September 3, 1990

HAVING IT ALL 3233
COVER

HAVING IT ALL

MORE WOMEN ARE SUCCESSFULLY BALANCING FAMILY AND CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITIES
A proud legacy of Northern Dancer 4445
SPORTS WATCH

A proud legacy of Northern Dancer

Eveiybody is talking about Izvestia, not so much because of his Triple Crown win as because of the manner in which he achieved it
A DICTATOR’S GRIM DEFIANCE 2223
WORLD

A DICTATOR’S GRIM DEFIANCE

As tension mounted ever higher in the Persian Gulf and exiled Kuwaiti government ministers warned that war seemed inevitable, Iraqi President Saddam Hussein staged a rivetting television spectacular. Wearing a grey business suit and an avuncular smile, he appeared on videotape talking to a group of British “guests,” as he called them, at one of the undisclosed strategic locations where his regime is holding Westerners to discourage attack.
THE ROUTE TO THE TOP 3637
COVER

THE ROUTE TO THE TOP

WOMEN TAKE DIFFERENT SUCCESS PATHS
The body politic is sunburned 1415
ANOTHER VIEW

The body politic is sunburned

Politicians figure all the angles. Or at least they think they do. Sometimes the voters figure one more angle than the politicians. When that happens, the politicians are dismayed, not to mention defeated. People think it can’t happen in an age of scientifically drawn opinion polling, but it still can.
The wizard of weird 5051
FILMS

The wizard of weird

David Lynch paves a violent yellow-brick road
SENDING IN THE TROOPS 1617
CANADA

SENDING IN THE TROOPS

AFTER A WEEK OF RENEWED NATIVE PROTEST, OTTAWA WARNS THAT TIME FOR TALKING MAY SOON BE OVER
In and out of tune 5657
BOOKS

In and out of tune

The legendary Irving Berlin feared failure
America digs in for war 2425
WORLD

America digs in for war

An eyewitness reports from the front
Red sand and not a cloud in the sky 6061
COLUMN

Red sand and not a cloud in the sky

One afternoon in the 18th century, I believe it was a Sunday, there was an accident to the Count of Areos in a bull ring. It is suspected that a bull was involved. Ever since, thanks to a ruling by the Marquis of Pombal, there has never been a bull killed in the ring in Portugal.
Tracking the dealers 4243
CRIME

Tracking the dealers

Canada adds new zeal to its drug enforcement
Literary treasure 4647
OBITUARY

Literary treasure

Morley Callaghan ‘made every word count’
A lock on the ballot 2021
CANADA

A lock on the ballot

Prisoners fight for the right to vote
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