Profile of Russell Wangersky

Sometimes there's more to news than what catches the eye. Russell Wangersky, the Editor of The Telegram , reports on the seen and unseen each Tuesday and Saturday in his column. You can reach Russell at rwanger@thetelegram.com

All articles of Russell Wangersky

  • What the premier didnt say

    "The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have ...

  • A wager you won't win

    My friends and I have already started a wager on whether we can read one editorial from Mr. Wangersky on provincial politics without him ...

  • Advice for the new (and old) crowd

    So here we are, on the edge of a change in seasons and a change in government all at the same time. Not a big change in government, perhaps, ...

  • When the light changes

    There are times when I don't like the light. A hotel room with sliding glass patio doors, on the back of a hotel lost in the low-rise commercial ...

  • One point worth debating

    Who says a political debate cant have its high points? For me, the televised debate between this provinces three party leaders had several like ...

  • Clearing away the dead rot

    It's the time of year when everything is just ready to fall down. On a rising, bread-dough hill in Port Rexton, a singularly perfect grass has ...

  • Have you got the write stuff?

    Every week, someone gets in touch with me and wants to flog an idea for a weekly column. Nobody wants to offer up an isolated op-ed piece no, ...

  • Nattering nabobs serve a purpose

    Who says the unexamined life isn't worth living? It seems that during the brief period when their political spending wasn't being examined, this ...

  • A piece of the action

    You could call it the new math. Or you could call it class-action math. Or you could just scratch your head and wonder about where the path were ...

  • The tyranny of technology

    We have to fill in this wretched form now. - Mr. Justice Collins of the High Court of Justice, Queen's Bench Division, Royal Courts of Justice, ...