An exclusive photo gallery and essay traces the post-election violence in Kenya
A Walrus Canada noir tale: Egregiousness... in Edmonton!
Canada Noir: Suspicion... in St John’s!
Why following the urge to buy big might not make you happy
The appeal of the Downtown Eastside
Can the urban spaces handle legions of retiring boomers?
Want to know how a city used to work? Talk to the dead
A Tanzanian driving lesson
Canada Noir: Weaselly... in Winnipeg!
The failed dream of Montreal’s Habitat ‘67.
Capturing the essence of a city
Bravo! The Special Arctic Issue (November) is a richly nuanced and varied entrée into northern life and issues.
Guy Maddin’s hometown homage
Canada Noir: Mayhem... in Montréal!
Is Toronto being taken over by hucksters,
fauxhemians, and the “knowledge economy”?
Canada Noir: Vice... in Vancouver!
The leafy legacy of World War II
Civic struggles and the public square: an appreciation
Optimism, slowness, and why comic books still pay better than contemporary art.
A Walrus Canada Noir tale: Horror... in Halifax!
Afghanistan’s embattled country club
As the debate over “the reasonable accommodation of
minority groups” indicates, diversity in Canada is troubled thing
A famous British architect, oil barons, an urban vision, and creeping liberalism all meet in Calgary’s downtown. What is the future for Cowtown?
Half of the world’s population now lives in cities. How do they make it work?