May 7, 1990

The Governor's Gamble 4041
COVER

The Governor's Gamble

AS INTEREST RATES SOAR, DEBATE RAGES OVER JOHN CROW’S PURSUIT OF ZERO INFLATION
A COMEBACK PLAN 1617
CANADA

A COMEBACK PLAN

AT A RECORD LOW IN THE POLLS, THE MULRONEY TORIES PLOT A SCENARIO FOR WINNING THE NEXT ELECTION
Trouble in paradise 3233
WORLD

Trouble in paradise

A doomsday prophet wears out her welcome
Merciful light 6667
BOOKS

Merciful light

Alice Munro’s new stories are luminous
NEW FEARS OF ECONOMIC RUIN 4445
COVER

NEW FEARS OF ECONOMIC RUIN

THE LIST OF VICTIMS GROWS
THE INFLATION FIGHTER 4849
COVER

THE INFLATION FIGHTER

JOHN CROW’S RESOLVE IS UNSHAKEN
The cost of neglect 5455
ENVIRONMENT

The cost of neglect

Assessing damage in Eastern Europe
A STUMBLING GIANT 3637
BUSINESS

A STUMBLING GIANT

HYDRO-QUEBEC’S SEVERE PROBLEMS ARE TARNISHING ITS IMAGE OF TECHNOLOGICAL PROWESS
In praise of the masked marvels 58T5
SPORTS WATCH

In praise of the masked marvels

The most valuable player in almost any hockey series is the poor, put-upon pariah in the padded cell, the lowly goaltender
OPENING NOTES 1213

OPENING NOTES

Elinor Caplan leads the way, Don Cherry hedges his bets, and Margaret Thatcher defends her accent
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