Editor’s message: We still have to fight for women’s rights in politics

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I was in my early 20s when Francene Cosman entered provincial politics and won the riding of Bedford-Fall River. I remember seeing her campaign signs on lawns in the area when she ran, and won, in 1993. So, I enjoyed Jon Tattrie’s profile of Cosman (see profile here). But I was disturbed, too, by what… Read More»

The more things change

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From winter weather to the halls of Parliament, 2015 was a year of change in Halifax. But what will be different in 2016?

Second life

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After an unexpected departure from federal politics, Megan Leslie considers her next step

From here to there

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Whenever we talk about cycling in Halifax Magazine, we hear the same sorts of reader comments. “There is no need for the city to pay for a multi-million dollar ramp at the end of the bridge for a handful of cycling zealots.” And, “I find that Halifax is being merely politically correct when it comes… Read More»