Federal Budget, Native Deficit

As the lights dim in the auditorium of Halifax’s Micmac Native Friendship Centre, a chanter breaks into song. It’s graduation…

It’s A Risque Business

It was no surprise when police dropped charges against NOW magazine last September. The surprise had come when the charges…

Divided We Stand

“Two nations warring in the bosom of a single state.” That was how Lord Durham perceived the relationship between Upper…

The Fortunes and Arrows of Outrageous Slinger

For me to write that I think Brian Mulroney is an asshole,” says Joey Slinger, “is every bit as inconsequential…

Just the Feelings, Ma’am

The day my daughter started kindergarten we received a sheet of paper from her school that we were advised to…