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ANGUS, Charlie
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Current Member of The House of Commons - Timmins--James Bay, Ontario
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1962.11.14
Place of Birth: Timmins, Ontario, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Author, broadcaster, editor, Journalist, musician, negotiator, singer
Contact Information
Language Preference: English
^ Parliamentary Address
Telephone: 613-992-2919
Fax: 613-995-0747
E-Mail: charlie.angus@parl.gc.ca
House of Commons
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0A6
^ Constituency Address
Telephone: 705-567-2747 Fax: 705-567-5232 E-Mail: Angus.C@parl.gc.ca
30 Second Street, Suite 201
P.O. Box 276

Kirkland Lake, Ontario
P2N 3H7
Telephone: 705-268-6464 Fax: 705-266-9125 E-Mail: Angus.C@parl.gc.ca
60 Wilson Avenue, 2nd Floor
Timmins, Ontario
P4N 2S7
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3684 Days (10 years, 1 month, 2 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Timmins--James Bay, Ontario New Democratic Party 2011.05.02 Elected
Timmins--James Bay, Ontario New Democratic Party 2008.10.14 Elected
Timmins--James Bay, Ontario New Democratic Party 2006.01.23 Elected
Timmins--James Bay, Ontario Maiden speech. New Democratic Party 2004.06.28 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
New Democratic Party 2004.06.28 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Privacy 2011.10.28 - 2013.08.12
Ethics 2011.05.26 -
Privacy 2011.05.26 - 2011.10.02
Copyright 2011.05.26 - 2012.04.18
Access to Information 2011.05.26 - 2013.08.12
Canadian Heritage 2008.11.17 - 2011.05.25
Cultural Industries 2008.11.17 - 2011.05.25
Heritage 2008.11.17 - 2011.05.25
Digital Issues 2008.11.17 - 2012.04.18
Democratic Reform 2007.09.27 - 2008.11.16
Electoral Reform 2007.09.27 - 2008.11.16
Public Works and Government Services 2007.09.27 - 2008.11.16
Treasury Board 2007.09.27 - 2008.11.16
Rural Development 2004.10.01 - 2005.01.30
Agriculture and Agri-Food 2004.07.22 - 2006.02.13
Canadian Heritage 2004.07.22 - 2007.09.26

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Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Timmins,
Ontario
School Board School Trustee 2000 - 2004
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors or omissions, please contact us at the following e-mail address: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca

^ Sole Author Books

  • Cage call: life and death in the hard rock minning belt / Charles Angus; photographs by Louie Palu.
    Portland, Oregon : Photolucida; 2007. 64 p.

  • Les Costello: Canada's flying father.
    Ottawa : Novalis; 2005. 151 p.

  • Industrial cathedrals of the North / Louie Palu, photos; Charlie Angus, text; Marguerite Andersen, translation = Les cathédrales industrielles du Nord / Louie Palu, photographies ; Charlie Angus, texte ; Marguerite Andersen, traduction.
    Toronto : Between the Lines; 1998. xii, 91 p.

  • Mirrors of stone: fragments from the Porcupine frontier / Charles Angus; photographs by Louie Palu.
    Toronto : Between the Lines; 2001. vii, 148 p.


Articles

  • 40 days and counting.
    Catholic New Times. 25:20 Apr. 15, 2001.

  • A book of life and death: gathering the stories of miners killed in the Kirkland Lake camp [Gone but not forgotten].
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:26 Summer 1999.

  • A modest proposal [Proposal for zero tolerance applied to corporate crimes].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:39 Jan./Feb. 2000.

  • Adams Mine redux? The controversial mine site may yet be used for landfill. Looks like the battle isn't over after all.
    Seasons. 43:32 Winter 2004.

  • Admiring the HighGrader: a spirited magazine teaches us all a thing or two.
    Masthead. 18 (3):3 Mar. 2005.

  • AIDS stalks miners: HIV devastating Third World mining camps.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:9 Jan./Feb. 2003.

