January 23, 2012

Who are we to judge? 5051
Society

Who are we to judge?

Extreme modesty, or freedom gone wild? Why the debate over the veil is much more complicated than you think.
On toxic siblings, and why it’s not your fault you can’t stand your brother 1213
Interview

On toxic siblings, and why it’s not your fault you can’t stand your brother

"I HAD AN OLDER brother,” writes Manhattan-based psychotherapist Jeanne Safer, “but he was never a brother to me.” That admission, and her curiously detached response to his death, may seem an admission of defeat for a therapist who specializes in sibling relationships, but conflicts among brothers and sisters are as old—and as inescapable—as time itself.
WITH FIGHTER JET COSTS, THE SKY’S THE LIMIT 1819
National

WITH FIGHTER JET COSTS, THE SKY’S THE LIMIT

Documents suggest Ottawa sidestepped its own rules to buy aircraft
Canada’s hottest power couple 4445
Society

Canada’s hottest power couple

Meet the beauty queen, musician, pilot and human rights campaigner who just made the defence minister—and Ottawa—a lot more exciting
She gave Canadians a giant gift 6061
MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

She gave Canadians a giant gift

Plus, the crucial failure of Neanderthals, a boy and Islam, women in search of love and power, a mystery novel with a shocking kicker and a missing month in China
Tiny pigs with a big price tag 5455
MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

Tiny pigs with a big price tag

The pot-bellied pig is back, and for $2,500 you can buy a mini version perfect for city dwelling
Newsmakers 89
This week

Newsmakers

Vancouver gets revenge, Kate turned the big 3-0, and yet another Kennedy hits the hustings
First family ties 4849
Society

First family ties

Life in the fishbowl of the White House is an ongoing challenge for Barack and Michelle Obama
WHEN EVEN THE PROS FALTER 3839
Business

WHEN EVEN THE PROS FALTER

The markets have been ugly, but there is reason for optimism, say experts
‘Anyone but Romney’ 2829
International

‘Anyone but Romney’

How the moderate front-runner is confounding a pack of staunchly conservative candidates, and leaving Republican organizers in a sweat
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