December 26, 1994

SCIENCE

Nuclear jitters

MACLEAN'S HONOR ROLL 1994

Roméo Dallaire

Jean Chrétien in conversation 1415
HARDBALL POLITICS

Jean Chrétien in conversation

'If you have better cause you have a better chance
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SCIENCE

Nuclear jitters

A radioactive spill shuts down a reactor
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MACLEAN'S HONOR ROLL 1994

Roméo Dallaire

A soldier's fight to keep the peace in a 'hell on earth'
Canada NOTES 1818a
Canada NOTES

Canada NOTES

A tortuous tale of espionage Reform party Leader Preston Manning did not mince words. In a letter sent late last week to Prime Minister Jean Chretien, Manning took forceful aim at an investigation into the recent activities of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) by its official watchdog, the Security Intelligence Review Committee (SIRC).
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FILMS

All dressed up and nowhere to go

Robert Altman’s fashion farce has sparkle but is weak at the seams
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A MOUNTAIN OF TROUBLE

STASHING THE CASH

The debate about doing business with chips, instead of old-fashioned money
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BOOKS

The ultimate insider

Jack Pickersgill saw it all happening in Ottawa
Erotic reflections 34h35
The ultimate insider

Erotic reflections

In two books, a Haitian-born writer continues to ruminate on sexual politics
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CANADA

HARDBALL POLITICS

Jacques Parizeau employs a mixture of smooth bromides and provocative images to sell his separatist cause
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COLUMN

The last word on the year that was

ALLAN FOTHERINGHAM It has been a vintage year. The collected wisdom of the wise, the rich, the powerful, the non-entities. The best of the best: “Get me a half-dozen Ontarians who put their feet to the Quebec flag, and I’ve got it.” —Jacques Parizeau, in an interview with the Los Angeles Times.
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OPENING NOTES

OPENING NOTES

ACTIVE MEMORIES The murder trial of Roger Warren, 51, has revived memories of the horrible explosion that killed Shane (Spanky) Riggs, 27, and eight other miners in September, 1992, when a home-made bomb exploded at Royal Oak Mines Inc.’s Giant gold mine in Yellowknife.
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A MOUNTAIN OF TROUBLE

World NOTES

Turbulence in the skies U.S. Transportation Secretary Federico Pena ordered a special examination of safety procedures at every airline in the United States after the second fatal crash in six weeks of an American Eagle airline passenger plane.
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WORLD

A MOUNTAIN OF TROUBLE

Russia invdes breakaway Chechnya
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