Since transplanting themselves last November from east end London, Eng., to a home base in Vancouver, The Villains have stormed the country with an up-tempo cockney calypso version of ska, the musical predecessor to Jamaica’s reggae beat.By BARBARA MATTHEWS6 min
When Robert McMichael, 59, resigned as director of the McMichael Canadian Collection of art at Kleinburg, Ont., last November, he and his wife, Signe, appeared to be at the zenith of a long, gorgeous and particularly Canadian dream.By BARRIE HALE4 min
Jean-Claude Parrot—leader of one of the country’s most militant unions—is an unlikely radical. He is small, quiet-spoken, pleasant, almost unassuming—a man far more concerned with the minutiae of contract negotiations than with ideological warfare or personal vengeance.By Susan Riley4 min
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