May 14, 2012

On why we have breasts, what we don’t know about implants, and the future of breastfeeding 1415
Interview

On why we have breasts, what we don’t know about implants, and the future of breastfeeding

AFTER READING a report about the presence of environmental toxins in breast milk in 2004, American journalist Florence Williams, who’d just had a child at the time, decided to have her own milk tested. She mailed samples to a lab. The results were astounding and unsettling: her toxin levels were exceptionally high.
Justin for PM. Seriously. 2021
National

Justin for PM. Seriously.

Everything about Trudeau irritates a lot of people, but they’re outnumbered by those who rather like him
Lunch with Jan Wong 4849
Society

Lunch with Jan Wong

A new book details a depression she says was sparked by problems arising from her job as a star writer at the Globe and Mail. ‘I don’t do subtle,’ says Wong. She’s got that right.
THE LIBERAL CRISIS 1819
National

THE LIBERAL CRISIS

MIKE CRAWLEY, THE new president of the Liberal Party of Canada, may be a youthful 43, but he boasts a surprisingly long history of stepping up when the party finds itself in dire circumstances. A few months after thenleader John Turner led the Liberals to a soulsapping defeat against Brian Mulroney’s ascendant Conservatives in the 1984 election, Crawley opted to join the losing side.
HAVE A BITE, IT'S NATURAL 3839
Business

HAVE A BITE, IT'S NATURAL

Food giants are promising to use more natural, ethical ingredients, but will consumers pay?
THE TALIBAN'S REVENGE 3031
International

THE TALIBAN'S REVENGE

A new generation of militants is rising, turning its sights on former allies
Chasing a summer hit 5253
Society

Chasing a summer hit

Marc Mayer is a fan of contemporary art, but he’s banking on Van Gogh to draw crowds to the National Gallery
Newsmakers 1011
This week

Newsmakers

Vancouver’s pot-friendly mayor, Dr. Seuss’s troublemaking turtle, and Obama’s ‘really big stick’
Made for TV 6061
MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

Made for TV

Film directors turn to the little screen, where money is plentiful and dramas are provocative
My favourite porn writer is not so prudish 1213
Opinion

My favourite porn writer is not so prudish

THE QUESTION OF whether it is truly sexually gratifying to have a Wartenberg pinwheel roll over your nipples while handcuffed to a stretcher bar with a ball gag in your mouth is something I hadn’t really thought about in the sheltered life I lead.
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