Profile of Russell Wangersky

Russell Wangersky is TC Media’s Atlantic Regional columnist. He can be reached at russell.wangersky@tc.tc. His column appears on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays in Transcontinental’s daily papers.

All articles of Russell Wangersky

  • Facts? No thanks

    On top of that, we also have political leaders who, to be blunt, don't want to hear it. That being said, there's nothing wrong with at least ...

  • Cancer roulette

    Not long ago, within the last couple of weeks in fact, a mathematical modelling study of cancer patients came to the conclusion that a vast ...

  • Last mill standing

    At least this mill is breathing.You head up, fittingly enough, Pulp Mill Road to Port Hawkesbury Paper. This mill has a rich, almost nutty smell ...

  • Rush to judgment

    And without taking that comparison too far, the infection involved is not going to be cured any time soon.For weeks now, the university’s ...

  • A gentle refrain on simple pleasures

    I travel a fair amount around the Atlantic provinces now, and I have seen many small wonders: hot ginger cookies from an Annapolis Royal, N.S. ...

  • Ministers should tighten their belts, too

    If politicians are going to talk the austerity talk, they’d better be walking the walk.Another spot that could use a trim? Cabinet ...

  • Malignant Cove and beyond

    There comes a time on a road trip when you throw the package of beef jerky across the front of the car, out of reach, And it might be the fact ...

  • Wheels of justice turn mighty slowly

    Inside, there are tin ceilings shedding leaves of paint, battered trim, boarded-over fireplaces that used to be the source of heat. Oh, and video ...

  • Ad infinitum

    My personal dislikes included a Volkswagen Passat ad and a McDonald’s coffee spot — I managed not to spill out my deep and abiding hatred for the ...

  • Spending for a rainy day

    But it touches on two things that all four Atlantic governments are going to have to deal with — if they’re not dealing with them already.First, ...