July 20, 1981

COVER

Twitches from the elephant

DATELINE

Trouble in an island ‘paradise’

PEOPLE

Twitches from the elephant 16b17
COVER

Twitches from the elephant

As the National Energy Program takes hold, an ugly mood emerges in the U.S.
Trouble in an island ‘paradise’ 1213
DATELINE

Trouble in an island ‘paradise’

Political and economic strains course uneasily under a six-year-old socialist rule
PEOPLE 3839

PEOPLE

A car moving at high speed careers off a bridge into a river and begins filling up with water with actress Nancy Allen trapped inside. So begin the thrills in horror maestro Brian De Palma’s latest film, Blow Out, due for release next week, co-starring John Travolta as a sound man turned sleuth.
A life in the movie theatre 1011
PROFILE

A life in the movie theatre

‘Surfacing,’ Jutra’s first major film in eight years, shows he is still Canada’s top director
Enduring wrath 45
LETTERS

Enduring wrath

After reading Barbara Amiel’s column on my book, When Evils Were Most Free (An Enduring Vein of Courage, Column, June 29), I gave myself two weeks to calm my anger and outrage. Instead, my frustration grew. I do not mind when Amiel calls me “a stereotype of the impertinent little Jew: all smart-alecky chutzpah”; however, I do mind when she states that I was “a Jewish activist in the left wing of Hungary’s Social Democratic Party.”
The fix was in, the die is cast 3031
CANADA

The fix was in, the die is cast

As charges spun off the international uranium cartel, Canada's role darkened
Woes of an upstart theory 4445
SCIENCE

Woes of an upstart theory

Experiments that challenge Darwin provoke a scientific war
Debunking the myth of idyllic childhoods 4647
BEHAVIOR

Debunking the myth of idyllic childhoods

More therapists are now working with infants and children
Verdict written in violence 2425
WORLD

Verdict written in violence

Riots by the poor and unemployed create infernos in major British cities
Playing lip service to melody 89
PODIUM

Playing lip service to melody

'Whistling was the ultimate primitive diversion that didn't involve sex'
The milkman can still deliver 4040a
COLUMN

The milkman can still deliver

Fifteen years after the mumps brought us Tom Wilkinson, he keeps on throwing
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