When the Gods Changed: The Death of Liberal Canada by Peter C. Newman

By Peter C. Newman

Peter C. Newman, Canada's such a lot "cussed and discussed" political journalist, at the demise spiral of the Liberal Party.

The might 2, 2011 federal election became Canadian governance the wrong way up and inside of out. In his most up-to-date and doubtless so much debatable ebook, bestselling writer Peter C. Newman argues that the Harper majority will modify Canada a lot that we can have to alter the country's identify. however the longest lasting impression of the Tory win stands out as the dying of the Liberal social gathering, which governed Canada for seven of the final ten a long time and actually made the rustic what it truly is. Newman chronicles, in bloody aspect, the de-construction of the Grits' as soon as unassailable citadel and anatomizes the ways that the boldness embedded within the Liberal genetic code slowly poisoned the party's innovative impulses.

When the Gods replaced is the saga of a political self-immolation unmatched in Canadian historical past. It took Michael Ignatieff to mild the fit.

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