August 21, 1989

DERAILING VIA 2021
COVER

DERAILING VIA

BUDGET CUTS MEAN THAT SOME TRAIN SERVICES WILL HAVE TO BE ELIMINATED
Resolving a riddle 4041
BEHAVIOR

Resolving a riddle

‘Christina’s’ true identity is discovered
ABORTION AGONY 1213
CANADA

ABORTION AGONY

CONTENTIOUS ISSUES REMAIN TO BE RESOLVED AFTER THE TOP COURT'S DECISION
Campaigning in Quebec 1415
CANADA

Campaigning in Quebec

Bourassa tries to cash in on his popularity
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FILMS

Prairie samurai

A Japanese epic comes to life in Alberta
THE MARKETS’ NEW OPTIMISM 3637
BUSINESS

THE MARKETS’ NEW OPTIMISM

FEARS OF A MAJOR RECESSION ARE FADING AND STOCKS ARE SURGING TO RECORD PRECRASH HIGHS
THE GOLDEN AGE OF STEEL 1819
COVER

THE GOLDEN AGE OF STEEL

IN A MOMENT IN HISTORY, THE TRANSCONTINENTAL TRAIN HAS COME AND GONE
A looming tax revolt 1617
CANADA

A looming tax revolt

‘There will be a tidal wave of objection’
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OPENING NOTES

Larry Zolf takes artistic licence, Andrew and Sarah shop Canadian, and Cornelia Guest defends her crown
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WORLD

MIXED SIGNALS

THE RETURN OF IRANIAN ASSETS BY WASHINGTON MIGHT WIN THE FREEDOM OF THE HOSTAGES
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