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Political Junkie Café

Pin-Up Prime Minister Part 2
Minority. Majority. Mackenzie King.

The Rt. Hon. Wm. Lyon Mackenzie King, 1927.


The Rt. Hon. Wm. Lyon Mackenzie King, 1927.

October 29, 2008
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Free Admission, Cash Bar
Exhibition Room A
395 Wellington Street
Library and Archives Canada

Get your fix at the Political Junkie Café in October as we continue our "Pin-up Prime Ministers" series. This month we look at majority and minority parliaments through the experiences of Canada's longest serving Prime Minister, William Lyon Mackenzie King. Join us for what will surely be a spirited discussion!

Our guests:

The Hon. John Edward Broadbent
Leader of the New Democratic Party from 1975 to 1989, and Member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre from 2004 to 2006.

Christopher P. Dummit
King historian from Trent University.


Library and Archives Canada: Political Junkie Café October 29, 2008

Pin-Up Prime Ministers, Part 2:
Minority. Majority. Mackenzie King.

This series is part of the program of Library and Archives Canada's Forum For Canadian Democracy, which enables us to publicly communicate the mandate of Library and Archives that is to be the permanent memory of the federal administration and its institutions.

Our last café event we dealt with Sir John. A. MacDonald. Another iconic prime minister tonight, William Lyon Mackenzie King. Read more


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