Ten-year-old Cassie lives with her working-class family in 1919 Winnipeg. The Great War and Spanish Influenza have taken their toll, and workers in the city are frustrated with low wages and long hours. When they orchestrate a general strike, Cassie — bright, determined and very bored at school — desperately wants to help.
Posted on January 29th, 2019
Watch an interview with Alain Deneault, author of Legalizing Theft.
Posted on October 17th, 2018
Angela Davis spoke at length about Robyn Maynard’s important book, Policing Black Lives, at her talk at the Viola Desmond Lecture Series.
Posted on May 15th, 2018
Jen Powley has won the Margaret and John Savage Book First Book Award for her incredible memoir, Just Jen: Thriving Through Multiple Sclerosis.