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

  • Russell Wangersky: Gimme, gimme

    But I was struck by one particular set of lines from Donald Trump — three sentences that may not sway one single voter one way or another, but ...

  • RUSSELL WANGERSKY: A stitch in time saves – lives

    In Nova Scotia, emergency room staff have already been trained, and training’s underway for primary care paramedics. In Newfoundland and ...

  • Dreading what the future holds

    In Nova Scotia, emergency room staff have already been trained, and training’s underway for primary care paramedics. In Newfoundland and ...

  • Cleaning up appointment process

    Like his 1990 ruling in the Vito Rizzuto case, when Barry threw out criminal charges in the Ireland’s Eye drug case against Montreal crime boss ...

  • Breathless and breathing

    Just the way you should at least once see mountains, you should at least once see desert. Not because you’ll be able to describe it: not because ...

  • Uncommon courtesy

    I don’t know you, 10A, nor do I know your friend, 10B, though certainly I feel that I do, three and a half hours into the shared conversation. I ...

  • Russell Wangersky: Breaking away

    Not long ago, I was parked in a green-and-white striped lawn chair, trying to see a spark or two from the ass-end of the Perseids meteor shower, ...

  • Russell Wangersky: Ready for round 2?

    But while that’s truly horrible news for people in this province, that change is not the only impact of the expiry of the original power ...

  • Russell Wangersky: Not exactly as advertised

    Does that mean that the province is going to hand out five fewer deputy minister paycheques? Well, not exactly. I got confused looking through ...

  • Russell Wangersky: Too many things go unsaid

    That things are OK — that the world, such as it is, worked out for the best. That they will make a place for themselves, like I did. My parents ...