Rob Ford

Latest Ford fiasco illustrates that on issues of race, Tory's own record is one of, at times, dubious distinction more

Oct 3, 2017 4:34 PM News 3 Comments

The better option for Doug would have been to run for the PCs in Etobicoke North, but the PCs don't want him more

Sep 11, 2017 11:54 AM News 10 Comments

This year's edition moves to the Scotiabank Theatre with a stronger lineup and an instantly controversial closer more

Mar 20, 2017 5:09 PM Interviews & Features

Hot on the heels of a sold-out screening at Canadian Film Fest, we're showing the controversial film at The Royal more

Mar 17, 2017 4:09 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 1 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

It will get weirder and it will get worse. more

Nov 11, 2016 6:46 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 19 Comments

He's never been shy about riding his little brother's political coattails, now he's got his eye on the PM's job (seriously) and a book deal to rewrite the history of Ford Nation to bankroll his next move more

Sep 14, 2016 9:18 AM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 3 Comments

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Zach Ruiter

Bruised but unbowed: Ford Nation gathers again for the first time after the death of its infamous namesake more

Sep 12, 2016 11:09 AM News 6 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

No longer facing an extortion charge for his efforts to obtain the Rob Ford video, the former mayor's mysterious pal opens up just a crack more

Aug 25, 2016 3:05 PM News 7 Comments

Ford didn't quite say the offensive things he was reported to have said more

Aug 11, 2016 10:30 AM News 13 Comments



He caught lightning in a bottle and for a time was untouchable, but Rob Ford was more media creation than political phenomenon more

Mar 30, 2016 7:30 PM News 7 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

"You’re the mayor of Toronto. You can’t be delivering subs." more

Mar 30, 2016 5:12 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 2 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

"The mainstream media tended to dismiss Trump’s racism, homophobia and misogyny (and that of some of his supporters) – or at least were reluctant to call it what it was." more

Mar 29, 2016 4:22 PM News 3 Comments


Mike Watier

Unlike Donald Trump, the former mayor was a natural campaigner more

Mar 23, 2016 1:37 PM News 2 Comments

The former mayor, who died Tuesday, kept us busy throughout his four years as mayor, making the cover no less than 11 times more

Mar 23, 2016 1:02 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 3 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

I’m torn between the impulse to massage the memory of the man into something soothing and palatable, and the impulse to tell the truth: that Ford could be a terrible, terrible person. more

Mar 22, 2016 6:10 PM News 64 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

To Toronto, to me, to the world, to you more

Mar 22, 2016 2:20 PM News 2 Comments


Jonathan Goldsbie

The controversial former mayor and current councillor had been receiving treatment for a rare cancer since September 2014 more

Mar 22, 2016 11:17 AM News

Former mayor's Twitter account gets some 'tude more

Jan 6, 2016 12:01 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog


Jonathan Goldsbie

Sandro Lisi faces a charge of extortion concerning his alleged efforts to obtain it. more

Nov 17, 2015 9:39 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

Rob Ford's former chief of staff spent three years covering for him. Now he wants you to buy his book to find out how. more

Oct 27, 2015 9:12 PM News 5 Comments