April 16, 1990

A PROMISE MADE 1819
WORLD

A PROMISE MADE

NELSON MANDELA AND PRESIDENT DE KLERK GET THEIR TALKS BACK ON TRACK DESPITE OPPOSITION
LEGACY OF A TRAGIC LIFE 3637
SPECIAL REPORT

LEGACY OF A TRAGIC LIFE

THE NETHERLANDS MARKS THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF VAN GOGH’S DEATH WITH A NINE-MONTH CELEBRATION
Rime and reason 5859
BOOKS

Rime and reason

A new biography celebrates a great poet
THE JEWS 2223
COVER

THE JEWS

ANTI-SEMITISM IS ON THE RISE IN THE SOVIET UNION AND EASTERN EUROPE
High noon in Calgary 16b17
CANADA

High noon in Calgary

Mulroney faces Alberta’s fury over a tax
MASTERPIECES AND MILLIONS 40b41
SPECIAL REPORT

MASTERPIECES AND MILLIONS

PRICES FOR ARTWORK GO SKY-HIGH
NEW GROUND RULES 3031
BUSINESS

NEW GROUND RULES

PROFITS FROM CANADA’S MAJOR AIRPORTS ARE THE PRIZE IN A TAKEOVER BATTLE WAGED IN OTTAWA
Guilty as charged 5657
JUSTICE

Guilty as charged

Iran-contra jury convicts John Poindexter
BIGOTRY’S NEW FACE 2627
COVER

BIGOTRY’S NEW FACE

ANTISEMITISM IN CANADA HAS CHANGED
BUYING ART FOR A STEAL 4848a
SPECIAL REPORT

BUYING ART FOR A STEAL

THE BLACK MARKET IS BOOMING
OPENING NOTES 1011

OPENING NOTES

MPs battle over a parliamentary smoking ban, Art Buchwald orders in pizza, and NASA conquers a dirty enemy
Muddling through, Canadian style 6465
COLUMN

Muddling through, Canadian style

Zowie, Dr. Foth, how propitious it is to intercept your incessant perambulations. What, in totality, is the exactitude of the vacuumosity in the ineptitude of your cranial capacity? Well, gee, I must admit I was getting a bit bored with your incessant blathering on about your African adventures.
A taxing lesson for the Iron Lady 1213
COLUMN

A taxing lesson for the Iron Lady

When citizens are made to pay taxes from money they already have, they realize just how much they dislike paying taxes
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