Canada’s Colonialism – Article at

January 21, 2010

A short piece on Canada’s colonial history, and Prime Minister Harper’s denial of it, is available at The Mark.

Alana Lajoie O’Malley writes:

“At the G20 Summit last September, our prime minister boasted that we “have no history of colonialism.” That the leader of our country can stand in front of dignitaries from around the world and speak these words is a testament to just how far we have to go in really understanding our national history.”

Read the full piece here.

Photo by axiepics available under a Creative Commons License

2 Responses to “Canada’s Colonialism – Article at”

  1. Martin Bar Says:

    I love that you’re using The Mark as a source. I’ve been following them since launch! Any chance we’ll be reading you on The Mark sometime soon?

  2. tracingmemory Says:

    Hmmm. Not sure, although I did just post a comment to one of their pieces, “Canada’s Human Rights Report Card.”

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