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Liberal Interpretations

Making sense of Justin Trudeau and his party

Clock Watching

The nuclear threat lingers still

Spending Power

Can compassion and efficiency be combined in the use of public funds?

Daniel Poliquin

Daniel Poliquin is a fiction writer, essayist and translator. His latest book was a contribution to Penguin Canada’s series Extraordinary Canadians, a biography of Trudeau’s nemesis René Lévesque, which was nominated for the prestigious Charles Taylor Prize and several others.

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The Pierre We Hardly Knew

A major new biography sets the record straight on Trudeau's "idle" years January–February 2012
A word to the wise: should you be tempted to enter into a factual argument with Monique and Max Nemni about Pierre Elliott Trudeau’s life and times, make sure you stand on solid ground. Otherwise, they will shame you out of the room, albeit with a smile, because the two are a kind-hearted pair. But you will be toast…