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Against the Current: Selected Writings

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Gerard Pelletier has brought together a wide variety of excerpts and articles to make up this collection. It includes representative pieces from Trudeau's youth, selections from previously published books and journals, as well as speeches, interviews, letters written to newspapers, and classic essays from his time as a founding contributor to the magazine Cite libre. From ...more
Hardcover, 340 pages
Published November 2nd 1996 by McClelland & Stewart (first published 1996)
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This one appeals to my philosophical side...especially since it seems that's all I have left in my political leanings. Classic Canadian Liberal rantiness is completely OK with me...and if it's fine by you, you'll have no problem with this collection.
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Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau, PC, CC, CH, QC, MSRC (usually known as Pierre Trudeau or Pierre Elliott Trudeau), was the 15th Prime Minister of Canada from April 20, 1968 to June 4, 1979, and from March 3, 1980 to June 30, 1984.

Pierre Trudeau was a charismatic figure who, from the late 1960s until the mid-1980s, dominated the Canadian political scene and aroused passionate reactions.
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