July 1, 2006

THE BACK PAGES

THIS DEVIL ISN’T ANNA

2006 HONOUR ROLL

ENVOY EXTRAORDINARY

MACLEAN'S POLL 2006

WHAT WE BELIEVE

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THE BACK PAGES

THIS DEVIL ISN’T ANNA

Wintour would never have worn those earrings or those clunky shoes. And Streep would never be able to handle Wintour's job at Vogue. But that’s not the point of this movie. It's about making ordinary people feel good.
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2006 HONOUR ROLL

ENVOY EXTRAORDINARY

Amidst the death threats, Chris Alexander tries to fix the problems of Afghanistan
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MACLEAN'S POLL 2006

WHAT WE BELIEVE

We want to ban porn. We’re unsure about abortion. But gay adoption is fine. Just how did we get here?
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WORLD

A PRISONER’S DESPERATE HOPE, AND BRAVE WORDS

Two months have passed since the Iranian-Canadian philosopher Ramin Jahanbegloo was locked in Tehran’s notorious Evin prison, where Canadian photojournalist Zahra Kazemi was beaten to death in 2003. And Canada is making so little headway in securing his release that his advocates are turning to India, Bangladesh and Tibet for help.
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MACLEAN'S POLL 2006

HOW WE LIVE

We're more worried about a lack of time than about money, health or our children. Still, we make time to watch TV, and to sit and think. As for sex, well, it's just that we're so busy.
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HONOUR ROLL Pioneers & Thinkers

HOPE, HATE AND HANS

Hans Keirstead has made partially paralyzed rats walk again. Some day, he may be able to do the same for humans, if he’s allowed to.
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Good News/Bad News

Madrid. London. Toronto. Now Miami, where police last week arrested seven Muslim radicals who allegedly planned an attack “just as good or greater than 9/11.” Alberto Gonzales, the U.S. attorney general, described the suspects as “homegrown terrorists,” men “who for whatever reason came to view their home country as the enemy.”
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INTERVIEW

Australian-born Margaret Somerville is a professor of law and of medicine at McGill University in Montreal, and the founding director of the university’s Centre for Medicine, Ethics and Law. In two decades of work, the pioneering ethicist has staked out several positions that have stirred controversy, including her opposition to late-term abortion and infant circumcision.
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HONOUR ROLL Sports

REBUILDING A WINNER

Craig MacTavish helped the ultimate hockey city recapture its glory days. Turns out he was returning a favour.
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HEALTH

A NASTY BATTLE AT THE OLD AGE HONE

How did a small dispute at a respectable seniors’ home escalate into this?
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