A.L.  McCready

A. L. McCready has a PhD in English and cultural studies from McMaster University.

  • Yellow Ribbons

    The Militarization of National Identity in Canada

    By A.L.  McCready     September 2013

    Since 2001 and the beginning of the “War on Terror,” Canadian culture has undergone a profound militarization. Moving away from previous myths of national identity centred on notions of multiculturalism and peacekeeping, Canada is increasingly being defined through a new patriotism based on military and policing actions around the world.