November 20, 2006

MICHAEL IGNATIEFF HAS TURNED HIS HIGH BEAMS ON US. ARE WE GOOD ENOUGH FOR HIM? 2425
NATIONAL

MICHAEL IGNATIEFF HAS TURNED HIS HIGH BEAMS ON US. ARE WE GOOD ENOUGH FOR HIM?

We’re inside Jello, a Montreal club viscous with young Liberals. They’ve gathered this Saturday night in midSeptember for the launch of “iggynation,” a series of grunge-bar events designed to bolster youth delegate support for Michael Ignatieff.
They like us! They really like us! 3435
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They like us! They really like us!

Fourteen years isn’t much, even in the life of a youngish country like Canada, but how things have changed. True, in 1992, as now, there was a Conservative federal government, albeit one flying toward certain disaster in uncertain times. Politician and voter alike were lost in the constitutional morass of the Charlottetown accord.
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ENVIRONMENT

AN APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION

We’re the world’s biggest energy hogs, and we ought to look to the U.S. for solutions
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INTERVIEW

Q There were three flu pandemics in the 20th century, the most severe being the one in 1918-19 that killed between 40 million and 100 million people. In The Flu Pandemic and You: A Canadian Guide, you and your co-author, Dr. Colin Lee, write that another pandemic is inevitable, we just don’t know exactly when it will occur.
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MAIL BAG

THERE’S NOTHING so exciting in the publishing world as a good scrap over freedom of expression. And so perhaps we shouldn’t have been surprised by Mark Steyn’s article that suggested Indigo was “boycotting” his book (“Anybody out there seen my book,” Books, Nov. 6).
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THE BACK PAGES

OSCAR AND THE GROUCH

Behind every successful actress is a man... who was just leaving. What’s with Hollywood guys whose better halves are really better?
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WORLD

CANADIANS OUT OF CONVENIENCE

Canada was little more than a brief refuge for many escaping the war in Lebanon
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WORLD

WORK WITH US

Canada needs to groom the new crop of U.S. lawmakers
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THE BACK PAGES

The title pretty much says it all

Politicians write two kinds of books—airy and uplifting or stupefyingly dull
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NEWSMAKERS

The governor of Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province believes it’s time to turn the former al-Qaeda stronghold in the mountains of Tora Bora into a vacation spot. The remote redoubt is believed to have been the spot from which Osama bin Laden caped after the U.S.-led assault in 2001.
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