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The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

John Gray

John Gray wrote for a number of newspapers, including the Globe and Mail, for which he was Ottawa bureau chief, national editor, foreign editor, foreign correspondent, and national correspondent. He published Paul Martin: The Power of Ambition in 2003.

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John Gray

Angry Mister Nice Guy

The last prime minister’s memoir displays contradiction, not candour November 2008
Paul Martin and his friends and acolytes have always insisted that what drives the man is not politics but policy. True, his early years were framed by politics, the child of a famous father whose talent and taste for shaking hands and garnering votes made him almost a caricature. Anybody here from Windsor? On the Sunday mornings when Paul…

Ottawa's Boy Scout

A praising assessment of the opposition leader leaves out the dark side. September 2005