Raw Footage

A three-second aerial shot shows the tops of shacks in a rural slum. The as yet unseen narrator tells you…

Way Out of Bounds

In 1985, Toronto Star sportswriter Mary Ormsby became one of the first women in the history of the Canadian Football…

Harvesting Hope

The elevator door slides open to a ninth-floor corridor tiled in black-and-white marble in a downtown Toronto office building. A…

Monkey Business in Bestseller Land

On March 2, 1987, Carsten Stroud’s newly released book Close Pursuit: A Week in the Life of an NYPD Homicide…

More in Anger

Suddenly in April, 1987, George Bain, dean of Canada’s political columnists, disappeared from The Globe and Mati’s editorial page. Three…