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Russell Wangersky: Legal weed — expect snags
DeMONT: Market acumen keeps CPP sustainable
THEN AND NOW: COLUMN: LAURENT D'ENTREMONT – Turning back the clock to my childhood days
VIBERT: Have we become numb to climate change?
Russell Wangersky: Let’s talk about someone else for a change
Russell Wangersky: Warming ocean temperatures could lead to a big kill
VIBERT: Tories protest a bit too much
If Nova Scotia’s Conservative leadership race maintains its present trajectory it will eclipse, in a matter of weeks, the reputation academics took ce ...
THE ENDANGERED PERSPECTIVE: Reading like you mean it
One of the best things I’ve done this year was to accept a reading challenge. This is when, by way of a website, smartphone app or simple pen and paper, agree to read a certain number of books in one calendar year. I, personally, have done so ...
THE VIEW FROM HERE: Deciphering our linguistic shorthand
Every region of the world has its own distinct linguistic shorthand. They are words and expressions, nurtured and given meaning over time that inform who we are and provide us with a common thread that — whether we know it or not — binds ...
THE MOM SCENE: The after-school freak out
As happy as I am that the kids are back in school, there’s one really annoying part I’d forgotten about: the after-school freak out. It happens almost every day, immediately after our daughter gets off the bus. She’s smiling, ...
Russell Wangersky: Things aren’t always what they seem
This is a column that’s about a court case in Nova Scotia, and things not being what they seem. It’s still in mid-lawsuit, so there’s no nice, tidy ending — but there is a handy Latin ...
OPINION: Teen 'boys will be boys': A brief history
Over the past 12 days, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s actions as a high school and college student have been at the center of a public conver ...
VIBERT: Liberals exploit ‘tyranny of its majority’
Nova Scotia’s Liberal government used the “tyranny of its majority” Wednesday to neuter the one committee of the legislature that actually sheds an oc ...
VIBERT: Canada’s about to go the way of Uruguay with legal pot
Are we ready? ...
PHARM REPORT: Don’t get SHINGLEd out
Who knew that your childhood battle with chickenpox could come back to haunt you decades after you thought the virus was gone? And I’m not talking about that scar on your face from the scab you picked even though your mother told you not ...
Russell Wangersky: Knowing what you’re getting into
“Recent years have witnessed the tremendous growth of the online social media. In China, Weibo, a Twitter-like service, has attracted more than 500 million users in less than five years. Connected by online social ties, different users might ...