The collected correspondence of Iris Murdoch, the British novelist and philosopher, reveal a life of intellectual and sexual hunger
Sixty days into Mike Duffy’s trial, the saga’s main character finishes his testimony
December 17th, 2015 2 comments
Circular poetry in Courtroom 33 — back and forth, round and round, but wait until you get to the end
The day before the Crown gets to grill Mike Duffy at his own trial, the defence presents a fascinating photograph
December 15th, 2015 2 comments
The discovery of his tunnel turned Elton McDonald into a folk hero who captivated the world
December 14th, 2015 1 comment
Mike Duffy’s testimony continues, about a key Saanich trip and instructions from the Tories’ ‘marketing wiz’—wink, nudge.
December 10th, 2015 1 comment
Mike Duffy finally takes the stand. Evan Solomon and Nick Köhler break down what he’s said so far, including a glimpse inside Harper’s PMO
Courtroom 33 faces the full bluster of Mike Duffy: smiling, petulant, glowering—and suspicious, especially when he testified about how Stephen Harper’s PMO worked
December 9th, 2015 1 comment
The Mike Duffy trial starts its grand finale as the Ol’ Duff himself takes the stand, offering bounteous tales when quizzed by his own lawyer
Week 10: It was a dream, Duffy kept telling himself. The kids in short pants set loose in ‘Lord of the Flies’. But, dream or not, he was still running.
August 28th, 2015 1 comment
The Duffy trial won’t return until after the election. But will its ghost haunt a campaigning Stephen Harper? Evan Solomon and Nick Köhler discuss.
August 25th, 2015 4 comments
Former PMO in-house counsel Benjamin Perrin sat in the witness box at the Mike Duffy trial and gleefully took aim at Nigel Wright’s testimony
In Courtroom 33, the Crown’s star witness became an issues management director writ small — turning every question to his favour
Nicholas Köhler on a wild day from Courtroom 33, where Nigel Wright was pressed on how much Ray Novak, the PMO’s current chief of staff, knew
Nic Köhler on the transformation of the Crown’s star witness
August 17th, 2015 1 comment