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    • Ghosts Within

      Journeying Through PTSD

      By Garry Leech     March 2019

      “In this sensitive personal narrative, war correspondent Garry Leech reveals the torment of this frightful ailment and the horrors he witnessed in Latin America … A gripping tale of savagery and terror, but also of tenderness, compassion, and renewal.” — Noam Chomsky

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      A Roseway Book
    • Walmart

      Diary of an Associate

      By Hugo Meunier     March 2019

      In 2012, journalist Hugo Meunier went undercover as a Walmart employee for three months in St. Leonard, Quebec, just north of Montreal. In great detail, Meunier charts the daily life of an impoverished Walmart worker, referring to his shifts at the box store giant as “somewhere between the army and Walt Disney.”

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    • R Is for Reparations

      By Global Afrikan Congress – Nova Scotia Chapter     February 2019

      R is for Reparations invites readers to listen to the voices of young activists as they share their hopes, dreams and opinions about the global demand for redress, compensation and restitution in addressing the tragedy and resulting political, social, and economic damage caused to African People by the Atlantic Slave trade.

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      A Roseway Book
    • Keywords

      The New Language of Capitalism

      By John Patrick Leary     December 2018

      In Keywords: The New Language of Capitalism, John Patrick Leary chronicles the rise of a new vocabulary in the twenty-first century.

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    • The World Turned Upside Down?

      The Socialist Register 2019

      Edited by Leo Panitch and Greg Albo     December 2018

      The latest edition of the Socialist Register explores a range of pressing issues and asks what we can expect from the recent social and political changes occurring across the globe.

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    • On This Patch of Grass

      City Parks on Occupied Land

      By Matt Hern, Selena Couture, Daisy Couture and Sadie Couture     November 2018

      Parks are a certain kind of property, and thus creations of law, and they are subject to all kinds of presumptions about what parks are for, and what kinds of people should be doing what kinds of things in them. Parks — as they are currently constituted — are colonial enterprises. On This Patch of Grass is an investigation into one small urban park — Vancouver’s Victoria Park, or Bocce Ball Park — as a way to interrogate the politics of land.

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    • Not a New Problem

      Violence in the Lives of Disabled Women

      Edited by Michelle Owen, Diane Hiebert-Murphy and Janice Ristock  Foreword by Emily Ternette     November 2018

      Contributors to Not a New Problem examine the experiences of Canadian women with disabilities, the need for improved access to services and the ways this violence is exacerbated by and intersects with gender, sexuality, Indigeneity, race, ethnicity and class.

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    • Staying Alive While Living the Life

      Adversity, Strength, and Resilience in the Lives of Homeless Youth

      By Sue-Ann MacDonald and Benjamin Roebuck     October 2018

      In Staying Alive While Living the Life, Sue-Ann MacDonald and Benjamin Roebuck unpack the realities of living on the streets from the perspective of homeless youth.

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    • Decolonizing Academia

      Poverty, Oppression and Pain

      By Clelia O. Rodríguez     October 2018

      Poetic, confrontational and radical, Decolonizing Academia speaks to those who have been taught to doubt themselves because of the politics of censorship, violence and silence that sustain the Ivory Tower.

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    • Pursuing Justice

      An Introduction to Justice Studies, Second Edition

      Edited by Margot Hurlbert     October 2018

      This second edition features updated content from the popular first edition as well as new content about social justice and racism, the experiences of racialized persons with police, settler colonialism and issues of justice for gender and sexual minorities — all from a Canadian perspective.

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