The Art of the Matter

AROUND APRIL FOOLS’ Day, 1993, Scott Milsom, editor and lone employee-of New Maritimes, sliced open an envelope bearing the Canada…

Peter Desbarat’s Last Stand

WHEN I WAS APPROACHED IN the Windsor Star newsroom last May to sign a petition to save the University of…

Vision Impossible?

In the March 1991 edition of the Ryerson Review of Journalism, Jack McIver, then editor of The Globe and Mail’s…

Lost at Sea

BRIGHT NOVEMBER SUNSHINE SHONE through the windows in John Honderich’s corner office the day after his fifth anniversary as editor…

New Kids on the Block

THEY DESCENDED ON LAST SUMMER’S TORY convention with a fury and spread out across the Ottawa Civic Centre like a…