New fiction from Yasuko Thanh.
In This Issue
International students are a huge boon to the economy, but as Carine Abouseif writes, bureaucracy and social isolation can make it tough for them to set down roots in Canadian soil.
As Benjamin Hertwig reports, the Edmonton Oilers’ new arena has revitalized the city’s downtown—and displaced its most vulnerable residents.
Reflecting on the last time we took comfort in ecstatic nationalism.
Andrea Bennett on the part cyclists will play in disaster relief after the Really Big One hits the Pacific Northwest.
Religious matching and lax anti-trafficking laws led to a booming underground market for infants in mid-century Montreal. Adam Elliott Segal, the son of one such adoptee, investigates.
Tannara Yelland revisits Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media on its twenty-fifth anniversary.
Robyn Maynard on our nation’s forgotten and far-from-over history of populist anti-Black violence.
The Site C dam project threatens to flood the Peace River in Northeastern British Columbia.
New poetry from Jim Johnstone.
Translated by Melissa Bull, from Nouveau Project Issue 11.
New reviews of books by Jillian Tamaki, Jennifer Still, Robert Clark, Sharon Batt and Grace O'Connell.
Luc Rinaldi reviews albums by Father John Misty, Sylvan Esso, Hollerado, Kendrick Lamar, Feist, and Jean-Michel Blais and CFCF.
Looking at Montreal from the perspective of a skateboarder.