August 2, 2004

THE MYTH OF RICH 2425
Cover

THE MYTH OF RICH

A million bucks buys you a middle-class life today. Now that’s rich. KATHERINE MACKLEM explores the new meaning of wealth.
OUTCASTS NO LONGER 3233
Heritage

OUTCASTS NO LONGER

After 250 years of exile, Acadians are claiming their place in Canada and the world
THE MAIL 89

THE MAIL

How convenient it is to find out that 40 per cent of women are— all of a sudden—sexually dysfunctional at the same time when big corporations are starting to research female sex pills (“Can science give you a better sex life?” Cover, July 19).
THE GREAT CANADIAN MEAL 6869
Food

THE GREAT CANADIAN MEAL

CHARLIE GILLIS Investigates why everyone is suddenly hungry for Canada’s Indigenous foods
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE 4647
Society

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

Tolerance is a Canadian ideal, but some recent events show it can be all too elusive
AN EVIL SPELL R849
Zimbabwe

AN EVIL SPELL

Mugabe’s continued presidency has been disastrous for the African nation
A ‘SECOND PLAGUE’ 3839
Native Health

A ‘SECOND PLAGUE’

Why AIDS is on the rise among Aboriginal people
I’LL NEVER GROW UP, NOT ME! 5657
Essay

I’LL NEVER GROW UP, NOT ME!

It’s been dubbed a Peter Pandemic: adults determined to remain kids
PEACE, LOVE & LOCOMOTION 8485
Film

PEACE, LOVE & LOCOMOTION

Festival Express salvages a lost epilogue to the ’60s, a rock extravaganza that rolled across Canada by rail
THE NEW OLD HATRED 4445
Society

THE NEW OLD HATRED

Anti-Israeli sentiment affects Jews everywhere
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