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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

Raymond B. Blake

Raymond B. Blake is a professor and the head of the Department of History at the University of Regina. His most recent book is Lions or Jellyfish: Newfoundland-Ottawa Relations Since 1957 (University of Toronto Press, 2015).

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Raymond B. Blake

Thought Crimes

Exploring Canada’s silencing of dissent during World War One. April 2016
How a liberal democracy responds to dissent is an important question and often a subject of sharp division. This was amply demonstrated when in early 2015 the Conservative government introduced Bill C-51, its sweeping anti-terrorism legislation designed to protect Canadians from terrorists who, according to minister of public safety Steve Blaney, were seeking to destroy the values Canadians…