March 27, 1995

Can there be art without grants? 1213
ANOTHER VIEW

Can there be art without grants?

Yes, if we as consumers pick up the government’s slack by demanding quality from artists— and supporting that quality when we see it
OPENING NOTES 1011

OPENING NOTES

The idea was to make Quebec City seem more like a national capital. So last November, the city’s chamber of commerce bought a sumptuous, $800,000 Tudor-style mansion on the tony Rue des Braves to be the official residence of Quebec Premier Jacques Parizeau and his wife, Lisette Lapointe.
CANADIAN ROCK EXPLODES! 4041
COVER

CANADIAN ROCK EXPLODES!

THERE IS A BOLD NEW BEAT ACROSS THE COUNTRY
Who Owns The Sea? 1415
CANADA/SPECIAL REPORT

Who Owns The Sea?

Canada’s fish war with Spain underlines an ancient conflict
Is gunboat diplomacy the way to fight the PQ? 3839
THE NATION’S BUSINESS

Is gunboat diplomacy the way to fight the PQ?

We were citizens of the only nation who would rather he Clark Kent than Superman. No more. From now on, we defend our country.
Canada NOTES 2627

Canada NOTES

Rod and Linda Sterling, acquitted last year of 32 criminal charges in the child sex-abuse case involving their day-care centre in Martensville, Sask., filed a civil lawsuit against the provincial government seeking $11.6 million in damages.
CRASH TEST SMARTIES 4647
COVER

CRASH TEST SMARTIES

THE DUMMIES WIN TOP GRADES FOR CLEVER SONGS
Conflicting Emotions 2021
SPECIAL REPORT

Conflicting Emotions

Amidst the rejoicing, Newfoundlanders express a deep sense of loss
Haunted by homicide 6061
BOOKS

Haunted by homicide

Anne Perry nade her name writing about nurders, and now it turns out that she committed ne herself
Looking forward to retirement 3637
BUSINESS

Looking forward to retirement

Pension funds back corporate takeovers
Spring forward, fall asunder 6465
COLUMN

Spring forward, fall asunder

What is the cruellest month? In 1995, as the political storm clouds gather, spring is the cruellest month. Bodies are being laid out for disposal, reputations are about to be shredded, new careers are just over the horizon and the jackals await the ripe flesh on the corpses.
Enemies-With Much In Common 1819
SPECIAL REPORT

Enemies-With Much In Common

The fishermen of Vigo and St. John's both see themselves as victims
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