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Canada ‘played long, dirty, and hard’ to get Newfoundland into Confederation, says Malone

Greg Malone uncovers a radically different version of the history of Newfoundland’s entry into Confederation in his new book, Don’t Tell The Newfoundlanders.

Photograph courtesy of Greg Malone
A proud Newfoundlander: Greg Malone’s new book shows how the Canadian and British governments lied to get Newfoundland into Confederation. ‘This is what every Newfoundlander has suspected and felt in their guts for 50 or 60 years and have never been able to find out.’

 

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Canada ‘played long, dirty, and hard’ to get Newfoundland into Confederation, says Malone

Greg Malone uncovers a radically different version of the history of Newfoundland’s entry into Confederation in his new book, Don’t Tell The Newfoundlanders.

Photograph courtesy of Greg Malone
A proud Newfoundlander: Greg Malone’s new book shows how the Canadian and British governments lied to get Newfoundland into Confederation. ‘This is what every Newfoundlander has suspected and felt in their guts for 50 or 60 years and have never been able to find out.’

 

  

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Monday, September 1, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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