July 20, 2009

DEMANDING TIMES 1819
NATIONAL

DEMANDING TIMES

Public workers have it better already. By asking for more, they’ve sparked anger and envy.
A STATE OF TERROR 2627
WORLD

A STATE OF TERROR

Somalia may become the world’s next extremist stronghold
THE FARE WELL 3839
Celebrity

THE FARE WELL

At Michael Jackson’s memorial service, anything less than excess wouldn’t do. The same was true of his music, and his life.
Autistic licence 4445
THE BACK PAGES

Autistic licence

For years, there was only 'Rain Man.' Suddenly, Asperger’s is the new 'it1 disorder on screen and in fiction, BY BRIAN BETHUNE
‘Canada’s engagement in Afghanistan is delivering results for Afghan citizens’ 45
MAIL BAG

‘Canada’s engagement in Afghanistan is delivering results for Afghan citizens’

IT’S GREAT to see that the love-in for Obama is beginning to wane (“Why Barack Obama is bad for Canada,” National, June 29). But it’s too late. As Canadians were with Pierre Trudeau, American voters were hoodwinked by a suave, sophisticated smooth talker.
THE CORPORATE CLIMATE CRUSADERS 3031
BUSINESS

THE CORPORATE CLIMATE CRUSADERS

Think big business is against tough new climate change laws? Well, think again.
NEWSMAKERS 89
THIS WEEK

NEWSMAKERS

On Saturday, the leaders of Canada’s three major parties turned up in Calgary to take part in Stampede festivities and slip in a little meal-time campaigning. Speaking at a breakfast at the Calgary Zoo, Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff blasted the Tories for their latest attack ads, which imply that the Bloc Québécois favours leniency for pedophiles.
ECONOWATCH 3233
BUSINESS

ECONOWATCH

Being right is much, much better than being wrong. In business being right can make you rich, and being wrong is often a firing offence. And right now, on Bay Street, Wall Street and in every other financial capital, the world is dividing into two camps.
Why do you leave the one you love? 5253

Why do you leave the one you love?

Our ‘funny creative people’ adore our social safety net, not that they stick around to use it
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