Sam Riches

Sam Riches is a Toronto-based writer and editor. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, and the Los Angeles Review of Books.

Sam Riches' articles

Published On: August 05, 2020
The Spit is a slice of wilderness in Canada’s most populous city. Will it be able to withstand the forces of climate change and development?
Published On: November 19, 2019
Outside of Toronto Raptors fandom, the sport has historically failed to thrive here — but a new league could be changing the game for basketball in this country.
Published On: July 11, 2019
Fred Thomas played baseball in the Cleveland Indians farm system and football with the Toronto Argonauts. He was also one of Canada’s greatest basketball stars. But racism kept his story on the sidelines.  
Published On: October 15, 2015
Nutrition North improvements are part of both the Liberal and NDP campaigns, but the program is flawed at its core. Advocates call for a nationwide food security strategy instead.