When Equinox covered the earth

In the spring of 1996, in a tower of blue glass in what was then the city of North York,…

Three Men and A Dirty Little Baby

From downtown Manhattan, it’s a 10-minute ride on the L train to the warehouses and loading docks of recently gentrified…

Playing on the Same Page

It’s mid-afternoon, about the only downtime in a sportswriter’s long working day. Damien Cox, The Toronto Star’s hockey columnist, is…

The Fine Art of Being Loathsome

My very favourite news stories these days are those poignant tales of parents who have been investigated by the police…

Radical Chic

When Naomi Klein was in high school, she had a part-time job at Esprit, a popular retail clothing store for…