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Toronto as a city state?…

A place to live, a place to grow, Ontari-ari-ari-Oh! The people who govern Toronto periodically bemoan the constraints on their authority.  In Canada, cities are the constitutional children of provinces. There are two approaches to fixing problems in the governance of cities.  The one favoured by provinces is the shrinking of problems through amalgamation and…
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where credit’s due

Of all the elegies inspired by the Blue Jays’ rise, and fall, my favourite was an R.A. Dickey quote: "It's amazing what you can accomplish when you don't care who gets the credit.”  (http://atmlb.com/1RUsZOW) Dickey goes on in this interview to recognize everyone’s effort in a team victory after he, in midst of a brilliant,…
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