The Loyal Stenographer

Murdoch Davis is a company man. As he’d be the first to tell you, the paycheque buys his loyalty. It…

Selling Students Short

“Please rise for the national anthem.” A few students yawn, stretch and rub their eyes as if their beds ejected…

That Was Then, This is Now

One evening last fall, staff members of Now, Toronto’s largest and most enduring alternative weekly, stood in the publication’s lounge…

Al’s Excellent Adventure

It may have been the most unusual editorial retreat in the history of Canadian publishing. Back in September 2001, fresh…

In the Line of Fire

Levon Sevunts, the Montreal Gazette‘s foreign correspondent, felt lucky when Northern Alliance commander General Bashir offered to carry him and…