Probes

DIASPORISM: SPEAKING AS A BAD JEW

By Stan Persky | 2002 June 28

Stan Persky has an interesting take on the question of Jewish identity

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TRUTH TO TELL

By Pauline Holdstock | 2002 June 12

Pauline Holdstock has a very complicated story to tell

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Dad in Defibrillation

By Merrily Weisbord | 2002 May 7

Merrily Weisbord writes about beloved fathers growing old

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TORCHBEARERS OF HATE

By Patwant Singh | 2002 March 10

Our Indian Correspondent examines the religious riots taking place in India (From the Asian Age, March 10, 2002

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STRANGE PRIORITIES

By Brian Fawcett | 2002 February 21

Brian Fawcett doesn’t like the Globe & Mail’s handling of some recent obituaries..

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I DISSENT, SO I AM

By Patwant Singh | 2002 February 10

Patwant Singh asks some timely questions about what the "war on terrorism" is doing to the global conditions of democracy…

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The Curse of Leni Riefenstahl

By Daniel Gawthrop | 2002 February 6

…The third installment of Thong Lor Tales, an occasional series drawn from a work in progress.

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SONNET ABOUT ORPHEUS 3 (MIROIR)

By Stan Persky | 2002 February 6

The third in a developing series

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IT IS TIME TO TALK WITH THE ENEMY

By Patwant Singh | 2002 January 29

Our Indian correspondent politely suggests that India’s leadership might have something to learn from Nelson Mandela…

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GO AHEAD, CON YOUR COUNTRYMEN

By Patwant Singh | 2002 January 18

Indian architect and historian Patwant Singh writes that India’s looming war with Pakistan isn’t in anyone’s best interest, least of all the "ordinary people" in whose name it is likely to be declared.

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