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Among other things, the Ghomeshi affair served to remind us that public figures are often just mouthpieces. Why, in our media-saturated age, does that sound so wrong? In the darkest days of the Second World War, when Britain stood alone against Nazi-dominated Europe, the speeches of Winston Churchill roused and inspired a beleaguered nation. Little […]
In a small celebratory gesture, we dedicate this anniversary issue of Swerve to Sigurd
Just a few of the local heroes who present the face of a city that is resonantly familiar, uniquely stylish and delightfully unpredictable
Here are 10 definitions for our defining decade.
Over Swerve's past 10 years, from Car2Go to the Bow, there has also been a whole lot of shaking going on since 2004.
Original Swerve editor Shelley Youngblut had ordained that we were just the likely suspects who could start the ball rolling on a new magazine that she saw clearly, but about which we had our misgivings.“A weekly magazine?” I asked Jacquie that day. “I mean, have you ever?”
The metalsmith works with copper, silver and steel—cold materials that he manipulates to create a warm effect.
There are many reasons to stress out about the upcoming holiday season, but the pressure to dress well shouldn’t be one of them.
The group of men stand several metres back from the podium as Spencer Villam, a Taxi and Limousine Advisory Committee (TLAC) member, draws the numbers from two gold drums.
Autumn is a time of year when colour really pops.
On The Meter: Leah Cottam has some strong opinions about the uncertain direction of Calgary’s taxi industry
As one of the few female cab drivers in Calgary, Leah Cottam has seen both good fares and bad behaviour. But with the City issuing new licences and competition from ride-sharing apps looming, backseat driving is the least of her problems.