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LGBT webpage. Commentary Aug 18
Insurgent leadership campaigns are relatively common in Canada and the United States.
Living Jul 24
Born in Alert Bay and a member of the Heiltsuk First Nation, she's the second Indigenous person to rise to this position.
LGBT+ Jun 24
Jinny Sims says that supporting LGBT inclusion is not only the moral thing to do, it also makes good economic sense for Surrey.
Arts Features Apr 20
She hopes that by depicting great female figures in this ancient and monumental art form, they will be accorded the same level of respect as their male counterparts.
Arts Features Mar 23
Soon, one of the former UBC student’s photographic works will be visible to the masses in her hometown
Living Mar 6
Check out some articles about Canadian women who are having an impact.
Book Features Mar 4
The Stories We Tell director confronts traumatic and horrifying experiences in her new book.
Movie Features Mar 2
Sometimes, the subjects of documentaries grow and evolve during the filming process. And that can lead to astonishing revelations.
Sports Feb 17
The captain scored twice, including the winner, making this her third Olympic golden goal of career.
Straight Talk Jan 21
It came in connection with the arrest of a suspect who had earlier entered a women's centre with a meat cleaver.
Arts Notes Dec 25
She once described herself as "an overweight, gay, Native lawyer", but to her many fans, she was so much more than that.
Arts Notes Dec 22
Science journalist Alanna Mitchell's play, Sea Sick, emerged from her bestselling book of the same name.