  • Alabama north [Pulling tree seedlings in northern Ontario].
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:20 July/Aug. 1997.

  • Attawapiskat plea is finally heard.
    Update. 37 (5):1,6 Jan. 27, 2010.

  • Bad blood: toxic nightmare in Northwestern Ontario (Winston Lake mine).
    HighGrader Magazine. 2 (1):20 Jan./Feb. 1996.

  • Barriere Lake and Ottawa's shame.
    Catholic New Times. 25:20 Oct. 21, 2001.

  • Barriere Lake: against all odds.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7 ( 6):20 Nov./Dec. 2001.

  • Barriere Lake: homeless crisis in Canada's hidden slums.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:20 Mar./Apr. 2003.

  • The Ben who cried wolf: MP Benoit Serre calls for northern separation and then changes his mind.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2 (6):40 Christmas 1996.

  • Big changes at the Crowbar Hotel: are Ontario's super jails intended to save money or get tough on prisoners?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:9 Dec. 1997.

  • The big giveaway: critics accuse government of giving crown land to the pulp barons.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:11 Mar./Apr. 1996.

  • Blind Willie's kids choir.
    Catholic New Times. 24:20 Dec. 17, 2000.

  • Blowin' up a storm: Eddie Duke and the Big Band era in Kirkland Lake.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:24 May/June 1996.

  • Boxed in: Sudbury goes after big box shopping.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:3 July/Aug. 1998.

  • Changing of the guard.
    HighGrader Magazine. 10:39 Fall 2004.

  • The children's crusade.
    Catholic New Times. 28:16 Apr. 25, 2004.

  • Cliff Frame hits the coals: Westray boss heads back to the world of mining.
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:20 Sept./Oct. 1997.

  • Confessions of a reluctant monarchist: reflections from a small town.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:39 July/Aug 2001.

  • The David Cassidy jinx: Charlie Angus' guide to the boy bands.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:15 Mar./Apr. 2001.

  • Death of a Catholic worker.
    Catholic New Times. 25:16 Jan. 28, 2001.

  • Death of a parish.
    Catholic New Times. 26:20 Oct. 6, 2002.

  • Demise of the polka king.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:39 May/June 2000.

  • Dial m for money: labour discontent behind big time charity campaigns.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:20 Mar./Apr. 1998.

  • Dog's breakfast: rural Ontario gets set to take over welfare costs.
    Catholic New Times. 21 (7):16 Mar. 9, 1997.

  • Downloading the beast: the changing pornographic landscape of northern Ontario.
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:20 Jan./Feb. 1997.

  • Dude, where's my church?.
    Catholic New Times. 27:16 Nov. 30, 2003.

  • Dumping eco-protection [Adams Mine].
    This Magazine. 34:9 Nov./Dec. 2000.

  • Dust to dust: gold miners and their families await answers on the link between aluminium dust and Alzheimer's disease.
    This Magazine. 27:22-6 Nov. 1993.

  • Elmore Leonard, meet John of the Cross.
    Catholic New Times. 26:20 Jan. 6, 2002.

  • End game: what will the next round of CBC cuts spell for northern programming?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2 (6):11 Christmas 1996.

  • The end of the world as we know it.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:20 Nov./Dec. 2000.

  • Even the unworthy get tired of a steady diet of bologna.
    Catholic New Times. 20:16 May 26, 1996 .

  • Fairy princess and the saint of the slums.
    Catholic New Times. 21:20 Oct. 5, 1997.

  • Firestorm: fighting forest fires in Northern Ontario.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:20 Summer 1996.

  • Freedom fighter: Jacques Roy's 35 year war for justice in Africa.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:20 Summer 2003.

  • From Managua with love: reflections from a small town.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:39 Spring 2002.

  • From Wackenhut to Walkerton: Ontario's plans to privatize prisons.
    Briar Patch. 29:10 Nov. 2000.

