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

  • The (hidden) costs of doing business

    Retail sales exist in a labyrinthine and bizarre world, the kind of place where consumers rarely know the number of tools used to try and lever a ...

  • When have meets have-not

    Toronto in November, and fat tangly snowflakes are falling outside and melting black and wet on the sidewalks. People coming in the door have ...

  • The meaning behind the message

    Sometimes, people hang up without leaving a message on the voice mail at my office, and then pick up the phone again to try to make another call. ...

  • Its only a matter of time

    Near the Druke on the road to Cape Race, you can look down at the ocean's edge and watch the long, angled rocks run down into the water with an ...

  • Theres plenty to be angry about

    When you're finished with this section of the paper, go to Section D, page three, and have a gander at the headless caribou and the accompanying ...

  • All that's old is old again

    Here's a novel concept for politicians: next time you come looking for my vote, claiming you're new and different and have a bunch of ideas about ...

  • Like cold molasses

    It's a familiar story: on Oct. 23, the preliminary hearing into Jim Walsh's fraud charges was moved back again, with a trial date now set for ...

  • Learning lessons from a ferry tale

    The two big white B.C. ferries vessels pass each other in Active Sound, one heading to Vancouver and the other going towards Victoria, and the ...

  • Canada: a birds-eye view

    It is, all at once, altogether too big to be one of anything. Just a week or so ago, we watched the federal election march across this country, ...

  • Crisis? Which crisis?

    It's funny how much easier it is to pay attention to something that affects you clearly, directly and personally. Witness the current financial ...