April 22, 1996

The Last Queen? 4445
COVER

The Last Queen?

At 70, Elizabeth battles to shore up declining support for the monarchy
True believers 5455
Sports

True believers

Strikes and all, pro sports still captivate their fans
The 'loose nukes' 2425
World

The 'loose nukes'

Experts say the threat of nuclear terror has never been greater
Coming to terms with the deficit 7273
The Maclean's Excerpt

Coming to terms with the deficit

The Liberals’ first budget, delivered by Martin on Feb. 22, 1994, revealed a serious lack of resolve. Having won the election by promising to create jobs and opportunity, the budget made “economic renewal and revitalization” the government’s top priority.
'People need a vision' 8081
The Arts

'People need a vision'

Roch Carrier passionately defends the arts
Digital visions 3435
Business

Digital visions

The race is on to marry computers with the telephone and the TV
The Mail 45

The Mail

Thank you for your informative cover story “Is God a woman?” (April 8). The awakening of the spiritual energies of women has exposed the shaky foundations that religion has provided for male dominance everywhere in society and, not surprisingly, has produced a backlash of silencing, firings and fatwas from ayatollahs and archbishops all over the world.
Those crazy mixed-up Kids 7677
Films

Those crazy mixed-up Kids

They started out like a rock band. Five cute young guys playing the club scene on Toronto’s Queen Street West. Skewering middleclass values. Cross-dressing before it was fashionable. Combining boyish charm with punk insouciance. That was a decade ago.
EVER GREENER 6263
Backpack

EVER GREENER

Gardening is big business in Canada
On the hot seat 1415
Canada

On the hot seat

Papers show Boyle knew immediately of the deaths in Somalia
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