canadian history

Book Review
Jun 11, 2015

Toronto's mishandling of a transformation

Daniel Francis
Is Toronto the centre of Canada? Does its transformation echo that of Canada's? Hmm, guess it depends on what city you're from! Read Vancouverite Daniel Francis' incisive review.
May 28, 2015
Photo: flickr/ Neeta Lind

Did Canada hear its residential school survivors?

Natalie Robinson
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission's investigation into residential schools will end next week. Do Canadians now understand their complicity in First Nations' health and social challenges?
Apr 17, 2015
Photo: flickr/leadnow

Bill C-51 and Canada's shameful past

Kim Koyama
C-51 is of harm to us all. It will promote the same shameful actions of Canada's past like the war-time internment of the Japanese in Canada.
Feb 17, 2015

Flag Day's forgotten history: My uncle Ed

Rod Mickleburgh
Rod Mickleburgh reflects on a forgotten and endearing nugget of Canadian history: a one-term NDP politician (and uncle) who almost got a national holiday in February -- 18 years ahead of his time.


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