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    • Sick and Tired

      Health and Safety Inequalities

      Edited by Stephanie Premji     October 2018

      Bringing together a multidisciplinary group of experts from the fields of labour studies, public health, ergonomics, epidemiology, sociology and law, Sick and Tired examines the inequalities in workplace health and safety.

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    • Bombardier Abroad

      Patterns of Dispossession

      By David P. Thomas     October 2018

      Centred around a theoretical framework that combines concepts of dispossession, political economy and important interventions from the field of settler colonial studies on the topic of colonial dispossession, Bombardier Abroad is a critical look at the problematic practices of a Canadian corporation and the ways in which the Canadian state is culpable.

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    • Viola Desmond

      Her Life and Times

      By Graham Reynolds  With Wanda Robson     October 2018

      Accessible, concise and timely, this book tells the incredible, important story of Viola Desmond, considered by many to be Canada’s Rosa Parks.

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      A Roseway Book
    • IKWE

      Honouring Women, Life Givers, and Water Protectors

      By Jackie Traverse     September 2018

      “I had the privilege of going to Standing Rock twice. The strength and power that came from the women there inspired this book. To be a woman is to be a life giver and water protector. Even if you never have children, you have that sense, and the duty to honour and protect the water is within you,” writes Traverse.

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      A Roseway Book
    • The Socialist Challenge Today

      Syriza, Sanders, Corbyn

      By Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin     September 2018

      In what direction should the left move in the 21st century?

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    • Organizing the 1%

      How Corporate Power Works

      By William K. Carroll and J.P. Sapinski     September 2018

      A highly accessible introduction to Marxist political economy, Carroll and Sapinski delve into the capitalist economic system at the root of corporate wealth and power and analyze the ways the capitalist class dominates over contemporary Canadian society.

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    • Northern Wildflower

      By Catherine Lafferty     September 2018

      Catherine Lafferty’s life story as a daughter and mother wanting more for her family and for herself is so completely inspiring. Northern Wildflower is a celebration of soul, grace and dignity.  I am floored with the talent, courage and heart inside this wonderful debut.” —Richard Van Camp, author of The Lesser Blessed

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      A Roseway Book
    • Critical Development Studies

      An Introduction

      By Henry Veltmeyer and Raúl Delgado Wise     September 2018

      The first book in the Critical Development Studies is a searing expose of the whole development industry. It is an introduction to the critical approach to development focusing on the needs of people rather than the pursuit of profit.

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    • From Suffragette to Homesteader

      Exploring British and Canadian Colonial Histories and Women’s Politics through Memoir

      Edited by Emily van der Meulen     September 2018

      From Suffragette to Homesteader is a unique story of social justice advocacy, women’s and feminist histories, struggles for gender equality, and the farmworker and homesteader experience, while also being a story of the British Empire, race and class, colonialism and imperialism, and Indigenous/settler relations.

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    • Racism and Anti-Racism in Canada

      Edited by David Este, Liza Lorenzetti and Christa Sato     August 2018

      This introductory book was planned and written specifically as an introduction to racism and anti-racism. It is conspicuously activist and advocates anti-racism within the parameters of sound academic research. The authors do not see a contradiction between strong research and calls to action to create a non-racist society.

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