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Liberal Interpretations

Making sense of Justin Trudeau and his party

Clock Watching

The nuclear threat lingers still

Spending Power

Can compassion and efficiency be combined in the use of public funds?

Anna Wilson

Anna Wilson is a doctoral candidate at the University of Toronto, shortly to defend her thesis on the longing for the past in medieval literature.

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Breaking the Silence

Rudy Wiebe's troubling new novel explores a suicide January–February 2015
An elderly relative of a friend committed suicide last year. The family put out that it was an accident. The silence at the heart of his life—the depression he never spoke of—proved too massive to shatter. Nobody could say that Rudy Wiebe does not understand silence. His childhood in a tiny, isolated Mennonite community in Saskatchewan has shaped his perspective and his…