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

  • Guess who's pulling the puppet strings?

    All right, this is going to be harsh. But there's a strange message coming out of the Cameron inquiry, a message about just exactly who is ...

  • Notes on a scandal

    OK, so we're not quite in Newark, N.J., where the city's director of communications wrote in an e-mail to city staff: "The motivation and ...

  • It's the piper calling the tune

    A Tuesday morning, snow filtering gently down, the sound of car tires crisp in the windless air. You're late for work, out to the curtains every ...

  • Big city, big problems

    When you walk Toronto's streets, you're surprised by the sheer level of grime, by the pizza boxes and the coffee cups and by the endless loudness ...

  • Province's A.B.S. campaign doesn't hold water

    "It is imperative to have someone at the helm who understands the reliance this province has on the ferry service. This government maintains ...

  • 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 ...