Bif Naked to take part in The Walrus Gala on January 20

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      Rocker and activist Bif Naked will speak as part of the online fundraising event, The Walrus Gala, on January 20.

      Other Canadian artists taking part in the event will be celebrated author Margaret Atwood, rapper-broadcaster Shad, comedian Ali Hassan, and political commentator David Frum.

      Proceeds will support The Walrus, a general-interest magazine which publishes long-form journalism on Canadian and international affairs, along with fiction and poetry by Canadian writers.

      "Trust, facts, and optimism are essential in a time of crisis," reads the event info on the Walrus website. "Supporting The Walrus Gala will help sustain our ability to continue to provide researched, reliable, and inspiring journalism that helps Canadians find answers to critical questions and shapes a better Canada."

      The gala starts at 5 pm Pacific time and you can find tickets here.