With research and awareness growing, how big a problem are brain injuries in high school football?
The arguments against Alberta’s Catholic public school systems are increasingly hard to ignore.
The strange fate of the Alberta Liberal Party.
The “official” Ukrainian-Albertan story overlooks a much richer history.
A leaf blower’s two-stroke engine spews more emissions in half an hour than a pickup truck driving from Edmonton to Miami.
Would a ruling party, knowing it’s about to lose an election, do something to mess up the incoming government?
BY ROB MCKAY, 2011. Calgary
Marcello Di Cintio
Marcello Di Cintio studied microbiology and English at the University of Calgary and was a member of the wrestling team. His books include Walls: Travels Along the Barricades, and the forthcoming Pay No Heed to the Rockets: Palestine in the Present Tense.
Myrna Kostash lives in Edmonton, where she writes literary and creative non-fiction. Her multicultural classic All of Baba’s Children, has never gone out of print. Her latest book, The Seven Oaks Reader (NeWest), was a finalist for the 2017 Wilfrid Eggleston Award.
David Schindler is Killam Memorial Professor of Ecology emeritus at the University of Alberta. In 1968 he was founding director of the Experimental Lakes Area. He has earned numerous international awards and is an Officer of the Order of Canada.
Michael Ganley is a former editor of Alberta Venture magazine. He was brought up in the Catholic faith and respects many of its teachings, particularly on social justice. He has worked as a teacher and a lawyer; he is now a project manager with Edmonton’s Ketek Group
FOG SOUNDS by Scott Everingham,
2017. Oil on canvas. 60″ x 66″