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The Handmaid’s Tale Treats Guilt as an Epidemic

The Handmaid’s Tale Treats Guilt as an Epidemic

News May 28, 2017 at 7:42 pm 0 comments

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At the end of the first episode of The Handmaid’s Tale, the excellent show now streaming on Hulu, the handmaids of Gilead gather in a grove for a ceremony that goes by an ominous name: the Salvaging. The women …

Analysis: Caillou is an aggressively bad show ruining the world’s children … and it’s all Canada’s fault

Analysis: Caillou is an aggressively bad show ruining the world’s children … and it’s all Canada’s fault

News May 28, 2017 at 4:44 pm 0 comments


Why Caillou should shame us all 3:52

For a country that obsesses about its international reputation, Canada is strangely tolerant of an institution that garners us new foreign enemies every day.

I’m talking, of course, about Caillou, quite possibly the …

Alex Brummer: ‘Trump is right to slash taxes – unrecognisable to those of us who write about British budgets’

Alex Brummer: ‘Trump is right to slash taxes – unrecognisable to those of us who write about British budgets’

Finance May 28, 2017 at 1:40 pm 0 comments

No one should dispute the boldness of the tax plan outlined by President Trump’s two economic policymakers, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and chief economic adviser Gary Cohn.

Unveiled with minimal ceremony in the White House, the approach was unrecognisable to …

Late architect John Bentley Mays honoured for explaining his craft

Late architect John Bentley Mays honoured for explaining his craft

News May 28, 2017 at 10:46 am 0 comments

John Bentley Mays photographed at the Globe’s studio on Front St., Toronto. (Fernando Morales/The Globe and Mail)

The late John Bentley Mays has capped his career with one last award: an honour for explaining the art of architecture to the …

LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 5/2/17

LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 5/2/17

News May 28, 2017 at 7:45 am 0 comments

Today’s Birthday (05/02/17). Reach new fitness levels this year. Repay debts and strengthen infrastructure this spring. Summer career changes lead to home renovation or relocation. A thriving partnership year begins this autumn. Focused efforts lead to travel and academic excellence …

Rémi Garde: ‘I am sad to read the criticism of Wenger and the bad words’

Rémi Garde: ‘I am sad to read the criticism of Wenger and the bad words’

News May 28, 2017 at 4:45 am 0 comments

Flooded with tantalising possibility, the temptation for Didier Deschamps to pick his next France squad merely by drawing lots must have some traction. The new wave of talent to burst on to the scene is impossible to ignore as they …

How organic is your milk?

How organic is your milk?

Lifestyle May 28, 2017 at 1:54 am 0 comments

Organic is supposed to mean cows can graze daily during growing season, but an investigative report suggests big dairies aren’t doing enough of that.

Your favorite organic milk brand may not be as organic as you think. An investigative report …

What Trump’s tax reforms might mean for stocks

What Trump’s tax reforms might mean for stocks

News May 27, 2017 at 7:40 pm 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during a meeting at the White House, April 13, 2017. (JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS)

George Athanassakos is a professor of finance and holds the Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing at the Richard Ivey School of …

Macron, Trudeau ‘bromance’ fires up internet

Macron, Trudeau ‘bromance’ fires up internet

News May 27, 2017 at 4:41 pm 0 comments

BROMANCE? Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron talk during a bilateral meeting as they attend the Summit of the Heads of State and of Government of the G7, the group of most industrialized economies, plus …

Real estate: In 5 brief points, how a diluted RERA may hurt home buyers

Real estate: In 5 brief points, how a diluted RERA may hurt home buyers

News May 27, 2017 at 10:45 am 0 comments

Many states have diluted some crucial provisions of the Centre’s Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act which empowers buyers of residential properties.

From May 1, ending nine years of a long wait, Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Act, 2016 came …