AFTER NINE MONTHS of searching study, a committee of three prominent Canadian physicians will soon complete a thick report for the federal government. The contents of this report, are of intimate and personal concern to all of us. For among the thousands of words of technical data, graphs and charts will be found an answer to the crucial question: "How can the public be best protected from possible harmful effects of new drugs?"By SIDNEY KATZ22 min
Juggled booksand hidebound bureaucracy seriously damage the best weapon we have against the human waste and enormous cost of rising unemployment. This is NES— the crippled giant that men and women without work turn to, far too often, in vainBy ALAN PHILLIPS21 min
HAPPINESS is the rarest, most prized and most misunderstood state ot man. Happiness in North America is widely believed to be a glossy four-color reproduction of hearty, handsome parents beaming in a garden where starched children play dreamily with unbroken toys.By JUNE CALLWOOD14 min
THE STATEMENI THAT IT TAKES three things to win in war or politics and that the first is money, the second is money and the third is money, has been ascribed, rightly or wrongly, to Joseph Patrick Kennedy, the uninhibited and shrewd multimillionaire father of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy.By IAN SCLANDERS13 min
IT’S A TRUISM of British politics that by-elections and public opinion polls don’t mean much. A government can do very badly for two or three or even four years by these measurements and still win the general election as handsomely as ever.By BLAIR FRASER6 min
The CBC's talent scouts have been doing most of their scouting lately at the National Theatre School in Montreal, and already they’ve come up with some of the brightest young performers to emerge in years. Three of the new faces belong to students in their third and final year at the school: Heath Lamberts, 21, of Toronto; Diane Leblanc, 21, of Montreal; and Donnelly Rhodes, 24, of Winnipeg.By JOAN ALIEN, ANTONY FERRY, SANDRA GWYN6 min
MOST TV WATCHERS probably decided long ago that the commercials on television are much louder than the programs. The evidence of my own ears seems conclusive to me: when Perry Como fades off the screen and an advertising pitchman flashes on, the sound fairly blasts out of the set, frightening dogs and children for yards in all directions.By ROBERT FULFORD6 min
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