The Donner Prize in Public Policy

I am thrilled to have A Good Death shortlisted for the Donner Prize.  The other nominated books are L’integration des services en sante: Une approche populationelle; Priests of Prosperity:  How Central Bankers Transformed the Postcommunist World; A Field Guide to Lies:  Critical Thinking in the Information Age; and Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in the Age of Message Control.  Congratulations to the other finalists. The winner will be announced on May 15, 2017.

Here’s a link to a piece about the prize in The Globe and Mail  

Book launch for A Good Death

Here are some images from my book launch at Ben McNally Books in Toronto on April 14–the same day that the Liberals tabled its right to die legislation, the deeply flawed Bill-C-14. The photographs were taken by Melissa Marques.

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Pictures from my book launch





Here are some of my recent media appearances for A Good Death

Here I am with CTV’s Beverley Thomson on April 12, 2016

The next day (April 13, 2016), I talked with CBC’s Anna-Maria Tremonti on The Current in a wide-ranging conversation about my book.