Keep doing the things you love
YOGA & MEDITATION: Appreciate the art of practising
RECYCLED LOVE: Recognizing an animal advocate
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?: Giving vegan recipes a whirl
THE BOOK SHELF: Stella Bowles being the change in new book My River
THE VIEW FROM HERE: Ask not what your community can do for you
CHINESE MEDICINE FOR HEALTH: Keeping resolutions with Chinese medicine
REEL TIME: Ice fishing with a little help from my friends
THE ENDAGERED PERSPECTIVE: Old-growth essential for province’s future
South Shore Breaker
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: No runaround, just dam statistics
VIBERT: More long term care beds in Nova Scotia would open bottleneck
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Russia planning solo mission in cyberspace
VIBERT: Grits go for old-school political tactics
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Canada shouldn’t stand for corruption
VIBERT: SNC-Lavalin is a very Liberal affair
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Rushes to judgment — now trendier than ever
Context really is everything. That line could apply to a lot of people, but I’m going to use just one. One that I happen to know well. My mother was born in 1931, in the United States, the youngest of seven children ...
VIBERT: Rationed beds and rationed booze
A friend took in a house guest not long ago and, under a doctor’s instruction, kept the guest medicated with a regular and generous ration of strong drink. Both guest and host were waiting out the days until the former would undergo an ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Send me more uplifting trash, please
Trashcan Life @trashcanlife 31 minutes ago Hello, this is container 100419100017965 in Camperdown, Australia. Based on my fill-up history, I expect to be full on Saturday, February 9th 2019. 0 replies 0 retweets 0 ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: You can’t always play the bankruptcy card
It’s as simple a concept as buyer beware. Last week, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled on a case that, in some ways, looked like it could be solved with simple common sense. When an oil company goes bankrupt, in this ...
PAM FRAMPTON: In defence of journalism
“The most profound lessons about journalism I've learned have been taught to me by the people I've covered.” — Jodi Kantor, Pulitzer Prize winner, The New York Times A journalism student from College of the North ...
VIBERT: Liberals determined to contain critics
Keeping the lid on healthcare has become an obsession for Nova Scotia’s Liberal government. In the past couple of weeks, close observers got a look at the Liberals’ strategy to manage the provincial government’s gravest political ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: No room left for beautiful
Out the door in the 6:30 dark, and even with the rain, there’s still a thin scrim of snow left across the windshield of the car, punched into a particular lace by the fat droplets that have gathered on the bare maple branches in the tree above ...
LANA PAYNE: Binders full of enemies — Part 2
In some countries when you disagree with the state, they throw you in jail or worse. In Canada, and most recently Ontario, governments find other, more elegant ways to punish or silence their critics. It stems from the notion that ...
TO THE POINT: Why does Nova Scotia have a chronically under-performing economy?
As Atlantic Canada’s population and economy declines, it’s had a big impact on this region’s importance relative to the rest of Canada ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Hop on for the natural relic tour
It’s a once-in-a-lifetime trip! Heck, it’s a once-in-any-number-of-lifetimes trip. Baffin Island in summer: pictures show long, grey banks of broken rock, greyed, melting snow, huge banks of smoothed and rounded boulders. ...