April 3, 2006

DID HE REALLY DIE ON THE CROSS? 3233
FAITH

DID HE REALLY DIE ON THE CROSS?

In a new book, Michael Baigent, the dean of alternativeJesus historians, known best for suing Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown, calls the Crucifixion an elaborate hoax
EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT HOW JESUS SURVIVED 3637
FAITH

EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT HOW JESUS SURVIVED

Author Michael Baigent outlines his theory of why and how the hoax was done
'The whole time he was saying, "Now you've really done it. Now I'm going to have to hurt you. I'm going to have to shoot you." ' 1415
INTERVIEW

'The whole time he was saying, "Now you've really done it. Now I'm going to have to hurt you. I'm going to have to shoot you." '

It was an ordinary Sunday night until I was awakened by the sound of my husband shouting: “Who are you? What do you want?” I looked up and saw the silhouettes of two great big guys, pointing flashlights in our eyes. It was instantaneously clear that they were there to hurt us.
METRIC SYSTEM 4849
THE BACK APGES

METRIC SYSTEM

THE TORONTO BAND THAT’S THE TOAST OF THE INDIE SCENE IS POISED FOR ARENA-ROCK STARDOM. CAN IT SURVIVE ITS OWN ASCENT?
A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF...J0HN GODFREY 1213
7 DAYS

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF...J0HN GODFREY

The first Liberal MP to declare a candidacy for the federal Liberal leadership, Godfrey came out swinging for environmental sustainability and social issues. He may fade away if heavy hitters such as Belinda Stronach or Michael Ignatieff decide to run when the campaign formally opens April 7.
The virtues of 'a pack not a herd' 5253
THE BACK APGES

The virtues of 'a pack not a herd'

A writer with an infectious enthusiasm charts the empowerment of ordinary people
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MAIL BAG

MAIL BAG

Re: “Canada in Combat” (Cover, March 20). Why is the government endangering the lives of my fellow countrymen in the military by sending them into Afghanistan without a parliamentary debate? There has not even been an attempted justification by the political leadership, past or present, as to what the objectives are, what the exit strategy is, and how the presence of Canada’s military in Kandahar is in our national interest.
'I'M HERE TO FIGHT 2021
WORLD

'I'M HERE TO FIGHT

Our troops have to win over the locals while taking on the Taliban. It’s a deadly mission.
Viva Obrador! 2223
WORLD

Viva Obrador!

Mexico looks to be next in line to elect a socialist president
The collateral damage of Crash 5656a
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The collateral damage of Crash

When the L.A. drama beat out Brokeback Mountain, the big screen just got smaller
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