HOW MANY SPORTS can be played by people of all ages - literally from under six years old to over eighty years young - the way tennis can? • How many can be played just as easily indoors or outdoors, the way tennis can, to make it a year-round sport anywhere in the world?
On paper, the party is in an enviable position. More than half of all Canadians live in provinces governed by the New Democratic Party. At the federal level, NDP activists are laying the groundwork for a fall election campaign against an unpopular Conservative government and a Liberal Opposition whose leader, Jean Chrétien, has been denounced by critics as “yesterday’s man.”
In the first Maclean’s report from the battle for Sicily in the summer of 1943, Stursberg recounted how he and others in the seaborne assault had worried that “it was going to be like Dieppe,” the disastrous 1942 Canadian raid on the port city in northwest France (page 66).By PETER STURSBERG12 min
Reclining in the dugout, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Joe Carter watches in amusement as reporters surround the team’s current hitting phenom, John Olerud. It is a veteran’s job to make sure that 24-year-old first basemen with .400 batting averages do not get swelled heads.By JAMES DEACON6 min
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