Behind French Canada’s angry public men are far angrier, younger men who make even their own leaders nervous. Here is what they are saying and doing now — and what we might be doing to help keep them from turning, in the end, to violence ON THE DAY the government announced the personnel of its royal commission on biculturalism, I had lunch with a friend who works for a large financial organization in Montreal.By PETER GZOWSKI20 min
Ralph Farris promotes deals nobody else has thought of — like Northern Ontario Natural Gas, a dazzling stock market coup for Farris, an unfinished scandal for Ontario’s government, and yet a solid industrial advance for Ontario’s north-land. Here’s how he does itBy ALEXANDER ROSS20 min
This year his firm will publish eighty Canadian books. “There arend” — so says a competitor — “that many publishable books in the whole country.” This is how McClelland makes life more interesting for everybody who readsBy Marika Robert14 min
Here are the trade secrets of the animal dealers: why okapis cost $10,000 each but $25,000 a pair; why lions are a dime a dozen while orangutans are cheap at $8,000; and, why used monkeys cost more than imports straight from the jungleBy Robert Thomas Allen12 min
THE DAY IS SUNDAY, the time is summer, the hour is noon. Five thousand people sit in expectant silence as a grey-haired man in green mass vestments turns from the high altar and approaches a microphone. His crimson slippers and. behind him, draped on a prie-dieu, his crimson silk cloak and biretta, proclaim him no ordinary priest but a prince of the Roman Catholic Church.By BRIAN MOORE11 min
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