Russell Wangersky: the nature of policy

Russell Wangersky: the nature of policy

Sometimes there's more to news than what catches the eye. Russell Wangersky, the Opinions 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.

The road to ruin

Updated on May 12, 2014 - It has only been his brushes with controversy that have landed premier-to-be Frank Coleman media hits in recent weeks.


Subclass citizenship

Updated on October 01, 2015 - I understand the optics: if someone attacks this country, why shouldn’t they be tossed out of it on their ear?


Russell Wangersky

Evil, with Newfoundland roots

Updated on September 30, 2015 - The cards were stacked high against James Bulger.Five months before he was born, his father drowned near L’Anse aux Loup while...


Steve Bartlett

The holding ground

Updated on September 26, 2015 -   “The old order changeth, yielding place to new.”When Tennyson wrote that back in the 1800s, the speed of change was roughly...

Ed Smith

Why I need to get out more

Updated on September 30, 2015 - I’m not much of a concert-goer.That’s disconcerting to realize (no pun intended) considering I used write concert reviews.

Peter Jackson

Panning for a different gold

Updated on September 29, 2015 - Sunday, I took the gold pan up the Beckford River, caught up in how different the sides of the river are in fall.

Russell Wangersky

Ukraine: peace at last?

Updated on September 26, 2015 - The current ceasefire in the war in eastern Ukraine, the so-called Minsk-2 agreement, was signed last February, but they never...

Gwynne Dyer

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