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

  • Leaving our mark

    Just before the old trail heads out to Mistaken Point, you take a dip down into a sharp faultline fold that crosses under the Cape Race road. ...

  • Fishing for credit after Iceland's freefall

    Oh, what a difference a year or so makes. In July 2007, Premier Danny Williams was pointing to a quarter-billion-dollar investment by Icelandic ...

  • Flying blind

    Here's an interesting idea for all you electioneers out there: since the fishery is still a huge part of life for rural Newfoundlanders and ...

  • The art of the matter

    When I heard Stephen Harper's comments about the value of the arts in this country, I rolled my eyes a little, and thought it was just another ...

  • Science fiction, Wall Street-style

    Call me crazy if you want, but I've always had a problem with one little piece of economic theory. It's a simple thing really. I have problems ...

  • Two rights don't make it wrong

    Premier Danny Williams is right, and he's right again, but that's not going to make life any easier for his administration. Monday, Williams ...

  • Focus on the road

    How about something anecdotal right off the top? Sure, that kind of information doesn't prove very much - if you see a lot of cod around your ...

  • Here today, gone tomorrow

    Well, all three of the amigos have been here, and I can't say that any of them impressed me much. Harper, Dion and Layton each came whooshing in, ...

  • Money to burn

    Down in the basement, it sleeps. But it's September now, and the beast is going to wake up. It's going to be hungry - very hungry - and the only ...

  • It's not as easy as it looks

    Here's something you might not have ever thought about: politics is actually a vocation - it's work that requires a certain amount of style, ...