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Intellectual Dishonesty at the Ivey Business Journal

Under the headline “Canada Isn’t Rotten to the Core”, the new editor of the Ivey Business Journal, Thomas Watson, attacked my book “Thieves of Bay Street” in his inaugural editorial. Although the book hit bookstores almost two years ago, and has faded from view, I found … Continue reading

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PEN Canada Interview mentions TOBS

In an interview with PEN Canada, Lawrence Hill, author of “Sir, I Intend to Burn Your Book: Race, Censorship, and Free Speech” recommended TOBS due to the fact it is a book under threat as a result of Conrad Black’s … Continue reading

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How Offshore Tax Havens Destroy Governments

My latest blog post on PEF on the rise of offshore tax havens and the damage they are causing can be read here: http://www.progressive-economics.ca/2013/07/31/how-offshore-tax-havens-destroy-governments/ Or read it here: Last fall, Greek magazine editor Kostas Vaxevanis published in his magazine Hot Doc a … Continue reading

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Won NMA Award for Manor Story

Last night I won a National Magazine Award for my story on Boaz Manor and his fraud that was published last year in the Globe and Mail’s Report On Business Magazine. The Globe ran a story about their many wins … Continue reading

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TOBS Reviewed on Suburban Poverty Blog

A blog called suburban-poverty.com written by Stephen Caulfield wrote a positive review of Thieves. You can read it here: http://suburban-poverty.com/?p=3496

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ROB Magazine Story on Rebecca MacDonald and Just Energy

In a collaboration with my friend and former CBC colleague Nicole Brewster-Mercury we produced an investigative cover story for the Globe and Mail’s ROB Magazine about Rebecca MacDonald and her company Just Energy. The story details why the company is … Continue reading

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Nominated for two NMA awards for best investigative reporting

I was nominated twice by the National Magazine Awards for best investigative journalism for my stories on Kevin O’Leary and Boaz Manor: http://www.magazine-awards.com/index.php?ci_id=1828&la_id=1

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TOBS Nominated for Arthur Ellis Award

Thieves of Bay Street was nominated for an Arthur Ellis Award for best crime book in the non-fiction category. See here: http://crimewriterscanada.com/home

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A socialist reviews Thieves

A Socialist in Canada blog reviewed “Thieves” and liked it: http://www.rogerannis.com/thieves-of-bay-street/

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Indigo Review of Thieves

A review of Thieves appeared on Indigo’s website. It can be read here: http://www.chapters.indigo.ca/books/Thieves-Of-Bay-Street-How-Banks-Brokerages-And-The-Wealthy-Steal-Billions-From-Canadians-Bruce-Livesey/978030735963-643508-Review.html

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