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Untying the Knot

A new book untangles historical confusion and contemporary anxieties about marriage

Thou Art Anxious

Decisions, decisions

Keep in Touch

Why digital connections can’t sustain health, happiness or politics

David M. Brock

David M. Brock is the chief electoral officer of the Northwest Territories.

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David M. Brock

When Politics Get Personal

How marketing savvy and behavioural research have reshaped elections November 2013
At the height of the global recession, Mark Carney, then governor of the Bank of Canada, spoke in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, and reassured Canadians about the national economy. Canada would avoid excess and recover faster than other countries, he told us, because of the Canadian economy’s fundamental strengths. The same optimism is not being expressed about Canadian…