July 1, 1996

COVER

HEROES ON HOME GROUND

COVER

LOCAL HEROES

Canada

Citizenship on sale

HEROES ON HOME GROUND 4243
COVER

HEROES ON HOME GROUND

Across the country, Canadians are reaching out to make a difference in their own communities
LOCAL HEROES 3435
COVER

LOCAL HEROES

Canadians, shocked into the realization that poverty's address is in their own backyards, are reaching out to make a difference
Citizenship on sale 1415
Canada

Citizenship on sale

Investigating Ottawa's immigrant investor plan
Mission accomplished 1617
CANADA

Mission accomplished

Testiness aside, the First Ministers reach consensus
CUTTING BACK 4041
COVER

CUTTING BACK

In the cash-strapped 1990s, government is depending on volunteers to fill the breach
A Kremlin 'coup' 2425
World

A Kremlin 'coup'

Talk of civil war. Reports of troop movements. High-level dismissals. Charges of a thwarted coup in the Kremlin. That was Moscow last week—just when everything was supposed to be going smoothly in the protracted exercise of choosing a new president.
Denting copper 2829
Business

Denting copper

How far will Japan's massive trading scandal spread?
The baby boomers confront mortality 6465
Guest Column

The baby boomers confront mortality

It’s amazing how little thought we have given to two questions: how we got here and why we have to leave so soon
Opening Notes 1213
Opening Notes

Opening Notes

It was a tall order. The producers of The Arrow, a CBC mini-series now being shot in Winnipeg, had a great Canadian story and an established Canadian star, Dan Aykroyd. But in preparing the drama about the development of the Avro Arrow jet fighter, the producers still had to cast the central role—the plane itself.
A Prairie boy meets Paganini 5859
Music

A Prairie boy meets Paganini

A Canadian violin virtuoso makes his recording debut
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