The Ugly Canadian: Stephen Harper’s Foreign Policy (Book Tour)

Yves Engler is the author of seven books, including the recently released The Ugly Canadian: Stephen Harper’s Foreign Policy.

Former Vice President of the Concordia Student Union, Yves Engler is an Ottawa and Montréal based activist and author. He has  published seven books: The Ugly Canadian — Stephen Harper’s Foreign Policy, Lester Pearson’s Peacekeeping — The Truth May Hurt, Stop Signs — Cars and Capitalism on the Road to Economic, Social and Ecological Decay (with Bianca Mugyenyi), The Black Book of Canadian Foreign Policy (Shortlisted for the Mavis Gallant Prize for Non Fiction in the Quebec Writers’ Federation Literary Awards), Playing Left Wing: From Rink Rat to Student Radical (with Anthony Fenton), Canada in Haiti: Waging War on The Poor Majority and Canada and Israel: Building Apartheid.

  • The Ugly Canadian: Stephen Harper’s Foreign Policy Book Tour

    The Ugly Canadian — Stephen Harper’s Foreign Policy is available now. The Slam Harper’s Foreign Policy tour dates are below:
    National Sponsor
    Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East and

    Waterloo October 23, 7pm
    Wilfred Laurier University (Bricker Academic Building BAB202)
    Local Sponsor: Wilfred Laurier Sociology Department

    Barrie Oct 24 2pm
    Laurentian University
    Room K219
    Local Sponsor: Laurentian student union

    Toronto October 24, 7pm
    Beit Zatoun
    612 Markham St. (Bathurst subway stop on Bloor line)
    Local Sponsor: Climate Justice Group of Science4Peace, Beit Zatoun, Common Frontiers, Latin American and Caribbean Solidarity network, Toronto Haiti Action Committee, Socialist Action, Council of Canadians

    North Bay October 25, 7pm
    Nipissing University B200 (the Weaver Auditorium)
    Local Sponsor: Canadian International Council

    Thunder Bay October 27, 1:30pm
    Waverley Library (Auditorium) 285 Red River Road
    Local Sponsor: Canadian International Council, Human Rights Education and Department of History, Lakehead University

    Winnipeg October 28 1:00 PM
    University of Winnipeg (Room 3C01)
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians, CKUW

    Regina October 29, 2:30 pm
    University of Regina Education Building (room Ed 114)
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians, PIRG

    Saskatoon October 30, 7pm
    Root Down Workers’ Cooperative Café (200 Sonnenschein Way)
    Local Sponsor: Turning the Tide, Council of Canadians

    Edmonton November 1, 7pm
    University of Alberta Telus Building (room 134)
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians, Palestine Solidarity Network U of A

    Red Deer November 2, 12pm
    Red Deer Public Library (Snell Auditorium) 4818 49th St
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Calgary November 2, 7pm
    Old Y Centre, 12 Avenue SW
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Nelson November 3, 7pm
    Oxygen Art Centre
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Kelowna, November 4 7pm
    Okanagan College (Room H115) 1000 K.L.O. Road
    Kelowna Peace Group

    Kamloops November 5, 7pm
    The Smorgasbord restaurant (225-th Ave)
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Williams Lake November 6 6:30

    Vancouver November 7, 7pm
    Central Vancouver Public Library (Alice MacKay Room)
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians,, Lawyers against the War, Canada Palestine Support Network, Independent Jewish Voices, Vancouver and District Labour Council

    Abbotsford November 8, 7pm
    University of Fraser Valley

    Nanaimo November 9, 11:30am
    Vancouver Island University
    Local Sponsor: Political Studies Department

    Courtenay November 9, 7pm
    Lush Valley Food Action Society (1126F Piercy Ave)
    Local Sponsor: comox valley peace group

    Nanaimo November 10, 1pm
    Central Library
    Local Sponsor: Mid-Islanders for Justice and Peace in the Middle East

    Victoria November 13, 7pm
    University of Victoria (Room C122, David Strong Bldg.)
    Local Sponsor: Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East (Victoria)

    Victoria November 14, 11:30am
    Comosun College
    Delta (Ladner) November 14 7pm
    4475 Dawn Drive (a house)
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Delta November 14, 7pm
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Halifax November 15, 7pm
    Saint Mary’s University McNally Main Building (Room 227)
    Local Sponsor: International Development Studies, Halifax Peace Coalition

    Halifax November 16, 12pm
    Local Sponsor: Council of Canadians

    Tatamagouche November 16, 7pm
    Fables Literary Club
    Local Sponsor: Fables Literary Club

    Sackville November 17, afternoon
    Mount Allison
    Local Sponsor:

    Moncton November 17, evening

    Fredericton November 18, 4pm
    Local Sponsor:

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