Devastation and Protest
The Depression in the West
From: The Rise of the New West
1930s, the unprepared farmers and works and the government response to the situation. Outlines the founding of social credit and the CCF
John F. Conway
JOHN F. CONWAY, a well-known commentator on Western Canadian politics, teaches sociology at the University of Regina. He is the author of The Canadian Family in Crisis and Debts to Pay, and a frequent contributor to newspapers across Canada.