Plus a reluctant travel writer’s haunting essays, the religion of Peanuts, Ian Rankin’s best mystery yet, and a rollicking history of comedy in AmericaBy MICHAEL BARCLAY, BRIAN BETHUNE, MICHAEL TAUBE, PATRICIA TREBLE, JAIME J. WEINMAN9 min
In reading “This is Alan’s dad” (International, Nov. 9), the phrase “man’s inhumanity to man” came to me again. As a person who was “a desperate father trying to get his family to safety,” Abdullah Kurdi is grieving three times over, at the same time so many others are attempting to use him for their own purposes.
The story you want is part of the Maclean’s Archives. To access it, log in here or sign up for your free 30-day trial.
Experience anything and everything Maclean's has ever published — over 3,500 issues and 150,000 articles, images and advertisements — since 1905. Browse on your own, or explore our curated collections and timely recommendations.WATCH THIS VIDEO for highlights of everything the Maclean's Archives has to offer.