October 28, 2013

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National

BEHIND THE MOST IMPORTANT DOOR IN THE COUNTRY

NO FIGURE IN contemporary Canadian politics provokes more heated emotion than Stephen Harper. And yet no leader in PAUL memory has worked as hard as WELLS Harper does to keep a low profile. As Maclean’s Political Editor Paul Wells explains in his new book The Longer I’m Prime Minister:
On being left broke and betrayed, pushy rinkside parents—and the future of the game 1415
Interview

On being left broke and betrayed, pushy rinkside parents—and the future of the game

HOCKEY LEGEND BOBBY ORR IN CONVERSATION WITH KEN MACQUEEN
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Society

EARTHBOUND

In 2012, Chris Hadfield was denied medical clearance to go to space. He recounts the politics and the chaos that had him earthbound.
Never too much happiness 4849
Society

Never too much happiness

Inside the remarkable triumph of Canada’s literary icon, Alice Munro, whose path to the Nobel Prize never followed a straight line. By Brian Bethune
‘A major global depression’ 4041
Business

‘A major global depression’

Even if the U.S. reaches a budget deal, its debt problem is still huge and intractable. The worst-case scenario? A default and economic collapse.
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Business

THE MANY BONFIRES OF PAUL DESMARAIS

Exploring the lingering legacy of a master of the Canadian universe
The enemy of their enemy 3031
International

The enemy of their enemy

While those fighting Bashar al-Assad’s regime have never been fully united, the divisions are now growing increasingly deep—and deadly
There’s something about Mary 6061
MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

There’s something about Mary

She married thrice, tried to kill the queen—and a husband or two. And we can’t get enough of her.
Newsmakers 1011
This week

Newsmakers

Edward Snowden adjusts to Russia, Madonna texts her way to trouble and Canada’s luge team settles a beef
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Society

THE TWO HALVES OF ALICE

Munro’s editor Douglas Gibson on their decadeslong relationship, where understatement was everything
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