A look back at our 2016 books!

“The past is always tense, the future perfect.” 
― Zadie Smith

2016 may have been a tough year, but at least we have books. From graphic histories to the myth of Vimy to queer history, to revolutionary mothering, and beyond our 2016 books told stories that needed telling and raised issues we need to grapple with and we hope inspired action. Read on!  

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Toronto's Poor                    
A Rebellious History

By Bryan D. Palmer and Gaétan Héroux
Foreword by Frances Fox Piven  

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FIRED UP about Capitalism

By Tom Malleson

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Serial Girls:
From Barbie to Pussy Riot
By Martine Delvaux  Translated by Susanne De Lotbinière-Harwood  

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The Great Climate Robbery
How the Food System Drives Climate Change and What We Can Do About It

By GRAIN  Edited by Henk Hobbelink  

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The Bleeding Edge
Why technologies turn toxic in an unequal world

By Bob Hughes

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The Vimy Trap!
or, How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Great War

By Ian McKay and Jamie Swift. 

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Making Modern Unions

By Rob Kristofferson and Simon Orpana. Foreword by Paul Buhle

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Cuba Beyond the Beach:      
Stories of Life in Havana

By Karen Dubinsky

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Queer Progress:                             
From Homophobia to Homonationalism

 By Tim McCaskell

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A Future Without Hate or Need:
The Promise of the Jewish Left in Canada

By Ester Reiter

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The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting

By Zion Lights

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Drawn to Change
Graphic Histories of Working-Class Struggle

Edited by the Graphic History Collective with Paul Buhle

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What's Yours is Mine             
Against the Sharing Economy

By Tom Slee

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Revolutionary Mothering
Love on the Front Lines

Edited by Alixis Pauline Gumbs, China Martens, and Mai'A Williams

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Rethinking Education          
Whose Knowledge is it anyway?

Adam Unwin and John Yandell

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Ginger Goodwin                    
A Worker's Friend

by Laura Ellyn

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Understanding Jim Crow

Using Racist Memorabilia to Teach Tolerance
and Promote Social Justice
By David Pilgrim

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We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $153 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country.

Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien. L’an dernier, le Conseil  a investi 153 millions de dollars pour mettre de l’art dans la vie des Canadiennes et des Canadiens de tout le pays.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the National Translation Program for Book Publishing, an initiative of the Roadmap for Canada's Official Languages 2013-2018: Education, Immigration, Communities, for our translation activities.

We gratefully acknowledge assistance for our publishing activities from  the Ontario Arts Council, the Government of Ontario through the Ontario Book Publishers Tax Credit program and through the Ontario Book Initiative, and the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund.

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