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.


Empty promises

Updated on August 04, 2015 - There’s probably no better promise for a politician than one they make knowing that the courts will keep them from delivering.


Russell Wangersky

The waters of our lives

Updated on August 01, 2015 - Interesting the number of things that flit into and out of our lives and then almost in a moment are gone.


Ed Smith

Why ‘The Duff’ deserves sainthood

Updated on August 01, 2015 - If my many friends in Vatican City were to ask me to suggest names of Canadians deserving of beatification — not that I’d have the...


Bob Wakeham

Conservatives MIA in N.L.

Updated on August 03, 2015 - Have they just given up?If the federal Conservatives haven’t surrendered the field in this province, they sure look like they have


Russell Wangersky

The two sides of Cyprus

Updated on August 01, 2015 - It was not so much a straw in the wind as a cheese in the wind. It’s a chewy, salty cheese that is delicious grilled: halloumi, as...

Gwynne Dyer

A wicket experience

Updated on August 01, 2015 - “All hope abandon, ye who enter here.”― Dante Alighieri, “The Divine Comedy” I made the journey with trepidation; anxiety clutched...


Pam Frampton

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