May 3, 2004

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COVER

THE KNOW-IT-ALL NEIGHBOUR

when it comes to America, writes JONATHON GATEHOUSE, we have all the answers
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LIFE ON THE EDGE

An Israeli family feels lucky despite living next door to the enemy. ALEXANDRE TRUDEAU reports on an island of optimism amidst hate.
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Iraq

READY FOR JIHAD

If Iraqi rebels unite, America will face its worst nightmare, writes ADNAN R. KHAN
THE BIG GANGSTER IN TOWN’ 4041
Q&A

THE BIG GANGSTER IN TOWN’

In his new book, a Vancouver author chronicles his quest to find Steven Wong
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Olympics

A HARD ROAD TO ATHENS

A top gymnast pays the price to achieve her dream, BRIAN BERGMAN writes
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THEMAIL

‘It is encouraging that you would seek out five committed Canadian pastors and recognize their contributions to our culture and society/
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Film

TEARS, BEER AND ISABELLA

Guy Maddin’s new concoction is kitschy, delirious and brazenly showbiz
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Politics I

THE COMING STORM

The Grits are ready to go on the attack. What’s a Conservative leader to do?
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Column

IN PRAISE OF EMPIRES LOST

The trouble with trying to rally Americans to exercise imperial powers
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Over to YOU

A 25-YEAR-LONG RECESS

I quit in a huff but now I'm back practising—and loving—the piano
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