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Coordinators of the local rally appear to have deleted an online discussion surrounding the inclusion of Black and trans bodies at the protest.
She played a monumental role in the development of Canadian theatre.
Over 15,000 people gathered at Jack Poole Plaza to champion the rights of marginalized groups and to denounce Donald Trump's hateful rhetoric and agenda.
The message from the demonstrations is to promote human rights and oppose hate in all forms.
Lorelei Williams is one of Canada’s hardest-working advocates for missing and murdered indigenous women and girls.
With its combination of candour and irreverence, the British show is intended to reach young audiences without condescending to them
As the Joan Rivers of her generation, her lack of restraint isn't everyone's cup of tea.
Writer-director Mike Mills takes a playful pass at the gender roles we’re still negotiating more than 35 years after the frankly autobiographical stuff recalled here.
While several businesses have been closing down, there have been some acts of financial generosity in the city as well.
Next month, women will take to the stage at the Cultch, where female-centric theatre, dance, and other events will be presented as part of Femme February.
As Chicago-based artist found out, good things come to those who are persistent.
The coasters are part of a larger anti-harassment campaign that aims to make nightlife venues safer for women and those who identify as LGBT.