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

  • All the campaign's a stage

    This week, Teresa Wright of the Charlottetown Guardian joined the entourage following the Harper campaign as it swung through P.E.I. Wright was ...

  • You can’t always get what you want

    So you train for the fire department physical and study for the practical and written tests. You get yourself into the best shape of your life, ...

  • Harper’s security blanket

    There are undercover officers, security officers, police in SWAT gear, police in normal uniforms, all for an Aug. 15 visit to a quiet New ...

  • Get away from the window

    Ma Joad had just experienced a store clerk digging into his own pocket to help her buy food at an overpriced company store. Gouged by high ...

  • Garage bands

    As far as I know, only one of the performers in the bands listed above went on to stardom — so far. Alan Doyle, who played with Great Big Sea for ...

  • Summer gone

    I haven’t seen the definite yellow warnings of goldenrod yet, but the columns of seeds on the western dock have all gone chocolate-brown, as much ...

  • Careful what you wish for

    But here’s a different kind of question — why exactly would the Liberals want it? Because something fiscally wicked this way comes.When the ...

  • Tories roll out avoidance strategy

    Their prevailing belief? That, since they can’t see you, you can’t see them.It’s kind of endearing in a two-year-old child — not so much in a ...

  • Wake-up call

    First, the blunt facts about the number of people available: “The (Canadian Coast Guard’s) Environmental Response (ER) Program in the Western ...

  • Conservatives MIA in N.L.

    First, they lowered the boom on Ches Crosbie, who, like it or not, at least had the ability to generate some traction for the Conservative cause. ...