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

  • Hope floats, snow melts

    There's a hint of it now, a hint in the light and the smell of the air outside, just enough to let you know that the world is finally changing. ...

  • Just the facts, ma'am

    Two completely different quotations swam their way through the Internet to me this week, both German, and both containing nuggets of information ...

  • When casualties dont hit home

    When it comes to our own military, let's not ever become "failure averse." More to the point, let's be aware, every single time, that it's ...

  • Forecasting and fiscal fog

    "The Treasury is as clueless as anybody else about what will happen to the global economic and financial system in the year ahead, so its ...

  • Making House calls

    "Our government looks forward to getting back to the legislative agenda," Tom Rideout said in a news release. "We are committed to building upon ...

  • Politics and the suit du jour

    An entire day in appeals court - two judges, two lawyers, countless court staff - in Britain was spent arguing a simple question: what's a ...

  • Accountability by the book

    Somewhere in Labrador, scientists are watching the treeline slowly move up a mountain. The treeline is the point at which temperatures are too ...

  • Even Iceland's taking a hit

    The sea is a big, complicated place, and there's no shortage of people who look out at its great silvery surface off this province's coast and ...

  • Running out of laughs

    Buried away in Science Magazine last week was an interesting, albeit painful, display. In a column called Gonzo Science, the magazine held a ...

  • What's bugging me

    So, maybe I just got out of the wrong side of the bed this morning. But there are a couple of things that have been bothering me all weekend. And ...