Politics & labour

#47 Ujjal’s odyssey

Nov. 21, 2016 REVIEW: Journey After Midnight: India, Canada and the Road Beyond by Ujjal Dosanjh Vancouver: Figure 1 Publishing, 2016. $34.95  978-1-927958-56-8 Reviewed by Hugh Johnston Journey After Midnight is Ujjal Dosanjh’s memoir of his journey from a village in the Punjab to London in 1964 and to Vancouver in 1968. His extraordinary journey would…
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#46 15 stories, 94 calls to action

First published Nov. 19, 2016 REVIEW: In This Together: Fifteen Stories of Truth & Reconciliation By Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail Victoria: Brindle & Glass 2016. $19.95. 9781927366448 Reviewed by J.R. (Jim) Miller In This Together provides fifteen informal responses to reconciliation and decolonization in Canada, edited and compiled by Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail. * When asked in September 2016 how…
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#19 The Reddest Rose

ESSAY: The Reddest Rose: Trade Unionist Harvey Murphy by Ron Vurzuh First Published: September 22nd, 2016 * Harvey Murphy is not a name that echoes loudly throughout the annals of 20th-century British Columbia labour history. In fact, the tireless trade union organizer, negotiator, and active Communist Party of Canada (CPC) bureaucrat has almost disappeared from…
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