July 15, 2002

Cover

DISAPPEARING SAS KATCHEWAN

Essay

THE AGE OF ROB

Will Ferguson’s Canada

RULE VICTORIA

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Cover

DISAPPEARING SAS KATCHEWAN

As farmers abandon their land, they’re taking small-town life with them
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Essay

THE AGE OF ROB

In which the writer, 50, finds he was born into a very good year
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Will Ferguson’s Canada

RULE VICTORIA

So what if some of it’s fake? That’s part of the charm.
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Business

ASBESTOS FALLOUT

Shareholders finally get a hearing in an epic battle
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THE MAIL

THE MAIL

I was relieved to see the new look of Maclean’s. I was on the verge of cancelling my subscription because the stately old design made reading articles feel like a chore. But no longer! It’s a fresh, vibrant look that reflects the growing sophistication of Canadians everywhere.
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Q&A

WANTED: MORE TV DRAMA

The CRTC’s new boss says broadcasters aren’t showing enough Canadian series
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Music

MORE BLUE, LESS RODEO

One of Canada’s most enduring pop bands lushes up Its sound
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India

'I HAD BEEN CALLED'

A linguist works to improve the lives of thousands
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Politics I

THE PM TURNS TO MR. FIX-IT

Chrétien’s troops seemed to be sitting on their hands. Enter John Rae.
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THE WEEK

Politics

A controversial referendum casts pall over land-claim talks
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