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The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

Dylan Reid

Dylan Reid edits Spacing magazine in Toronto.

Articles by
Dylan Reid

An Old Refrain

The medic who went around in circles November 2022
We shall not sleep, though poppies growIn Flanders fields. — John McCrae The Canadian military doctor John McCrae’s “In Flanders Fields” was an instant success when it appeared in Punch magazine in December 1915. It went on to become the most widely published and quoted English poem of the First World…

Richard Florida’s Frankenstein Moment

Why cities belong to the rich June 2017
We live in an electronic age in which it seems almost everything can be done remotely. With email, Skype and collaborative tools in the cloud, we no longer need to share the same physical space in order to pursue much of our work. And globalization, online payments, ubiquitous delivery and endlessly streaming media mean that we can purchase and consume seemingly anything from anywhere without leaving our…