Newman, Peter C.
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Some words about the author's relationship between himself and the establishment. The speaker's favourite review. Writing about power. What and who the establishment is in Canada. Following their successors. The old establishment. Obtaining interviews - some personal memories. Some wonderful Club stories and anecdotes. The shift in the Canadian establishment, as detailed in the speaker's book. Defining the new establishment. Tracing the origins of the money culture. Comparing how old money and new money is spent. The women of new money. How the government has got it all wrong with regard to the economy. The future nature of work and jobs. Philanthropy. The global outlook of the titan. How the new establishment is going to create a big problem for Canada. Our tax base. A few words about Conrad Black. How the titans are setting the economic and social agenda for Canada. A look at Bay Street. Being Canadian. One last story.