October 8, 2012

Society

Scientology’s plan for Canada

National

BUILDING THE PERFECT SPACEMAN

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An eloquent Rushdie pulls no punches

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Society

Scientology’s plan for Canada

It’s under fire in Hollywood. But that hasn’t stopped the church from a massive expansion north of the border. Inside the famously secretive world of Scientology.
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National

BUILDING THE PERFECT SPACEMAN

Inside NASA’s training facility that turns mortals into astronauts, and one into spaceship commander
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An eloquent Rushdie pulls no punches

Plus, a novel set in Ottawa with some striking resemblances, the final days of the Russian aristocracy, a dying woman’s book club and explaining Michael Douglas
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International

TROUBLED TIMES

The Belfast Agreement was signed 14 years ago, but century-old resentments remain
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Letters

Paul Wells’s column “All the nous that’s fit to speak” (Opinion, Sept. 24) really struck a chord with me. I am part of the Bill 101 generation he describes. I am 20 years old, a born and raised Québécois anglophone. My parents are also Quebec anglos who, instead of packing up for Toronto when Bill 101 was passed, decided to stay and adapt to this new Quebec.
The secrets to a long life and a bigger salary—and why nice guys do finish first 1415
Interview

The secrets to a long life and a bigger salary—and why nice guys do finish first

HARVARD PSYCHIATRIST George Vaillant is a key figure in one of the most remarkable inquiries into human development ever undertaken. The Grant Study into Adult Development began in 1938 to follow the health, happiness and fortunes of 268 male Harvard students, and goes on to this day.
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This week

Newsmakers

Hillary Clinton’s war on elites, Richard III rises again and the unluckiest lotto winner ever
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Krall’s ragged runs

Inspired by her dad’s old 78-rpm records, Diana Krall puts a contemporary spin on ragtime
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Neil Young on the straight and narrow

The Canadian music legend on smoking pot and writing songs
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Business

Attack of the snowbirds

Canadian investors are buying up so many distressed properties in Phoenix that local buyers are getting angry and analysts are warning of a crash
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