A few questions with Halifax artist Élana Camille Saimovici
Why can’t it be you? The driving force behind success
SUCCESS = career + money ... or does it?
Should I stay or should I go? A look at graduate retention
A conversation with Canadian Armed Forces veteran and health ...
Generational value gaps shifting as individualist thinking warps view ...
Success: Two women. Two lives. One take.
Five questions, 10 answers: let's make prejudice, inequality history
Money. Happiness. Family. How do we define success?
BRIAN HODDER: 50 years ago a tremendous victory was won for gay rights
BRIAN JONES: Another fight at Mile One Centre
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Finding a waypoint
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: The internet remembers all the dumb stuff we’d like to forget
BRIAN JONES: Stan Marshall drinks Dwight Ball’s Kool-Aid
PAM FRAMPTON: The high cost of living (long)
BOB WAKEHAM: Breaking news from the Market Mania
ANCHOR: Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Now and Then. I’m Tony German, live from Market Mania, the largest grocery story in Canada opening its doors this evening to Newfoundland consumers eager to fill the coffers of this ...
RUSSELL WANGERKSY: Cast adrift
It’s just one of all those things that no one really can tell you. The things you’re destined to learn — to really learn — for yourself. Two days from the end of June, and I was on the edge of a huge field under the hot ...
GWYNNE DYER: The real refugee problem
Every once in a while a photograph of a migrant’s tragic death (usually that of a child) catches the public’s imagination. The image of three-year-old Alan Kurdi, fleeing from the Syrian civil war, dead face down in the surf on a ...
ANDREW COYNE: Canada Pension Plan caved to pressure from activists — where will it stop?
Well, this is odd. “Canada’s largest pension fund,” the Toronto Star reported last week, “has quietly divested from two American private prison operators deeply involved in the detention of thousands of Latin American migrants ...
BRIAN LILLEY: Liberals betray charter values over pro-life film
For a party that says it believes in charter values like freedom of speech or freedom of association, the Trudeau Liberals have a strange way of showing it. In fact, the folks that like to call themselves the Party of the Charter are currently ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Pay attention — plants can be a pathway to history
Just right now, it’s the best time of the year to play plant detective. I don’t mean it’s a great time of the year to spot plants you might not be familiar with, because they happen to be flowering now. No, it’s more ...
JIM VIBERT: NSHA’s promised savings didn’t happen
Back when it was first proposed, you may recall that one good reason was given to merge Nova Scotia’s nine district health authorities into the Nova Scotia Health Authority. It would save money on administration, and those savings ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Changing technology is fine — but only if the changes make sense
Dear technology whiz kids: thank you all so very much for fixing that thing that wasn’t broken. I know that this thank you doesn’t seem very sincere. That’s because it wasn’t. I’m the first to admit that, in terms ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Nothing to see here
If there’s one thing the Muskrat Falls inquiry is pretty darned good at showing us, it’s that governments and government agencies that tout transparency and accountability have developed a curious view about what that actually ...
DOUG CUTHAND: Cypress Hills hold special meaning to First Nations
The Cypress Hills hold special meaning to the First Nations, and my First Nation in particular. Our ancestors spent the winters in the shelter of the hills and spent the summers hunting on the open plains. For centuries the Cypress Hills have been ...