May 25, 1998

RAPE IN THE MILITARY 1415
Canada

RAPE IN THE MILITARY

Women who have suffered sexual assault in the Canadian Forces are speaking out—and saying that their cases represent a systematic pattern of abuse
The ballot or more bullets 3233
World

The ballot or more bullets

On the Falls Road in the western precincts of Belfast, right in the heart of the city’s Roman Catholic strongholds, there is an exclusive watering hole with a singularly appropriate name. They call the place the Felons’ Club. It is an imposing structure, painted bright emerald green and built like a bunker, with barred doors, slotted windows and roundthe-clock video security.
French connection 6061
Films

French connection

A Canadian film-maker steps out at the world's spiashiest festival
The Mail 45
The Mail

The Mail

I hardly find it surprising that governments have latched onto yet another revenuegenerating scheme by taking advantage of people’s weaknesses ("The curse of casinos,” Cover, May 11). For the past few decades, governments have been responsible for half the cost associated with the price of alcohol and tobacco.
Hollywood bad guy 3839
Business

Hollywood bad guy

Seagram's scion Edgar Bronfman has Tinseltown in a tizzy
The new arms race 3031
World

The new arms race

India's nuclear tests cause global fallout
‘IT'S A MOAN’S WORLD’ 2223
COVER

‘IT'S A MOAN’S WORLD’

The army says it has improved, but women continue to leave
Affair of the court 5455
Justice

Affair of the court

A juror became a defendant’s lover in a B.C. case
Canada NOTES 2829
Canada

Canada NOTES

The Virginia Hills fire forced the 2,200 residents of Swan Hills, northwest of Edmonton, to flee their homes for the second time in just over a week. Then, finally, it rained. “The more showers we get, the more confident we’ll be," said Mayor Gary Pollock.
Not all financial CEOs favor bank mergers 4647
The Nation’s Business

Not all financial CEOs favor bank mergers

‘To say that Canada should have financial institutions the same size as countries 10 times our size is crazy’
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