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

  • The politics of paper mills

    It was only a matter of time. Every time the Canadian dollar climbs, resource operators in this province wonder how long their business will make ...

  • Wish Id thought of that

    I've decided that I'm pretty foolish - researching and writing columns and editorials, and sure, getting paid for it, too. But I've been missing ...

  • Low wages lead to worker shortage

    Sometimes change starts slowly: at Bear Cove, below Renews, a huge bluff of sand, soil and small rocks is easing its way down towards the sea, ...

  • 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, ...