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

  • Selling the prime minister

    The prime minister's office was busy this weekend, what with Stephen Harper being on the road in China and all. Over the last two days, the PMO ...

  • A high price to pay

    They took the news well - for guys that only get eight days off with their families before heading back out west, and who were just watching one ...

  • Too many tuned out

    Lucy Mangan had an interesting point of view in a Manchester Guardian column on the weekend. It was a harsh one for politicians, but one that ...

  • Child abuse scandal sound familiar?

    First off, I hold no brief for any particular religion. I've attended Anglican services, United Church services, and even some Catholic services. ...

  • A vote in the hand ...

    Remember the old saying about giving someone a fish, and they'll eat for a day - but teach them how to fish, and they'll eat for a lifetime? ...

  • Only time for a quick byte

    Standing in a shower of rain a week ago Wednesday, I got to see the change to snow coming towards me in a single white line, like a curtain ...

  • The big chill

    You can win battles, and still lose wars. In Monday's Globe and Mail, Premier Danny Williams was once again suggesting that it was time that the ...

  • It's a pretty sad commentary

    Here's a question: do you ever go online and read the comments on news stories, letters or editorials? What did you think of them? Was your ...

  • Small wonders

    Sometimes you don't know you've lost something. Sometimes, even though there's a hole left behind, you step blindly around it for ages without ...

  • Reality bites

    Years ago, when winter nights were pure and clean like a young conscience, I walked across a frozen pond with my former brother-in-law, Bob, and ...