May 23, 1994

The sheer foolishness of Quebec separatists 3435
THE NATION’S BUSINESS

The sheer foolishness of Quebec separatists

We must not allow the Parti Québécois to finance the breakup of Canada using Canadian dollars. No way.
Questioning Prozac 3637
COVER

Questioning Prozac

With more than 11 million mostly satisfied customers around the globe, it is one of the most rapidly successful drugs in history. An antidote to clinical depression, the green-and-yellow capsule, introduced six years ago, has also been extolled by some enthusiasts as just the thing to help frazzled parents cope with their kids or to make chronic loners stop fearing rejection.
INTENSIVE CARE 1213
CANADA

INTENSIVE CARE

Can Diane Marleau rescue her damaged reputation as health minister?
Wanted: summer work 3031
BUSINESS

Wanted: summer work

The job outlook for students is far from rosy
The real legacy of Richard Nixon 1011
COLUMN

The real legacy of Richard Nixon

Success in foreign affairs and the occasional domestic policy initiative do not redeem high-level mischief
Betting on a resurrection 5859
THEATRE

Betting on a resurrection

When Martha Billes moved from Toronto to Calgary in 1978 and got involved in the oil business, she noticed a difference in the collective psyche. Financial caution was no longer the ultimate virtue. “In the oil patch,” says Billes, whose father was one of the co-founders of the Canadian Tire empire, “you see a property and you think, Wow, maybe one in five will be a winner.’
A friend who stayed on in South Africa 6869
COLUMN

A friend who stayed on in South Africa

One day, some aeons ago, your agent was noodling around Berlin on a mini-motorcycle, looking for trouble but, being broke, in little hope of finding it. At a youth hostel, I chanced upon another chap on a mini-motorcycle. His name was Tony and he was a young South African architect.
Let’s make a deal 2223
WORLD

Let’s make a deal

A Communist island flirts with capitalism
The golden touch 6061
THE ARTS

The golden touch

A patron puts her money where her heart is
HOW PROVINCES SPEND 2829
BUSINESS

HOW PROVINCES SPEND

Total government debt is projected to reach the $758-billion level
Prozac’s prophet 4041
COVER

Prozac’s prophet

‘Dr. Feelgood’faces charges that he is too quick to recommend the drug
Assault on the ivory tower 50_451
EDUCATION

Assault on the ivory tower

A firebrand takes aim at Nova Scotia’s universities
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