2009.04

April 2009


Calgary’s Quixote

Calgary’s Quixote

David Swann takes over the most thankless job in Canadian politics — leader of Alberta’s Liberal Party
The Whole Story
“What I wanted was for an idea to seize me, to arrive as expected”
Extraordinary Canadians
In a new biography series, Canada is reimagined as a liberal Protestant nation
Goodbye, Guantánamo
A photo gallery from the US military base in Cuba
The Walrus Presents...
Conrad Black pardoned? Read our new monthly comic strip
The Other Porn Addiction
Why are ordinary women exposing themselves online?
Not-So-Mechanical Worlds
Struan Sinclair bridges the gap between print and virtual reality
All in the Game
Inside the mind of Barack Obama as he sets forth on his first term as president
Doctor Evil
Teaching disruptive physicians collegiality
Perimeter’s Heart
World-renowned physicist and social innovator Neil Turok brings his mission to Waterloo
Love and Rockets
An India-Pakistan wedding, briefly interrupted by fighter jets.
It’s About Time
A foolproof way to beat the late-winter blahs
Cashing In
With a new series on Showcase, Aboriginal humour is going mainstream
A Warbler At My Window
A poem in The Walrus, by John Pass
The Outsider
How Stephen Harper brought Canada to conservatism and the Conservatives to crisis
April 2009
On security in Kabul, Bolivian cocaine, and the mountain that ate men.
The Giant Ball
Looks like the Giant Ball did it again
The Porn Identity
Stacey May Fowles in conversation with Hal Niedzviecki on privacy and internet pornography
Editor’s Note
On the April 2009 issue of The Walrus
Canada & its place in the world. Published by
the non-profit charitable Walrus Foundation
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