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Joan Baez and Bob Dylan Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. in 1963. (National Archives)
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Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan causes good-natured discord among Dawson teachers

Bob Dylan, 75, is the first musician to win the award and though few deny he is a poet, some teachers are on the fence about his Nobel qualifications.

So the Treasure was Divided: pirates dividing their loot. The oil painting, which the illustration was of, was sold in 1905, and is currently part of the Delaware Art Museum's collection.
Columnists

Word Nerd: Politics plunders words from military, religion, even pirates

The language of politics has borrowed from other disciplines.

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Features

Leonard Cohen tribute takes place Nov. 26 in Hampstead

Join us for a coffee house style loving tribute to Leonard Cohen at Dorshei Emet next Saturday evening, November 26th at 7 pm.

Editorial: Quebec Green Party dead wrong on BDS
Editorials

Editorial: Quebec Green Party dead wrong on BDS

The Quebec Green Party and its leader Alex Tyrrell back the Green Party of Canada position supporting BDS.

Gerald Cutting recognized for service to English community. Photo: Justin Guzzo Desforges
Features

Eastern Townships advocate Gerald Cutting wins Goldbloom Award

Gerald Cutting’s commitment to serve the English-speaking community of the Eastern Townships springs from his deep roots in the land, but doesn’t end there.

Pro Musica presents Lukas Geniušas in Montreal
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Pro Musica presents Lukas Geniušas in Montreal

Pro Musica presents the “new gem of Russian piano” at Théâtre Maisonneuve on Monday December 5, at 8 pm.

Dafina Savic wins Goldbloom award for her initiatives. Photo by Irwin Block
Features

Goldbloom Awards: Advocate speaks out for fair treatment of Roma

Stereotyped, misunderstood, and facing discrimination, there are few ethno-cultural groups more in need of advocacy than the world’s Roma.

View of the Glen site in Montreal. (Photo courtesy of the MUHC)
Editorials

Editorial: Patient care, not hospital budgets, must come first

Projected spending on health care in 2016-17 in Quebec will increase to $33.7 billion, and critics say it’s not enough.

Gripping films featured at Docfest
Reviews & Previews

Gripping films featured at Docfest

In the myriad of arts and culture festivals that grace this city, the Montreal International Documentary Festival November 10-20 stands out.

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Reviews & Previews

Bach Festival celebrates “delicate and wonderful music”

For most music lovers, the work of classical composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) is considered to be of the highest artistic value.