Media A large collection of articles touching on almost every aspect of media politics and power - from the rationale for public broadcasting to regulatory failure to concentration of ownership and flagrant media bias.
Mostly dealing with public enterprise, these economic commentaries give the lie to the dogmatic right-wing conventional wisdom denigrating crown ownership. Also covered: the attack on the public sector, the inflated image of stock markets, and much more.
and history A short section
of mostly archival items that
nevertheless throw light on some enduring
themes, mostly particularly with regard
to the federal NDP.
Miscellaneous A short list of miscellany items, including “Uncivil Liberties,” on helping the mentally ill, perhaps the most important single article Herschel has ever written.