In memoriam, in passing

Updated on December 16, 2014 - I stopped for one, just one. It’s more dangerous than you think to stop on Nova Scotia’s Route 102, even though it’s a divided...

A roadside memorial on Route 102, just past Truro, N.S., at Exit 10 for Shubenacadie. — Photo by Russell Wangersky/TC Media

From our house to yours

Updated on December 17, 2014 - My dad was awoken from his slumber early Christmas morning by an odd crunching sound coming from somewhere in the house.

Explicit consent

Updated on November 27, 2014 - Pierre Trudeau famously said “there’s no place for the state in the bedrooms of the nation.”

Bad drugs

Updated on November 25, 2014 - In 1961, pregnant mothers in Canada were unwitting participants in a cruel lottery. Many were prescribed a promising new sedative...

Grits on fire

Updated on December 02, 2014 - It's like a general election in slow motion. Wednesday's wins for the Liberals in two provincial byelections makes it seven in a...

Yes, the anti-seal campaign is about money

Updated on November 26, 2014 - In “The Doubter’s Companion,” John Ralston Saul defines a baby seal: “a superior form of animal life which holds animistic power...

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