Tommy Douglas speaks

till power is brought to pooling
  • 288 Pages
  • 4.64 MB
  • English
Oolichan Books , Lantzville, B.C
Socialism -- Canada, Canada -- Politics and government -- 1945-1980, Saskatchewan -- Politics and gover


Canada, Saskatchewan, Ca

Other titlesTill power is brought to pooling.
Statementedited by L. D. Lovick.
ContributionsLovick, L. D.
LC ClassificationsF1034.2 .D68
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4493085M
ISBN 100889820228, 0889820201
LC Control Number79323083

Tommy Douglas speaks: till power is brought to pooling. [T C Douglas; L D Lovick] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search T C Douglas: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T C Douglas; L D Lovick. Find more information about: ISBN: A small man with a huge personality, Tommy Douglas was gregarious, witty, feisty and kind.

The leader of the first socialist government in North America, Douglas brought massive change to the province of Saskatchewan and led the way for many social reforms in the rest of Canada. Douglas is considered the Canadian "father of Medicare."Author: Susan Munroe. Once voted the greatest Canadian of all time, Tommy Douglas was a prairie politician who believed in democratic socialism, the crucial role of civil rights, and the great potential of cooperation for the common good.

He is best known as the "Father of Medicare." Born inDouglas was a champions.

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Tommy Douglas Speaks: till power is brought to pooling by T. Douglas and L.D. Lovick - editor. Oolichan Books, Lantzville,Fine Hardcover / Poor Dustjacket, pages, " x ", dustjacket with edgewear and closed tears. This collection of Tommy Douglas' speeches, anecdotes, and parables illustrates the essential features of the democratic left in Canada, the.

The Story of Tommy Douglas InTommy Douglas was a teenager standing on a rooftop in downtown Winnipeg. He was looking down on a huge crowd of workers protesting low wages.

They could not Tommy Douglas speaks book their families a good quality of Author: Shantel Ivits. Tommy Douglas was voted the Greatest Canadian ever in CBC’s competition a number of years ago.

In this speech, he tries to argue that his partythe CCFis a better option than the Liberals or Conservatives. All the laws were good lawsFor cats. But, oh, they were hard on Size: KB. Author Bill Waiser's new book, "The Canadians: Tommy Douglas," brilliantly summarizes the struggles and lofty achievements of this world-famous political leader.

Tommy Douglas was the Premier of Saskatchewan for 16 years, Creator of Canada's Universal Medicare System, national leader of the NDP, and of course Actor Kiefer Sutherland's grandfather.5/5(1). From CPAC's series on influential premiers in Canada.

This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. Tommy Douglas speaks about the economy, unemployment and inflation. Tommy Douglas, Hazen Argue vie for NDP leadership Tommy Douglas lobbies for the leadership of the New Democratic Party.

Tommy Douglas is revered for that which he questioned and that which he brought about. There are probably a few ideas at the time which he either did not question or failed to question completely.

A "Controversial views" section would be in order for things which don't appeal to modern minds, but what made him "The Greatest Canadian" is what. Tommy Douglas was voted to be the Greatest Canadian ever a couple of years ago.

Tommy Douglas was the man who brought single payer health care to Canada along with a lot of other great accomplishme. Tommy Douglas was a Saskatchewan politician best known as the “Father of Medicare”. During his tenure as the province’s Premier, he introduced the universal health insurance system that would eventually be adopted across Canada.

InTommy Douglas was named The Greatest Canadian of All time by voters across Canada. The making of a Socialist: the recollections of T.C.

Douglas by T. C Douglas (); Dream no little dreams: a biography of the Douglas Government of Saskatchewan, by A. W Johnson (); Walking in Indian moccasins: the native policies of Tommy Douglas and the CCF by F. L Barron (Book). -- Tommy Douglas. #Believe #Government #Community “The Bible is like a bull fiddle, you can play almost any tune you want on it.”-- Tommy Douglas.

#Play #Bulls #Want “Setting people to spy on one another is not the way to protect freedom.”-- Tommy Douglas. #People #Spy #Way “We should never, never be afraid or ashamed about dreams.

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Tommy Douglas was premier of Saskatchewan. Tommy Douglas was the best premier that Saskatchewan ever had. The police shot two protesting workers in Winnipeg in 6.

Guns should be banned. Tommy made a law that bosses must give workers two weeks of paid vacation. : Shantel Ivits. Tommy Douglas, Actor: The Great Debate. Tommy Douglas was born on Octo in Falkirk, Scotland as Thomas Clement Douglas.

He was an actor, known for The Great Debate (). He was married to Irma Dempsey. He died on Occupation: Actor. Tommy Douglas, the preacher-politician most associated with creating the health-care system of which Canadians are so proud, is alive in many ways 25 years after his : Duncan Mcmonagle.

Febru – Tommy Douglas dies; former Saskatchewan CCF Premier and national NDP leader was the First in North America to bring in government Medicare health plan. This Canadian History for Kids exclusive, looks at the life of the ‘Greatest Canadian’.

Tommy Douglas was born on Octo in Scotland. Tommy is a straight-ahead retelling of the key points of Douglas’s life and career, including his struggle to implement universal health coverage and a national pension plan and his part in the development of a wheat board to protect the interests of Western farmers.

Stewart also gets top marks for the book’s timing. On J the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation (CCF), led by the dynamic Tommy Douglas, won Saskatchewan to form North America's first socialist government.

The party that had begun as a social welfare movement changed the tone of Canadian government. The story of the CCF began during the Great Depression.

Named CBC's Greatest Canadian of all. Tommy recalled in the s, "I came to believe that health services ought not to have a price-tag on them, and that people should be able to get whatever health services they required irrespective of their individual capacity to pay." He was talking about what would become known as Medicare.

Douglas was hospitalized at the age of. Tommy Douglas speaks / edited by L. Lovick. FC D68 A55 Tommy Douglas, a case study of leadership and social structure / Kenneth David Falconer. - Tommy Douglas, "My friends, watch out for the little fellow with an idea." - Tommy Douglas One year ago men could be seen riding the rods on freight trains across Canada.

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Tommy Douglas died of cancer on Febru at the age of 81 in Ottawa. Another speech So next time you have an accident know that every time you have health care that there was a great hero, Tommy Douglas. Mouseland by Tommy Douglas. Usage Public Domain Topics tommy douglas, jane scharf, mouseland, ottawa elections, ottawa election a speech by Tommy Douglas Addeddate Identifier Mouseland.

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