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Editorial: Draconian U.S. border tactics threaten all of us
Editorials

Editorial: Draconian U.S. border tactics threaten all of us

Since the Trump ascendancy, there are signs that a new virtual wall is being erected on what used to be called one of the longest undefended borders in the world.

Times and Places: Life and death have different meanings in India
Features

Times and Places: Life and death have different meanings in India

by Albert Cormier The principal reason for my trip to India was to spend three days in the holy city of Varanasi. My ultimate goal was to see the Ganges, this mythical sacred river where each day thousands of Hindus bathe to purify themselves in water that is extremely polluted! […]

Festival de la Voix begins March 21
Features

Festival de la Voix begins March 21

The annual Festival de la Voix, in its new expanded version, takes place in Dorval, Pointe-Claire, and Beaconsfield from March 21 to 29.

Art increases stability, autonomy for this special artist
Features

Art increases stability, autonomy for this special artist

Alana Barrell is a diagnosed paranoid schizophrenic who uses art to maintain her stability and increase her autonomy.

What’s happening in Montreal in March and April
What's Happening

What’s happening in Montreal in March and April

BAZAARS Marie Claret Church • March 10–11 Fri. 8am–5pm and Sat. 8am–3pm. 10,680 Larose, near Henri Bourassa. Resto on premises. 450-978-4033 Vincent Marie Strambi Church • March 23–24–25 Thurs. 9am–5pm, Fri. 9am–6pm, and Sat. 9am–3pm. 10135 Armand-Lavergne St. Tables for rent. 514-322-6746 St. Charles Church • March 31 Fri. 9am–5pm. 2115 […]

Rediscovering my self in exotic India
Travel

Rediscovering my self in exotic India

As soon as I saw it, I knew I had to be part of this adventure.

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Features

An important message for victims of the 2005 Mount Real scandal

The deadline for those affected to submit their Proof of Claim forms is 5:00 p.m. February 14, 2017.

Leonard Cohen’s influence spans generations
Features

Leonard Cohen’s influence spans generations

In the wake of such an iconic musician’s death, many admirers of his — both young and old — have been reflecting on his influence on their lives.

Ruth Wisse writes of Leonard Cohen’s “silken” lyrics that “drew us toward pain”
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Ruth Wisse writes of Leonard Cohen’s “silken” lyrics that “drew us toward pain”

This is a condensed version of My Life Without Leonard Cohen by literary scholar Ruth R. Wisse, first published in Commentary Magazine Oct. 1, 1995.

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Reviews & Previews

Restaurant review: Kinoya brings authentic Izakaya to Montreal

A self-described “authentic Izakaya” Kinoya provides a modest menu of Japanese small-plate pub fare that will hit the spot for raw fish and cocktail-lovers.