August 1, 1972

THE VIEW FROM ALBERTA 1011

THE VIEW FROM ALBERTA

Second thoughts about progress in the oil province
GROWING UP RELUCTANTLY 2021

GROWING UP RELUCTANTLY

How a political system failed: the birth and brutal death of the New Nationalism
LAMENT OF A LIBERATED WOMAN 3839

LAMENT OF A LIBERATED WOMAN

How hard it is to keep from being a shrew when you have a husband, two kids and a nine-to-five job I took after the mother I scarcely knew. When moving pictures arrived she decided to become another Mary Pickford. At 14 she was making the rounds of the booking agents in London’s West End.
FILMS 6869
FILMS

FILMS

What did Canadians do to deserve this?
SENATOR FROM THE TEAMSTERS 3233
ED LAWSON

SENATOR FROM THE TEAMSTERS

The union leader as dedicated careerist When Senator Ed Lawson of Vancouver flies to Ottawa for his duties in the upper chamber, the taxpayers of Canada provide him with the $280 Air Canada return fare. Economy section. But Ed Lawson also happens to be Canadian director of the international Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen and Helpers of America.
MUSIC 7071
MUSIC

MUSIC

Producing great sounds in spite of ourselves
WHAT'S MORE CANADIAN THAN STOMPIN'TOM? 3031

WHAT'S MORE CANADIAN THAN STOMPIN'TOM?

It’s obvious that most of the 3,000 persons gathered here in this Halifax high-school auditorium are members of the working class, inhabitants of that other and all but invisible Canada whose separate culture so seldom impinges on the national consciousness that often its very existence is denied.
TELEVISION 6667
TELEVISION

TELEVISION

Please adjust your set, the trouble may be permanent
LEFT WITH OURSELVES 2223

LEFT WITH OURSELVES

How a people triumphed: the emergence and celebration of the New Canuckism
BOOKS 7273
BOOKS

BOOKS

A private literature to call our own
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