May 30, 1994

Yabba dabba deja vu 3435
SPECIAL REPORT

Yabba dabba deja vu

Pop culture reverts to the Flint/Stones Age
A few words about adoption 4849
GUEST COLUMN

A few words about adoption

My wife had kept a running list of all the letters we’d sent; the letter that brought us this beautiful boy was the first—number 1
A new panacea: just say So what? 89
COLUMN

A new panacea: just say So what?

Think of all the energy we can save by not getting involved. Think of all the peace of mind we can preserve by not being outraged.
BETTING ON CASINOS 2627
COVER

BETTING ON CASINOS

Canadians launch a rich gambling spree and fuel a risky business
BORDER CLASH 1011
CANADA

BORDER CLASH

The war of words over Quebec’s territory heralds a nasty fight over Canada’s future
Remembering Jackie 3839
OBITUARY

Remembering Jackie

The queen of Camelot fascinated millions, but few really knew her
One anti-PQ strategy: a snap election 2425
THE NATION’S BUSINESS

One anti-PQ strategy: a snap election

Jean Chrétien can’t soothe separatists by mouthing clichés about the Rockies, Don Cherry, Anne Murray and Newfie Screech
North by northwest 44_245
BOOKS

North by northwest

Paddling on the Yellowknife River in the summer of 1988, where sparse boreal forest dissolves into the tundra, novelist Rudy Wiebe discovered his future. He was travelling as part of a six-member canoe party intent on retracing a portion of John Franklin’s first expedition to the Arctic (1819-1922).
coASTAL CONTROVERSIES 3031
COVER

coASTAL CONTROVERSIES

Two new proposals are making waves
TRIBAL GA MBLES 3233
COVER

TRIBAL GA MBLES

Canada’s First Nations jump on the gaming bandwagon
China syndrome 2223
THE LINE BOTTOM

China syndrome

It’s a long way from the lush lawns and manicured rose gardens of the White House to the dusty, austere expanse of China’s Tiananmen Square. It is, however, a leap that American leaders seem to make with little problem. In fact, they are tripping over themselves these days to tell the boys in Beijing how to run things right.
Weighing the worries of fats 4243
HEALTH

Weighing the worries of fats

Scientists point fingers at a little-known group of substances called trans-fatty acids
A HIGH-STAKES GAME 2021
BUSINESS

A HIGH-STAKES GAME

Concerns about financial ‘derivative’ products mount
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