August 17, 2009

THE MOST INTERESTING MAN IN THE WORLD 2627
WORLD

THE MOST INTERESTING MAN IN THE WORLD

Women, riches, power—Italy’s Silvio Berlusconi has it all. But is his act finally wearing thin?
‘Cindor Reeves is not only a great hero, but a humble man seeking home and safety’ 67
MAIL BAG

‘Cindor Reeves is not only a great hero, but a humble man seeking home and safety’

CONGRATULATIONS TO the people, mayor and council of Burnaby for its first-place ranking as Canada’s best-run city in Maclean's first annual survey of municipal governments (“Our best-(and worst-) run cities,” National, July 27). Burnaby is also the only place in Canada where all of its elected representatives, from school board and city council to members of the B.C. legislature and Parliament of Canada, are New Democrats.
Pollster John Wright on Quebecers as lovers, Manitoba’s dropping military support and our needless panic over the economy 1819
INTERVIEW

Pollster John Wright on Quebecers as lovers, Manitoba’s dropping military support and our needless panic over the economy

Q How do you know you can trust the people you poll, especially when you’re asking them about, say, their sex lives, where there’s an incentive to lie? A: It’s a matter of consistency. For instance, one in 10 Canadians who are married say they would cheat on their partner.
ONTARIO’S BIG WINDY GAMBLE 4243
ENVIRONMENT

ONTARIO’S BIG WINDY GAMBLE

The province is betting on wind power, and critics are lining up
A LOST DECADE OF GROWTH 3233
BUSINESS

A LOST DECADE OF GROWTH

Many real indicators put us back to where we were 10 years ago
NEWSMAKERS 1213
THIS WEEK

NEWSMAKERS

In 2001, Conrad Black renounced his Canadian citizenship after former prime minister Jean Chrétien intervened in an attempt to block Black’s nomination to the British House of Lords. But this week, Black—also known as Lord Black of Crossharbour-told Bloomberg he didn’t begrudge Chrétien the Order of Merit, recently awarded to him by Queen Elizabeth.
ECONOWATCH 3839
BUSINESS

ECONOWATCH

A WEEKLY SCORECARD ON THE STATE OF THE ECONOMY IN NORTH AMERICA AND BEYOND
We can’t talk about immigration 5657
THE BACK PAGES

We can’t talk about immigration

In fact, we’ll blame anything rather than confront the truth about what's happening
FIXING THE NATIVE EC DNOMY 2021
NATIONAL

FIXING THE NATIVE EC DNOMY

Does Canada’s oldest struggle have a new hope in Chuck Strahl?
WHEN THE CARNIVÀLE CAME TO TOWN 4849
THE BACK PAGES

WHEN THE CARNIVÀLE CAME TO TOWN

For five weeks, the citizens of Ottawa are invited to step out of time
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