Blog by John Miller

A death wish?

November 6th, 2009

Spare a tender thought for my old paper, the Toronto Star, which was once able to send Ernest Hemingway and Ralph Allen to cover wars, Nathan Cohen to cover the arts, Peter C. Newman to cover politics, Milt Dunnell to cover sports, and Gordon Sinclair, Pierre Berton and Duncan Macpherson to cover life.

Like all newspapers, the Star is struggling with declining advertising and readership an ...