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