catholic Worker Movement
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    A collection of autonomous communities of Catholics and their associates founded by Dorothy Day and Peter Maurin in 1933.
  13. The Christian and Missionary Alliance in Canada
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  14. Christian pacifism
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    The theological and ethical position that any form of violence is incompatible with the Christian faith.
  15. Christian Reformed Church in North America
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  16. Christian Science Committees on Publication in Canada
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  17. Christians for Socialism
    Resource Type: Book
  18. Christians, Church and People Called the Poor...
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1978
  19. The Communistic Societies of the United States
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1965
    Describes a dozen Utopian societies.
  20. The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
    Economic Writings 1

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2013
    This first volume in Rosa Luxemburg's Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings 1, contains some of Luxemburg's most important statements on the globalization of capital, wage labour, imperialism, and pre-capitalist economic formations.
  21. Connexions Library: Religion Focus
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on religion.
  22. Day, Dorothy
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    American journalist, social activist, distributist, anarchist, and devout Catholic. (1897-1980).
  23. A Dictionary of Marxist Thought
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1983
  24. The Ecology of Freedom
    The Emergence and Dissolution of Hierarchy

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2005
    Bookchin's synthesis of ecology, anthropology and political theory traces conflicting legacies of hierarchy and freedom from the first emergence of human culture to today's globalized capitalism, constantly pointing the way to a sane, sustainable ecological future.
  25. The Empire God Built
    Inside Pat Robertson's media machine

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1996
    A profile of the demagogue who become one of the most successful media moguls in the world.
  26. Encyclopedia of American Religions
    Resource Type: Book
  27. Encyclopedia of Religion
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1987
  28. The Enemy of Nature
    The End of Capitalism or the End of the World?

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2007
    We live in and from nature, but the way we have evolved of doing this is about to destroy you. Capitalism and its by-products -- imperialism, war, neoliberal globalization, racism, poverty, and the destruction of community -- are all playing a part in the destruction of our ecosystem.
  29. Everything Must Change
    Jesus, Global Crises and a Revolution of Hope

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2007
    McLaren poses the question "How do the life and teachings of Jesus address the most critical global problems in our world today?" McLaren believes that we live in a world based on a wrong assumption of what is important in our lives, what is worth fighting for and what is the purpose of humanity's existence. He believes it is important to look at the teachings of Jesus to move to a positive view of humanity to overcome the dysfuntionality-economic, political and social of the world.
  30. Foundations of Christianity
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1953
    I have proceeded to describe the roots of primitive Christianity without intending either to extol or stigmatize it, but merely to understand it.
  31. A History of the Jews - Ancient and Modern
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1987
    Starting from a political interpretation of the period when judges, kings and prophets held sway over Israel and Judah, Ilan Halevi traces the evolution of the Jewish identity through its numerous stages, from the Roman occupation and the decline of Temple authority, through to the Zionist settlement of Palestine in the twentieth century.
  32. Institute for: Christian Life in Canada
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1978
    The various essays in the book "The Institue for: Christian Life in Canada" raise many social issues and problems that are found in the four major regions of Canada. The political and economic structures of our nation often create marginalization as the inability to get out of structured oppressive situations, and it is argued that this has been forced on the peoples of the Atlantic region.
  33. Interactions
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1975
    These are nots of remarks made at an all-day consultation between New Communities and representatives of the Churches of Toronto.
  34. The Irresistible Revolution
    Living as an Ordinary Radical

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2006
  35. Islamic Peril
    Media And Global Violence

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2000
  36. Karl Marx's Theory of Revolution
    Volume I: State and Bureaucracy

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1977
    A wide-ranging and thorough exposition of Marx's views on democracy.
  37. Liberation theology
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    The Theology of Liberation is a theology in which the salvation or liberation wrought by Christ is examined not only in terms of liberation from individual sin, but also in terms of liberation in other spheres: the aspirations of oppressed peoples and social classes; an understanding of history in which the human being is seen as assuming conscious responsibility for human destiny; and Christ the Saviour liberating the human race from sin, which is the root of all disruption of friendship and of all injustice and oppression.
  38. Literature as Pulpit
    The Christian Social Activism of Nellie McClung

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1993
  39. A Long and Terrible Shadow
    White Values, Native Rights in the Americas 1492-1992

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
    Against the odds, Native peoples have waged a tenacious struggle to survive and the re-emerge as distinct cultures.
  40. Lutheran Church -- Canada
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  41. The Many Roots of Christian Europe
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    This is a transcript of a I talk I gave yesterday at the LSE Literary Festival. My thanks to Arthur Bradley who also took part and responded to many of the themes I raised here and to Danielle Sands of the Forum for European Philosophy for organising the discussion.
  42. Marx and Engels Collected Works Volume 27
    Engels 1890 - 1895

