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Yves Engler: ‘A Propaganda System’

Canadian Politics

Yves Engler. Screenshot from YouTube.

Winnipeg, Nov. 2, 2016 - Author/activist Yves Engler was at the University of Winnipeg to promote his most recent book, A Propaganda System: How Canada’s government, corporations, media and academia sell war and exploitation. Yves has published eight other books: Canada in Africa — 300 Years of Aid and Exploitation, 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 and (with Anthony Fenton) Canada in Haiti: Waging War on The Poor Majority, and Canada and Israel: Building Apartheid. You can read more about Yves Engler at

Engler’s Winnipeg session was sponsored by Peace Alliance Winnipeg, Council of Canadians (Winnipeg), Canadian Dimension and CKUW-FM 95.9 in Winnipeg.

Video Production:
Paul S. Graham


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