August 7, 2000

Turning point 1213
Special Report

Turning point

The money is about to flow again for health care, but is that the whole solution?
Takeoff to Disaster 2021
World

Takeoff to Disaster

Like all of those who witnessed the final, desperate moments of the doomed aircraft, Willy Corenthin still cannot quite believe what he saw last Tuesday afternoon. The 29year-old electrician, a native of Martinique, was driving his truck along a road near Charles de Gaulle airport, north of Paris, when he heard a roaring noise.
WHY DO MEN DO IT? 3435
Cover

WHY DO MEN DO IT?

A recent spate of brutal murders spurs debate over disturbing new theories about male violence
The Mail 45
The Mail

The Mail

Those Were the Days (Cover, July 24) was one of my father’s favourite songs—and he loved to boast that he was born the same year as the Queen Mum. How he would have loved to be here to share this important date. When I was a teenager in London during the Blitz, it was a very bright day when we could catch up with the King and Queen on a walkabout.
A Checkup for Health Care 1617
Special Report

A Checkup for Health Care

No issue has dominated Canadian polls and politics in the past decade like the state of the nation’s health-care system. Or inspired such an array of competing, often contradictory, prescriptions for a solution. Even as provincial premiers gather next week to finalize a joint health-care proposal to the federal government, those who would cure medicare continue to offer radically divergent diagnoses of the disease.
They Might Be Giants 4445
Olympics

They Might Be Giants

First-time Canadian Olympians get ready to take sport's ultimate test
Overture 67

Overture

Joe Clark: Last month, he donned a cowboy hat and challenged Stockwell Day to High Noon in Calgary. Now he’s going to shoot fish in a byelection barrel in Nova Scotia. Aye, aye cap’n. George W. Bush : He chose Dick Cheney as his running mate because he was safe and serious.
FLEEING THE ABUSE 3839
Cover

FLEEING THE ABUSE

It could be the front door of any house in any Canadian city. But when a reporter comes calling, it is clear this is no ordinary home. Staff inside carefully check the appointment book, as each visitor looks into the security camera and speaks into the intercom.
The nimble and the bulky 2425
World

The nimble and the bulky

Small regional jets and giant airliners appear to be the way of the future for the international aviation industry
Growing High-Tech Tomatoes 2829
Business

Growing High-Tech Tomatoes

B.C. Hot House is reaping big profits with new methods and marketing
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