October 12, 2009

BUSINESS

WHY THE RECESSION IS HERE TO STAY

ENVIRONMENTAL

ONE COLOSSAL WASTE

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BUSINESS

WHY THE RECESSION IS HERE TO STAY

Prepare for more pain—this recovery is only a blip
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ENVIRONMENTAL

ONE COLOSSAL WASTE

Are higher water, hydro and food bills just what we need to force us to conserve?
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NATIONAL

How to fix democracy. Step one...

Last week, CPAC and Maclean’s presented 'Our Democracy is Broken: How do we fix it?’, a panel debate featuring former NDP leader Ed Broadbent, author John Ralston Saul, former Reform party strategist Rick Anderson, Jean Chrétien’s senior policy adviser Eddie Goldenberg, and Andrew Coyne and Paul Wells from Maclean’s. CPAC's Peter Van Dusen served as moderator.
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WORLD

CANADA’S BIGGEST PROBLEM? AMERICA

From protectionist policy to border security to environmental laws, our best friend is making our lives miserable
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MAIL BAG

ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS has always respected Maclean’s right to editorial independence. However, in our opinion, your cover story of Oct. 5 (“Why Balsillie went ballistic,” Business) fails to tell the whole story about Jim Balsillie. Our company has had a long history with the two co-founders of the highly successful Research In Motion (RIM)—a business relationship based on mutual trust, respect and integrity and with individuals of the highest calibre.
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WORLD

WHY THE U.S. DOESN'T TRUST CANADA

Ottawa hasn't been serious about security, says one former Homeland Security official
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INTERVIEW

Famed Julia Child editor Judith Jones on her new book, ‘The Pleasures of Cooking for One, ’ and why she felt the need to write it
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THE BACK PAGES

SISTER ATWOOD'S TRAVELLING SALVATION SHOW

SADLY THE DANCE MOVES SHE BUSTED OUT IN LONDON ARE GONE, BUT IT’S STILL QUITE THE BOOK ROLLOUT
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THIS WEEK

NEWSMAKERS

The Dalai Lama, the peace-loving Buddhist monk and champion of an autonomous Tibet, began a busy week in Canada by serving as “guest editor” of the Saturday edition of the Vancouver Sun. The result was a very earnest paper filled with love, compassion and understanding—the usual murder, mayhem and politics sent to the back of the bus.
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HISTORY

A TALE TOLD BY FACTS ALONE

L.M. Montgomery’s dark years gave us the poetry of Anne
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