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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?

Deborah Ellis

Deborah Ellis has written over thirty books including, most recently, My Story Starts Here: Voices of Young Offenders.

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Deborah Ellis


Interviewing kids behind bars November 2019
My grandmother Nellie died when I was eight. While we were cleaning out her house, I found a paperback copy of Willard Motley’s Knock on Any Door, published in 1947, and Dad said I could keep it. I read it and reread it so many times, I can still recite passages. “Live fast, die…