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Financial Fitness: Whom are you investing for?
Columnists

Financial Fitness: Whom are you investing for?

Why go through the fluctuations of the financial markets, the worry over interest rate movements, the fears of today and the uncertainties of tomorrow?

The Word Nerd: Why are Mama and Papa on so many tongues?
Columnists

The Word Nerd: Why are Mama and Papa on so many tongues?

Surprisingly, the near universality of recognition for parents is almost matched by the similarity many languages have for these two words.

Lori Freedman photo by Martin Morissette
Reviews & Previews / What's Happening

Victoriaville festival a mind-expanding extravaganza

VICTORIAVILLE – An exciting lineup covering a broad range of creative music styles are featured in the 19 concerts over four days that are part of this year’s 34th edition of the Festival International de musique actuelle de Victoriaville. It opens May 17. The festival, with its international reputa- tion […]

Can Israel and the Palestinians co-exist in a “shared homeland?”
Features

Can Israel and the Palestinians co-exist in a “shared homeland?”

As Israelis and the country’s friends marked the 70th anniversary of its founding, British journalist and historian Ian Black offered some reflections.

Need eggs? Call a neighbour and you might get a few apples in the deal.
Columnists / Food

Flavour Guy: In the kitchen with the rhetorical cook

In cooking as in language, rhetoric requires a response.

Editorial: Racial profiling by Montreal police has got to stop
Editorials

Editorial: Racial profiling by Montreal police has got to stop

We all have friends, family, and neighbours who know about that ugly phenomenon known as “driving while black.” It refers to police in Montreal, and other areas of Quebec and North America, stopping young men of colour driving nice cars, based on the idea that the two are incompatible, and […]

Inspired by Terry Fox, they’re running across Canada
Features

Inspired by Terry Fox, they’re running across Canada

Once you have cancer, if you are lucky enough to survive the treatment, there is always the fear of recurrence.

Montreal Welsh Male Choir to perform this spring
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Montreal Welsh Male Choir to perform this spring

The present Côr Meibion Cymraeg was regenerated by the St. David’s Society in the 1960s.

211 resources line expands to cover Greater Montreal area
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211 resources line expands to cover Greater Montreal area

When social needs arise, it’s great to be able to call someone who can help us find our way.

The downside of upselling: Canadian seniors put at a disadvantage by telecoms
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The downside of upselling: Canadian seniors put at a disadvantage by telecoms

We are all struck by how convoluted, expensive, and seemingly impossible it is to navigate the telecommunications industry.