  • From Walkerton to Wackenhut: Tories privatization kick targets prisons.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:5 Summer 2000.

  • George Wallace in Lotus Land.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:39 Summer 2002.

  • Getting flushed: N Ontario loses out in Riding Boundary Changes.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:5 Fall 2002.

  • God is a trucker.
    Catholic New Times. 28:20 Feb. 8, 2004.

  • God on the highway: finding the sacred and the profane on a north road.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:29 Nov./Dec. 2001.

  • Governments have discovered the joys (and profits) of gambling.
    Catholic New Times. 21:20 June 15, 1997.

  • Grumpy white guys with guns.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:39 Jan./Feb. 2001.

  • He cast down the mighty from their thrones.
    Catholic New Times. 28:20 Oct. 10, 2004.

  • Hit the road, Jack: Sears workers in Sault deal with downsizing.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:5 Fall 1998.

  • How David Copperfield out-ranked Big Bird.
    Catholic New Times. 16:8 Nov. 22, 1992.

  • How safe? What did waste giant BFI find that made it run from the Adams Mine?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:15 Summer 2000.

  • I came too late for sixties magic (the seventies).
    Compass : A Jesuit Journal. 15:23 Mar./Apr. 1997.

  • I hear a train a going.
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:39 Nov./Dec. 1999.

  • I let a song go out of my heart: the life and times of Henry Kelneck.
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:27 Mar./Apr. 1997.

  • The ice cathedral.
    HighGrader Magazine. 10:39 Winter 2004.

  • Into the deeps: Kidd and Creighton break the 8000 barrier.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:13 Summer 2002.

  • It always hurts when we say goodbye: Agnico's closure plan hits snag: refinery demolition sets off toxic fears in Cobalt.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:11 May/June 1998.

  • I've seen da future of hockey and it's grrlz: what if girls played the boys and the girls won?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:5 Mar./Apr. 2002.

  • Killing Cain: the Goulet-Gauthier killings. Sex, murder and fratricide on the backroads [north of New Liskeard].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:20 May/June 2000.

  • Killing the Gospel.
    Catholic New Times. 27:20 Oct. 5, 2003.

  • Kings of the shield.
    The Beaver: Exploring Canada's History. 79 ( 2):30-36 Apr. 1999.

  • Kiss the weekend goodbye: Charlie Angus' guide to the 60 hour work week.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:5 Jan./Feb. 2001.

  • The korporate klassroom: advertisers clamouring to get into the education biz.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:9 Nov./Dec. 1998.

  • Lament for the jack-leg.
    Compass : A Jesuit Journal. 13:24 May/June 1995.

  • Land of the giant slayers [Temiskaming].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:39 Nov./Dec. 2000.

  • Life can't be reduced to simple answers.
    Catholic New Times. 20:16 Apr. 28, 1996.

  • Live from Kandahar: it's Geraldo.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:39 Jan./Feb. 2002.

  • Living these 'olden days' to the full.
    Catholic New Times. 20:20 Oct. 6, 1996.

  • Lizzie's got the doe rae me.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:39 Sept./Oct. 2001.

  • Loaded dice: the charity casino crap shoot in Ontario.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:7 Jan./Feb. 1998.

  • The loneliness of the long distance runner.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:31 Fall 2002.

  • Loss leader: franchise wars at the check-out counter.
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:7 Jan./Feb. 1999.

  • Lost in the woods: Ontario Prospectors' Assistance Program canned and Ontario prospectors now in political wilderness.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:8 Jan./Feb. 2000.

  • The man who would be king … Kirkland: Robert Bromley and the high tech empire that never was [in Swastika, near Kirkland Lake].
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:9 May/June 1999.

  • Managing the surplus of our consumer culture is tough work.
    Catholic New Times. 20:20 Dec. 1, 1996.

  • Measure up by grade five, or else!.
    Catholic New Times. 21:16 Nov. 2, 1997.

