Dave Moore, 41, is an ex-pat Canadian who is doing just great at all the things he never wanted to do, like living in L.A. and slaving at a giant law firm, while his creative dream nears its expiration date. That's when he falls read more
HARD SURFACE: IN SEARCH OF THE CANADIAN ROAD is a provocative and original investigation of the highways, byways, and back roads that make this country possible. Lyrical, informative, and slyly read more
The global crisis that began in advanced economies has sent severe shocks around the world, posing a test to the economies of Latin America and the Caribbean. The good news is that during this decade the region has made itself more resilient to externa read more
Ecosystem services have been disturbed to such an extent that, unless remedial action is taken urgently, reaching both the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) target of slowing biodiversity loss by 2010 and the Millennium Development Goals (MDG read more
It has been 10 long years since TALKBACK was shuffled off the airwaves, although it was the most popular and highest earning radio show in Cape Bretons history. Ten years since Dave Wilson told his audience, So long see you tomorrow on what turned out read more
Twenty-two million people have died from AIDS-related illnesses since AIDS was first discovered almost 25 years ago-more people than died in Europe during the Black Death of the Middle Ages. And 42 million people are now infected, two-thirds of them in read more
This guide questions conventional thinking about wealth and poverty—is the opposite of poverty really wealth, or is it safety and sufficiency?
Drawing on experience of poor people all over the world, the author gives voice to those whose views read more
IN THE FIRST BOOK to distil the entire history of the United Nations into one accessible volume, Maggie Black explains how this complex organization works. In doing so she explores its successes, failings, and limitations.
This No-Nonsen read more
Virtually any commodity can move around the world to satisfy demand, but human beings have far less freedom. Many would-be migrants are forced to risk life and limb traveling illegally. Yet most rich countries are short of workers, have shrinking popul read more
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