Bike to Work Week in Toronto was kicked off last Monday with a flap-jack breakfast in Nathan Phillips Square. This proved to me what I have long suspected: what Toronto really wants is to be Calgary. Calgarians may not bike to work. But surely they own the public pancake breakfast.By KATHERINE GOVIER5 min
There’s a disturbing school of thought developing among Canadian business leaders that the only way the country’s debt predicament will be resolved is through some massive, externally imposed crisis such as the temporary takeover of Canada’s economic management by the International Monetary Fund.By Peter C. Newman5 min
Canadians, unlike the bunch to the south who threw the tea into the harbor, rarely seem to get exercised when their political system fails to uphold freedoms. Fortunately for all of us, David Somerville and The National Citizens’ Coalition are different.By DIANE FRANCIS4 min
The story you want is part of the Maclean’s Archives. To access it, log in here or sign up for your free 30-day trial.
Experience anything and everything Maclean's has ever published — over 3,500 issues and 150,000 articles, images and advertisements — since 1905. Browse on your own, or explore our curated collections and timely recommendations.WATCH THIS VIDEO for highlights of everything the Maclean's Archives has to offer.