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1895
    Includes The Foreign Policy of Russian Tsardom, and A Critique of the Draft Social-Democratic Program of 1891, and On the History of Early Christianity, and The Peasant Question in France and Germany
  43. A Marxist History of the World part 20: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2010
    Neil Faulkner examines how the three great monotheistic religions produced by the contradictions of the ancient world owed their extraordinary power to their origins in the myths and rituals of the oppressed.
  44. A Marxist History of the World part 36: The Reformation
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    The Reformation after 1521 tore apart church and state. Neil Faulkner looks at how the new social forces formed inside late medieval Europe helped undermine the thousand year domination of the Roman Catholic Church.
  45. Muslims, Jews and Christians imposing an imagined past, with disastrous results
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    The truth is that there are millions of people – Muslims, Jews and Christians and others – who not only still idealise a religiously imagined past, but want, in one way or another, to import that past into the present – and not only their present but everyone else's as well. Whatever one might think of the teachings of the Bible and Quran, this is a highly problematic desire. In fact, it is downright dangerous.
  46. 1992 The Theology of Self-Discovery Offers Hope
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1990
    The Self-Discovery campaign does not confine itself to the struggles of Indigenous People but addresses the concerns of all social and racial groups who have experienced social/cultural destruction under the yoke of colonialism.
  47. 1992: A White Christian Perspective
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1990
    I would hope that we can enter into a very sober 1992 event, so that native Christians might be able to retrieve those symbols that will give them new strength. I would hope that God is acting now as a kind of psychoanalyst, fresh dialogue might continue between the Church and native groups not within its "fold".
  48. Nonviolence
    Twenty-five Lessons from the History of a Dangerous Idea

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2006
  49. On Revolution
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1968
    Arendt examines the American, French, and Russian revolutions and draws conclusions about the meaning of revolution.
  50. Peace churches
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    Christian churches, groups or communities advocating Christian pacifism.
  51. A People's History of the World
    From the Stone Age to the New Millennium

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1999
    Harman describes the shape and course of human history as a narrative of ordinary people forming and re-forming complex societies in pursuit of common human goals.
  52. Photo Exhibit: Hyphen Islam-Christianity - Beit Zatoun Toronto - September 11, 2010
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2010
    An exhibition of 60 stunning photographs from Lebanon opening on September 11, at Beit Zatoun TORONTO. Hyphen Islam-Christianity brings together two religions, two cultures, respecting each other's differences and contributions.
  53. Plain people
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    Christian groups characterized by separation from the world and simple living, including plain dress.
  54. Pontifical Mission Societies
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  55. Quest for the Historical Jesus Begins Anew
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2008
    Scholars gathered this past weekend for the inaugural meeting of The Jesus Project in a renewed quest for the historical Jesus. The project is an effort by historians, biblical scholars, and theologians.
  56. Red Emma Speaks
    Selected Writings and Speeches by Emma Goldman

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1972
    A collection of essays which provide a comprehensive view of Emma Goldman's theories and beliefs.
  57. Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    A religious movement, whose members are known as Friends or Quakers.
  58. Rethinking The Idea Of 'Christian Europe'
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2011
    Looking to the traditional, moral and identity platform of Christianity in Europe.
  59. The Right-Wing Doesn't Want to Talk About Christian Atrocities, So Let's Talk About Christian Atrocities
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    History is full of atrocities committed by Christians for Christ, against not just other religions but against Christians themselves.
  60. Schweitzer, Albert
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    German-French theologian, musician, philosopher, and physician. (1875-1965).
  61. Sex, Economy, Freedom and Community
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1993
  62. Shakers
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    The United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, known as the Shakers, was a Protestant religious sect.
  63. Situationist International Anthology
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2006
    A selection of Situationist writings.
  64. The Slave Trade
    The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade 1440 - 1870

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1997
    A comprehensive history of the Atlantic slave trade in which approximiately eleven million black slaves were carried from Africa to the Americas to work on plantations, in mines, or as servants in houses.
  65. The Socialist Register 1984
    Volume 21: The Uses of Anti-Communism

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1984
  66. Sojourner Truth
    A Life, a Symbol

    Resource Type: Book
    A biography of Sojourner Truth, a famous northern slave, born in the 1790's. A devout Christian, she came to symbolize the shame of slavery and the promise of women's emancipation.
  67. Statement on Another Attack by the Far Right on Christians and Democracy in Pakistan
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2016
    More than 72 people including children were killed, and more than 200 injured, in a suicide bombing in Lahore’s Gulshan-e-Bagh.
  68. Stolen Continents
    The "New World" Through Indian Eyes

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
    A history of the Americas through Native eyes.
  69. The Story of English
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
  70. Strange Cults and Utopias of 19th Century America
    Original title: History of American Socialisms

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1966
    Histories of communal experiments and communities in the United States.
  71. Sub-merge: Living Deep in a Shallow World
    Service, Justice and Contemplation Among the World's Poor

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2007
  72. Utopian Essays and Practical Proposals
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1962
    Whatever the subject, Goodman asks: What blocks and limits human freedom, joy, and creativity? What tends to release, free, liberate? In criticizing society and life his purpose is to improve. Goodman is animated by a vision of a good society, a coherent community, a style, and quality, of life that is fully human, and humanizes.
  73. Why I am not a Christian and other Essays
    Resource Type: Book
  74. Why There are Few Christians Left in the Holy Town of Bethlehem
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2018
    This is the time of year when they have a chance to break out of an isolation enforced in concrete since Israel enclosed the town with a "separation wall" more than a decade ago.

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