Book launch: Harperism: How Stephen Harper and his think tank colleagues have transformed Canada

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 21:30

Wednesday October 8, 5:30 – 7:30

“An immensely powerful and insightful probe of Stephen Harper’s impact on Canada. Donald Gutstein skillfully traces the deep links between Harper and the right-wing world of corporate-funded think tanks.” - Linda McQuaig

Expert Panel

Louise Mandell is a lawyer with Mandell Pinder, specializing in aboriginal law for 4 decades

Gwen Barlee is an environmental and health advocate

Adrienne Montani is a child and youth advocate

Simon Fraser University Sponsors

School of Communication
Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology
Institute for the Humanities
Labour Studies Program
Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Media Sponsor

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