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MACDONALD, Alexander Barrett, Q.C., B.A.
Picture of MACDONALD,  Alexander Barrett, Q.C., B.A.
© House of Commons 1957
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1918.10.21
Place of Birth: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 2014.03.05 (95 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Barrister and solicitor
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 294 Days (9 months, 21 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Vancouver Kingsway, British Columbia Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1958.03.31 Defeated
Vancouver Kingsway, British Columbia Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1957.06.10 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1957.06.10 - 1958.03.30

^ Committees - House of Commons
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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
New Democratic Party British Columbia 1960.09.12 - 1986.10.21
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Vancouver East British Columbia 1960.09.12 - 1986.10.21
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly British Columbia 1960.09.12 - 1986.10.21
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
British Columbia

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Industrial Development, Trade and Commerce 1972.09.15 - 1973.05.18
Attorney General 1972.09.15 - 1975.12.22
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • Alex in wonderland.
    Vancouver : New Star Books; 1993. 210 p.

  • "My dear Legs--": letters to a young social democrat.
    Vancouver : New Star Books; 1985. 187 p.

  • Outrage: Canada's justice system on trial.
    1st ed. Vancouver : Raincoast Books, c1999; c1999. x, 182 p.

  • Outrage: Canada's justice system on trial.
    Rev. ed. Vancouver : Raincoast Books; 2000. ix, 205 p.

  • Why I am still a socialist: -- and it's not because I don't know any better.
    Vancouver : [New Star Books]; 2004. 15 p.


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