December 28, 1998

World

ON TRIAL

Essays on the 2000 MILLENNIUM

SEARCHING FOR PURPOSE

ON TRIAL 6061
World

ON TRIAL

As bombs rain on Baghdad, the House impeaches Bill Clinton
SEARCHING FOR PURPOSE 100101
Essays on the 2000 MILLENNIUM

SEARCHING FOR PURPOSE

Spiritualism is on the rise as baby boomers seek meaning and direction in their lives
BITTERNESS ON BAY STREET 7071
Business

BITTERNESS ON BAY STREET

Ottawa hands the banks a resounding defeat
In sync with the voters 2021
MACLEAN'S/CBC POLL

In sync with the voters

An uncertain nation gives the PM good marks—for now
To have and have not 3233
MACLEAN'S/CBC POLL

To have and have not

It was the year the Asian financial crisis spilled over into North America, the loonie skidded to an all-time low and stock indexes around the world dropped sharply, raising fears of a global recession. A little pessimism would hardly seem out of place among Canadians as 1998 draws to a close.
No ‘winning conditions’ 2627
MACLEAN'S/CBC POLL

No ‘winning conditions’

The poll reflects uncertainty dogging the unity debate
THE STATE OF THE NATION-’98 5253
MACLEAN'S/CBC POLL

THE STATE OF THE NATION-’98

The 15th annual Maclean's year-end poll, undertaken in partnership with CBC TV's The National, was conducted by Toronto-based The Strategic Counsel. It includes responses from 1,400 adult Canadians, selected randomly from all 10 provinces and interviewed by telephone between Nov. 13 and Nov. 22.
NOT GUILTY 5657
Canada

NOT GUILTY

A jury acquits Gerald Regan of eight sex-related charges
The dreaded Y2K 3839
MACLEAN'S/CBC POLL

The dreaded Y2K

A cautious few prepare for disaster
Sex and the single teen 4849
MACLEAN'S/CBC POLL

Sex and the single teen

Sex—what a contradiction. It's naughty, and it's nice. Raunchy, and good for the health. It's intimate and private but, practised indiscreetly or carelessly, has the power to ruin families, topple careers and cause deadly disease. We are titillated—sometimes horrified—by sex in its various contexts: Who's doing it?
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