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