Refugees are a controversial topic of discussion in Canada today. All too often, they are treated as nameless statistics or caricatures in the occasional story that flares across the front pages of newspapers. In At The Border Called Hope, refugees have names and faces and they reveal a Canada that is better than we think and worse than we know. At the Border Called Hope tells the remarkable story of Mary Jo Leddy's fight for justice on behalf of those who cannot defend themselves.
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Mary Jo Leddy is a distinguished social activist, writer and broadcaster, and has been a member of the Romero House community for the past six years. She was a founding editor of Catholic New Times and is the author of Memories of War, Promises of Peace; Reweaving Religious Life; and Say to the Darkness, We Beg to Differ, which was a finalist in the 1991 City of Toronto Book Awards. She is co-author, with Bishop Remi De Roo and Douglas Roche, of In the Eye of the Catholic Storm. She has a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto and lectures throughout North America. In 1996 she received the Order of Canada for her humanitarian work.
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Book Description HarperCollins, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11000255738X
Book Description HarperCollins, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX000255738X