  • Media joins the war effort.
    Catholic New Times. 27:20 Apr. 20, 2003.

  • Mining for fish: fish farming in Atikokan.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:5 Nov./Dec. 2000.

  • Money from recycling: SMC Canada making friends in Cobalt.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:8 Sept./Oct. 2001.

  • The money pit: Ontario dives into the murky waters of video gambling.
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:20 May/June 1997.

  • Monumental challenges: northern pioneer Clarence Brazier.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:28 May/June 2001.

  • Music speaks louder than words.
    Catholic New Times. 27:24 June 15, 2003 .

  • Never mind the bollocks: here's the liability. The dramatic collapse of the Adams Mine deal stunned the nation. But in many ways it was only a matter of time.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:30 Nov./Dec. 2000.

  • The Nigerian mail scam: confidence crime goes international with e-mail rackets.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:20 Dec. 25, 2002.

  • Northern farmers battle PCB incinerator [Kirkland Lake].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:13 May/June 2000.

  • Northern spirits: Cochrane area looking at distillery.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:11 Nov./Dec. 2001.

  • Ode to a motel: reflections on a highway sign.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:13 Summer 2003.

  • Of blueberries, mining towns and surviving tough times.
    Catholic New Times. 20:18 Dec. 15, 1996.

  • Paying the PCB piper: subsidized US company threatens to close Canuck plant unless border opened [Kirkland Lake].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:4 Mar./Apr. 2000.

  • PCBs "R" us: is Kirkland Lake set to become international centre for PCB waste?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:20 Sept./Oct. 1999.

  • Pearls at swine: agriculture and the growing antibiotic crisis.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:20 Jan./Feb. 2000.

  • People may not want them, but casinos are coming anyway.
    Catholic New Times. 22:8 Feb. 22, 1998.

  • Picasso lives on Nickel Street [St Pat's school art show, Cobalt].
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:39 May/June 2001.

  • The Piquineros of Chile [Mina Santa Rosa].
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:24 May/June 1998.

  • Planning for the future in Temagami.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2 (6):16 [Christmas 1996].

  • Power politics: Trillium Fund boss has roots in controversial dump [Temiskaming].
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:12 Mar./Apr. 1999.

  • The price of nickel: McMaster University releases cancer study of Ontario nickel workers.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:10 May/June 1996.

  • Protecting the wrong assets (sex scandal in the Roman Catholic Church).
    Catholic New Times. 26:20 June 16, 2002 .

  • Pulling the garbage goalie: mayor Bill's last minute charge on TO.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:8 Jan./Feb. 2002.

  • Pulling the trigger: is Harris forcing the Adams Mine issue?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:5 Mar./Apr. 2001.

  • Pushing back: northern residents fight big city dump plans [Adams Mine, Temiskaming].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:20 Summer 2000.

  • Real culture is plain work: the main reason we moved from the city was to give our kids something the city could never give.
    Catholic New Times. 15:3 Oct. 20, 1991.

  • The Red Cross car. Marion Campsall: pioneering health in the North.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:17 Dec. 25, 2002.

  • Reflections from a small town.
    HighGrader Magazine. p. 27 Dec. 2004.

  • Reflections from a small town.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:40 Mar./Apr. 1996.

  • Reflections from a small town: just a pothole on the road to prosperity.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:40 May/June 1996.

  • Reflections from a small town: Robert Mitchum we need you.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:39 Nov./Dec. 2001.

  • Remembering a Canadian hero: memory of Frontier College pioneer honoured in Haileybury.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:29 Summer 2000.

  • Remembering Danilo Dolci, an apostle to the poor.
    Catholic New Times. 22:20 Apr. 12, 1998.

  • Revenge of the green Tories: Northern prospectors take another whack [378 Living Legacy park].
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:9 Spring 2002.

  • Roadside monuments.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:33 July/Aug. 2001.

  • Rolling the loaded dice [Cobalt].
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:39 Sept./Oct. 2000.

