April 14, 2008

NATIONAL

HAITI ARE WE HELPING?

THE MACLEAN'S DEBATE

Malcolm GLADWELL vs. Adam GOPNIK

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NATIONAL

HAITI ARE WE HELPING?

Canada has given the Caribbean nation millions in aid. But has it done any good?
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THE MACLEAN'S DEBATE

Malcolm GLADWELL vs. Adam GOPNIK

CANADA: NATION OR NOTION?
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BUSINESS

WHY THE LEAFS STINK

It would be comforting to believe that the Toronto Maple Leafs are cursed. After 41 years of failure, supernatural explanations start to seem pretty attractive, especially when hard facts are just too painful to face. It’s not like there’s any shortage of evidence for those inclined to see paranormal forces at work.
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IT WAS SO REFRESHING to see Brian Bethune’s unbiased take on the current state of Christianity, especially when it comes to Jesus’s teachings (“The Jesus problem,” Faith, March 31). For far too long, people have twisted and disfigured those teachings until they became a tool to judge, scare and force followers into a certain way of life—just look at American evangelicals.
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free-range children

We’ve done it for cattle and for chickens— it’s time we unleashed this generation of kids, argues Carl Honoré
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ROCK 'N' ROLL GOODFELLAS

After years of packing his movies with the heat of the Rolling Stones, Martin Scorsese finally gets to shoot Mick's mob
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'Osama’s not as complicated as some of his siblings. If he had been, he wouldn’t have become so violent and stubborn.’

PULITZER WINNER STEVE COLL TALKS TO KATE FILLION ABOUT OSAMA, THE OTHER BIN LADENS, AND A FATEFUL FAMILY PLANE CRASH
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That poor woman down the street

Apparently it's perfectly okay for the CHRC to hijack its neighbour's computer system
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SOCIETY

THE TRUE STORY OF TWO CALGARY POLICE OFFICER WHO BROKE OFF THEIR ENGAGEMENT THREE TIMES BUT STAYED ODDLY ATTACHED TO A DIAMOND RING

NICHOLAS KÖHLER on one of the oddest rulings in recent Canadian legal memory
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SPORTS

Samantha Cools PEDAL TO THE MEDALS I

Canada’s Olympic hopefuls:
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