March 24, 2014

International

The Silk Road to recovery

NATIONAL

Strombo night in Canada

National

THE PQ’S STUNNING COUP

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International

The Silk Road to recovery

The case for optimism in Afghanistan, amid all the fear, insecurity and the departures
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NATIONAL

Strombo night in Canada

How George Stroumboulopoulos plans to win over hockey fans and change the way they watch the game
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National

THE PQ’S STUNNING COUP

How recruiting one of Canada’s most powerful tycoons has given the separatists a real chance.
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Economy

The winter that ruined everything

It broke records, wreaked havoc on roads and kneecapped the economy. It also showed us how ill-prepared Canada is for a future of extreme weather.
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International

DAY OF RECKONING

Post-referendum, Crimea may become a puppet state— and stop Ukraine from ever joining Europe
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MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

How the elevator changed everything

Plus an engineering marvel gone horribly wrong, life with a dangerous serial imposter, Wall Street’s post-crash recruits, and the battle to topple Vladimir Putin
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This Week

LETTERS

Maclean’s should get its own gold medal for a beautiful post-Sochi issue (March io). Your writers and editors captured the mood and spirit brilliantly. It’s a great time to be Canadian, and your coverage helped to maintain that feeling of being on top of the world.
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This Week

THE INTERVIEW

Dr. Lance Dodes on why he thinks Alcoholics Anonymous fails many addicts—and why its promotion of abstinence may be a problem
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MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

The grass ceiling

Broad City levels the lowbrow-comedy playing field with a new archetype: the female Stoner dude
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Society

REDEFINING PALLIATIVE CARE

Patients and doctors often think it’s only for the dying. New studies show it may extend life.
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