Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF)
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Agrarian Socialism: The Cooperative Commonwealth in Saskatchewan: A Study in Political Sociology
Lipset, Seymour Martin
A study of the social background of the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation in Saskatchewan, which in 1944 became to first government with avowed socialist goals to be elected to office in Canada. The...
Alex in Wonderland
The Anatomy of a Party: The National CCF 1932-1961
Young, Walter D.
A history of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation focusing on the relationship between the CCF as a movement and as a political party.
Canadian Labour in Politics
A historical study of the relationship between the labour movement and the social democratic party in Canada, as that relationship developed since the birth of modern industrial unionism.
The Canadian Left: A Critical Analysis
The main focus of the book is the emergence and development of Canadian socialist thought. Penner examines the origins of the Communist Party of Canada and its ideological base and the beginings and d...
Canadian Socialism: Essays on the CCF and the NDP
Capitalism and the National Question in Canada
Essays examining a variety of questions about Canada's past, from a Marxist perspective.
Coldwell, Major James William: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
Canadian social democratic politician, and leader of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation party from 1942 to 1960. (1888-1974).
Connexions Digest: Issue 51 - May 1990 - A Social Change Sourcebook
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
A political coalition of progressive, socialist and labour forces anxious to establish a political vehicle capable of bringing about economic reforms to improve the circumstances of those suffering th...
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation: Connexipedia Article
A Canadian political party founded in 1932 in Calgary by a number of socialist, farm, co-operative and labour groups, and the League for Social Reconstruction. In 1944, it became the government of Sas...
The Dilemma of Canadian Socialism: The C.C.F. in Ontario
Caplan, Gerald L.
The history of the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation in Ontario, set in the context of the national movement.
Douglas, Tommy: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
Canadian social democratic politician, CCF premier of Saskatchean and leader of the federal New Democratic Party. (1904-1986).
East York Workers' Association: Connexipedia article
The East York Workers' Association (EYWA) was an unemployment movement that developed during the Great Depression in the township of East York, Ontario.
Forum: Canadian Life and Letters - 1920-1970: Selections from the Canadian Forum
A selection of articles from fifty years of the Canadian Forum magazine.
Grace: The Life of Grace MacInnis
Howard Huggett in conversation with Ulli Diemer: Interview May 24, 1989
Huggett, Howard; Diemer, Ulli
An interview with Canadian socialist Howard Huggett. An audio recording of this interview is in the Connexions Library & Archive.
Canadian politician and feminist: obituary in the Connexions Digest.
Macphail, Agnes: Connexipedia Article
Canadian political and activist. (1890-1954).
Nationalism, Communism and Canadian Labour: The CIO, The Communist Party, and the Canadian Congress of Labour 1935-1956
A history of the Canadian Congress of Labour and of the CIO in Canada from the 1930s to the 1950s. The author raises many significant questions concerning the presence of American unions in Canada and...
No Bankers in Heaven: Remembering the CCF
An oral history of men and women who devoted themselves to building the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation.
Off the Record: The CCF in Saskatchewan
An insider's account of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation in Saskatchewan.
A Prophet in Politics: A Biography of J.S. Woodsworth
A biography of the Canadian socialist who became the first leader of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF).
Raising the Workers' Flag: The Workers' Unity League of Canada, 1930-1936
Endicott, Stephen L.
A history of the Workers' Unity League, the Canadian affiliate of the Communist Red International of Labour Unions.
Rebels, Reds, Radicals: Rethinking Canada's Left History
McKay looks at the history of the left in Canada as a series of experiments in "living otherwise" -- efforts to work out ways of life and thought strategically opposed to the prevailing liberal-capita...
The Regina Manifesto: Co-operative Commonwealth Federation Programme
Adopted by the founding convention of the CCCF in Regina, Saskatchewan, July, 1933.
Toronto's Poor: A Rebellious History
Palmer, Bryan D.; Heroux, Gaetan
Toronto’s Poor reveals the long and too often forgotten history of poor people’s resistance. It details how the homeless, the unemployed, and the destitute have struggled to survive and secure food an...
Winnipeg Declaration of Principles
The principles of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation.
Working Class Experience: Rethinking the History of Canadian Labour, 1800-1991
Palmer, Bryan D.
From nineteenth-century tavern life to late twentieth-century cinema, from rough canallers and the first stirrings of craft unionism to contemporary public-sector strikes, this books provides a sweepi...
Medical Care and Conflict in Saskatchewan
Badgley, Robin; Wolfe, Samuel