UREVICH: Arana has joined a massive class action lawsuit against Wal Mart for gender discrimination. Greenwald’s other subjects recount stories of how Wal Mart destroyed mom and pop competitors or how workers earned so little that they relied on government programs for health care and sometimes food. The company has shot back with video spots like this one on its Web site..
When African teams win, often more credit is given to their physical attributes than tactics or strategy. When asked if the Japan Senegal matchup would be brains vs. Brawn, Ciss responded, “The physical quality of Senegal versus the technical quality of Japan I won’t describe it that way.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA shaggy, soft spoken music critic from Toronto who’s written an esoteric study of Celine Dion isn’t the likeliest candidate for international notoriety. And yet Carl Wilson inched a step closer to becoming the next major Canuck pop cultural hero last night when he swapped bons mots with faux pundit Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report.Until recently, Wilson was primarily well known within savvy critics’ circles for his in depth (and occasionally academic) critiques of popular music and other cultural curiosities. And last year, he made small but crucial waves in the publishing community by releasing a well written study of taste and culture in the work of Canada’s pre eminent bilingual diva, Celine Dion, titled Let’s Talk About Love: A Journey to the End of Taste.The book an entry in Continuum’s 33 1/3 series on albums and musicians received considerable acclaim, including a mention in this site’s round up of 2008 in books.
There followed gruelling operations to remove smoke and debris from his lungs and his face was irreparably burnt; he lost half an ear. But he refused to give up. Showing spectacular strength and verve, he appeared just a couple of months later at a race meeting in Monza with, for want of a better description, a new face.