March 30, 1998

COVER/MEDIA

THE SCOOP ON BLACK

COVER/MEDIA

Goosing the Glebe

The rush to sue 4849
Justice

The rush to sue

"Im prepared to recommend 1.6 million,” Harvey Strosberg, QC, tells the other lawyer as they step off a Dash 8 commuter aircraft onto the tarmac in Toronto. He means dollars, of course, and this tarmac suggestion to his opposing counsel is only the latest gambit in the quest—central to almost any lawsuit—for the magic number (affordable to the defendant, acceptable to the plaintiff) that will settle it all.
THE SCOOP ON BLACK 1415
COVER/MEDIA

THE SCOOP ON BLACK

The press lord is poised to launch his new daily
Goosing the Glebe 1819
COVER/MEDIA

Goosing the Glebe

The 'great, grey lady' is trying to change old habits
Corrupting the dream 3637
World

Corrupting the dream

Palestinians say the peace process enriches a clique around Arafat
The future of WIC 4041
Business

The future of WIC

Will Izzy Asper fight Shaw and Allard for control?
All the President's women 3233
World

All the President's women

The White House fights back with an attack on Kathleen Willey
Finkleman unbound 6667
Television

Finkleman unbound

The TV maverick's new satire delivers a strong punch
Politics and blood 2425
Canada

Politics and blood

The memory alone can make Kim Jepson weep: the way he used to spring out of bed in the morning, kiss his wife Barbara goodbye, then rush into the office by 7:30, ready to put in a good day selling for a coffee wholesaler in a Toronto suburb. The Jepsons hoped for children, a nice house and long future together.
Opening Notes 1213
Opening Notes

Opening Notes

The 'Worlds' can wait
Power to the child 5657
Obituary

Power to the child

Dr. Spock liberated babies, and their parents
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