David McConkey - Columnist, Consultant, Citizen
Columnist. Consultant. Citizen.

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My Life and Work

I am a writer, editor, and consultant exploring the themes of active citizenship, environmental sustainability, and the wonder of everyday life.

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Some Favourite Columns

2017:   The Changing Conversations About Mortality
2016:   Spanking Shouldn’t be a Hit With Parents
2015:   Things to Keep in Mind on 4/20
2014:   Walking the Camino de Santiago
2013:    Ways to Leave a Legacy
2012:   Prostitution . . . in Brandon?
2011:   Discovering Historic Downtown Brandon 
2010:   Tax Time Offers Folks a Chance to Reflect
2009:   Memoir Man a Born Storyteller
2008:   No Ordinary Walk in the Park
2007:   Adventures in Film-making
2006:   Tomorrow, Buy Nothing
2005:   A Few Reflections on Skunk and Junk
2004:   How I Spent My Summer Vacation

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Some Favourite Reviews

2017:   Optimistic New Book From Muslim Writer
2016:   So Many Reasons to Appreciate Podcasts
2015:   “A New Ideal For How We Die”
2014:   Book Provides Intriguing, Scientific Glimpse into Religious Beliefs
2013:   Book Blows Lid Off Food Industry
2012:   Surfing World Wide Web Breeds Shallow Thinking
2011:   Canadian History Boring?  Not if You Know a Little
2010:   Book Helps Put Seton’s Westman Roots on Display 
2009:   Six Words To Describe A Life? 
2008:   Wiki Is The Way Of The Future
2007:   Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Stories

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David McConkey,
Brandon, Manitoba
204-726-9440
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My Sites / Interests

Some Reviewed Books:

The War on Drugs:
A Failed Experiment

War on Drugs

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The Atheist Muslim:
A Journey from Religion to Reason

Heretic

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Stranger Than We Can Imagine:
An Alternative History of the 20th Century

Stranger

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Heretic:
Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

Heretic

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Islam and the Future of Tolerance:
A Dialogue

Islam Future

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Extraordinary Canadians:
Nellie McClung

Extraordinary Canadians Nellie Mcclung

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The Greatest Show on Earth:
The Evidence for Evolution

Greatest Show on Earth

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