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

  • Trading on insider information

    Of all the commodities that spin around our modern world, information is probably the most valuable - because, with information, you can ...

  • The call of the open (dirt) road

    I love dirt roads. I always have. I like the pull of them at the back of the truck when you swing around turns, the roostertail of dust out ...

  • On shooting first, and asking questions later

    Sometimes things wing their way into your inbox that make you think that logical thought has flown out the window, and that, when it comes to ...

  • Briefing notes and busy work

    I'm willing to save you from reading hundreds of pages of transcripts from the Cameron inquiry, particularly the testimony of two members of ...

  • Toll too high

    Where the old railbed curls through Port Rexton, it's easy to walk on the packed stone ballast and imagine what it would have been like to have ...

  • Signpost to amazing places

    It pains me to do this. Yes, it pains me, because these are places that are so private they feel like they belong to me. But I'll share them with ...

  • Do as I say, not as I do

    First, a mea culpa. After describing John Furneaux's achievement of reaching the top of Mount Everest in a column last week, I mistakenly ...

  • Kennedys comments curiouser and curiouser

    It's about time a Newfoundlander reached the summit of Mount Everest. John Furneaux got there a few days ago. And it's about time a ...

  • Negligence in the great outdoors

    I don't like finding poached moose. I found three in a single day once, down past St. Joseph's, one shot through the lungs and left on its side ...

  • An unfair contract is a poor contract

    A contract is a contract. That's the message being sent to this province's public-sector pensioners about whether they can ever expect an ...