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Oct 05, 2015, 10:35 ET Overcoming discrimination requires we understand nature and nurture origins of "Us vs Them" mindset; new approach needed to promote "Deep Diversity" says author.

TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - To really work through issues of racial difference and foster greater levels of fairness and inclusion in society, we must understand the human mind including its...


Sep 16, 2015, 07:30 ET Stories of refugees fleeing to Canada highlighted in new book. "Flight and Freedom" asks if they would be let in today.

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Thirty astonishing stories of refugees fleeing to Canada are told in the timely new book Flight and Freedom: Stories of Escape to Canada by Ratna Omdivar and Dana...


Mar 09, 2015, 09:00 ET Former MPP Marilyn Churley tells the story of her "shameless" search for her son and her fight to change adoption laws

TORONTO, March 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Former Toronto City Councillor and former Member of Provincial Parliament Marilyn Churley reveals her personal and political struggles around adoption in her compelling ...


Sep 24, 2014, 12:14 ET Leading voices in the struggle against the tar sands speak out in new and timely book, A Line in the Tar Sands

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Dr. James Hansen of NASA says that "Avoiding 'game over for climate' requires drawing a line in the tar sands sludge." In a new and timely book, A Line in the Tar...


Apr 28, 2014, 10:46 ET Drones have changed warfare forever, say authors. We have entered an era of "nano-war."

TORONTO, April 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The world faces a new kind of war say Ann Rogers and John Hill, authors of Unmanned: Drone Warfare and Global Security (http://btlbooks.com/book/unmanned). Through the ...


Apr 03, 2013, 08:25 ET /R E P E A T -- Stop the tax scam and save Canada, say economists and analysts/

New book, The Great Revenue Robbery, calls for fair tax system TORONTO, April 3, 2013 /CNW/ - So-called experts say that the benefits of a radical free market agenda will trickle down to regular...


Apr 02, 2013, 14:41 ET Stop the tax scam and save Canada, say economists and analysts

New book, The Great Revenue Robbery, calls for fair tax system TORONTO, April 2, 2013 /CNW/ - So-called experts say that the benefits of a radical free market agenda will trickle down to regular...


Mar 25, 2013, 10:41 ET MP Charlie Angus presents riveting account of grassroots struggle, personal transformation, and environmental victory in New book Unlikely Radicals

TORONTO, March 25, 2013 /CNW/ - For twenty-two years politicians, promoters, and businessmen pushed for the Adams Mine landfill project as a solution to Ontario's garbage disposal crisis. Now MP...


Nov 09, 2012, 10:14 ET Between the Lines books wins $10,000 Wilson Prize for Publishing Canadian History

Publishing house acclaimed for record of invigorating and broadening the field of Canadian History TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2012 /CNW/ - Between the Lines books (BTL) has been awarded the prestigious annual...


Oct 29, 2012, 12:37 ET Haiti is under new international dictatorship says author

Justin Podur issues a powerful challenge and wake-up call to the international NGO and development community TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Haiti is again living under a dictatorship, says author...


May 29, 2012, 09:42 ET Canada becoming a "Warrior Nation," new book proclaims Award-winning historian and acclaimed journalist shed light on campaign to change Canada.

TORONTO, May 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Adding a bold voice to recent debate over the role, cost, and reach of Canada's military, the new book Warrior Nation: Rebranding Canada in an Age of Anxiety (Between...