October 1, 2018

This is Alzheimer’s at 41 4849
Society

This is Alzheimer’s at 41

Jo and his wife Robin are navigating unthinkable territory as the ‘bastard monster’ continues its swift, relentless assault
Anatomy of a Bitcoin ransom 4445
Economy

Anatomy of a Bitcoin ransom

Governments, institutions and individual Canadians have been quietly paying tens of thousands to perpetrators of a fast-spreading new cybercrime. Here’s how one small Ontario town got burned.
A HOMEGROWN MESS 2021
National

A HOMEGROWN MESS

Canada is about to usher in the era of legal marijuana with a patchwork of laws, by laws and rules ranging from the half-baked to the absurd. Did it have to be like this? By Jason Markusoff
How to sell a wedge issue 3637
National

How to sell a wedge issue

Anti-abortion lobbyists cheered Ontario’s election as evidence of success. Next up: a plan to swing 2019.
Into the deep 7071
Society

Into the deep

When Sharkwater filmmaker Rob Stewart slipped beneath the waves, he left behind a mystery and an unfinished final work
THE BATTLE BEGINS HERE 3031
National

THE BATTLE BEGINS HERE

Three issues and one wild card will dominate the next election—and determine the fate of the Trudeau Liberals
The parent trap 102103
Society

The parent trap

Elizabeth Hay’s new book evokes family tensions and filial love as she grapples with her caregiving role
FROM ENERGY MAINSTAY TO DUMPSTER FIRE 3233
National

FROM ENERGY MAINSTAY TO DUMPSTER FIRE

Pipelines have become vessels of our worst political impulses
A very, very quiet revolution 2829

A very, very quiet revolution

A victory by the upstart CAQ could mark a historic shift in Quebec. Just don’t expect any radical changes.
A city’s hour of truce 1415
NATIONAL NOTES

A city’s hour of truce

On Aug. 18, while the eyes of the nation were trained on the regimental funeral procession for two fallen Fredericton police officers, an extended family of motorcyclists had also assembled, the pistons of their Harley-Davidsons thundering as they rode out of the city in a parade of their own.
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