August 1, 1971

THANKS DARLING, FOR MAKING ME WHAT I AM TODAY 3435

THANKS DARLING, FOR MAKING ME WHAT I AM TODAY

Kate Millett, Simone de Beauvoir and Betty Friedan have come forward to warn us: marriage must be a partnership of equality and not a tyranny of sex roles. The lesson has been well heard. Only the most intractable male chauvinist would disagree.
CANADA CONSISTS OF THIS TWO SOLITUDES THAT MEET AND GREET IN HOPE AND HATE 1819

CANADA CONSISTS OF THIS TWO SOLITUDES THAT MEET AND GREET IN HOPE AND HATE

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?
OUR HEROES ON THE RUSSIAN FRONT 2829

OUR HEROES ON THE RUSSIAN FRONT

What does it mean when the bourgeois leader of a third-rank power pays a state visit to the USSR in the company of his beautiful bride? Your guess is as good as ours
AS FRENCH CANADIAN AS BASEBALL 2627

AS FRENCH CANADIAN AS BASEBALL

The Expos are more fun than the FLQ, rotten sewers and unemployment. Dieu merci!
The dangers of the new promiscuity 1415

The dangers of the new promiscuity

There is a widely prevalent idea in the now highly sexualized culture of North America that only the repressed and the old-fashioned hold to the traditional ideals of premarital chastity and post-marital fidelity, that at a time when everybody seems to be throwing off long-established patterns of sexual behavior along with their clothes it’s the unfettered sensualists who lead the most fulfilling lives.
ON BEING MOWAT 2425

ON BEING MOWAT

Can the son of a Saskatoon librarian find a place among the literary greats of his country? Yes, but the dog will have to go
YOUR VIEW 1011

YOUR VIEW

I take strenuous exception to the attitudes put forth by John Barr and Owen Anderson in The West is ready to revolt (June). On American investment they say: “. . . they (Albertans) know what the alternative to American investment is for them; a return to economic stagnation.”
IN THE HEART OF THE HEART OF LUNENBURG 4445

IN THE HEART OF THE HEART OF LUNENBURG

The Don Messer Show was never like this. Too bad
JACQUES BARBEAU'S CANADA 89

JACQUES BARBEAU'S CANADA

For the development of an indigenous business sector, let us pray
THE ENEMY WITHIN IS CHEMICAL, NOT POLITICAL 67
THE VIEW FROM U.S. OF A.

THE ENEMY WITHIN IS CHEMICAL, NOT POLITICAL

The major facts of life in Sunnyside, a working-class section of New York City, are (not necessarily in order of importance): the Sunnyside railway marshaling yards, often called the world’s largest; the four sprawling Calvary cemeteries operated by New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral, where are buried two million good and bad Catholics; and drugs.
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