  • Saving Private Angus.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:40 Nov./Dec. 1998.

  • Schumacher's saint: Fr. Les Costello, 1928-2002.
    Catholic New Times. 27:20 Feb. 9, 2003.

  • Searching for Killer Kowalski: rassling and the hidden meaning of life.
    HighGrader Magazine. 4:27 May/June 1998.

  • She loves you, yah, yah, yah: Shania Twain comes home to Timmins.
    HighGrader Magazine. 2:40 Fall 1996.

  • Shoot out in a no-where league.
    HighGrader Magazine. p. 40 Winter 2005.

  • The signal is getting fainter [The demise of regional radio].
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:40 Sept./Oct. 1997.

  • The smallest big city in the world: Kirkland Lake, urban images in the rural north.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:33 Jan./Feb. 2002.

  • Smoke and speed.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:39 Jan./Feb. 2003.

  • So long big Joe.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:39 Mar./Apr. 2000.

  • Some books turn out to be ' just right '.
    Catholic New Times. 21:4 (suppl) Oct. 19, 1997.

  • Strange fruit: Nashville's year of the lynching.
    HighGrader Magazine. 10:20 Winter 2004.

  • Super-jail blues: future of native treatment up in air with closing of Burch Correctional.
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:15 Mar./Apr. 1999.

  • Tenth insight of Elder Angus.
    Catholic New Times. 21:20 Jan. 5, 1997.

  • Tory dump play: is Adam Mine back on the Tory agenda?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:12 Mar./Apr. 2003.

  • Toxic troubles [Kirkland Lake].
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:5 July/Aug. 2001.

  • Trash talk.
    This Magazine. 36:9 May/June 2003.

  • Travels in Canada's Bantuland.
    Catholic New Times. 26:16 Mar. 17, 2002.

  • Turning the world upside down.
    Catholic New Times. 25:20 June 17, 2001 .

  • View from the Medicine Line.
    HighGrader Magazine. 9:39 Summer 2003.

  • The wacky adventures of the money pit, starring Gordon McGuinty and a cast of investors [Adams Mine].
    Mine. 7:5 May/June 2001.

  • Wash your mouth out with soap: reflections from a small town.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:39 Mar./Apr. 2002.

  • What part of no … ? Attempt to ship PCB waste to Kirkland Lake causes international incident.
    HighGrader Magazine. 6:5 May/June 2000.

  • What you need to know about the MAI [Multilateral Agreement on Investments].
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:10 Sept./Oct. 1997.

  • Where there's smoke: Rural Metro comes calling.
    HighGrader Magazine. 3:4 Mar./Apr. 1997.

  • Would the last family out of the north please turn out the lights?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:39 Mar./Apr. 2001.

  • Would you like fries with your culture?.
    HighGrader Magazine. 5:39 Sept./Oct. 1999.

  • Xmas in Canuckistan.
    HighGrader Magazine. 8:39 Dec. 25, 2002.

  • Yiddish no more: Eddie Duke remembers Kirkland Lake's Jewish community.
    HighGrader Magazine. 7:30 Jan./Feb. 2001.


^ Multiple Authors Books

  • We lived a life and then some: the life, death, and life of a mining town; artwork by Sally Lawrence and Rob Moir. Angus, Charlie and Brit Griffin
    Toronto : Between the Lines; c1996. 145 p.

  • Wildcat (musical play). Angus, Charlie and Brit Griffin
    1998.


^ Multiple Editors / Compilers / Translators Books

  • Carved from the rock: stories from the union's past, collected by the Miners' History Project. Editors Susan Meurer and Charlie Angus. United Steelworkers of America. Miners' History Project

    Toronto : Miners' History Project, United Steelworkers of America; Sudbury, Ont. : Steelworkers Union Labour, c1995/c1997. 2 v.


^ Other Related Bibliographical Sources

  • HighGrader magazine / edited by Charlie Angus.
    Jan./Feb 1995-. 1 (1 ):


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