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RCMP spied on famed literary scholar Northrop Frye

Newly released files show Mounties included U of T prof among New Left targets, amassed hundreds of thousands of files during the Cold War.

This weekend's hottest events

We're  loving this weekend's upcoming events. So many opportunities to see a unique side of Vancouver. We've got the chance to peruse through a musical forest, explore ...

Get soaked in a flash mob, dance at the festivals and witness a solar powered tricycle

If you weren't in Vancouver last weekend, you missed out. The Summer Live festival at Stanley Park was a huge success with great performances. Here's my personal favourite Dan Mangan singing his...

Indian Summer Fest, MEC Paddlefest, Van's 125th Birthday, and more events

Vancouver's birthday is coming up, and their birthday party looks amazing (See Dan Mangan for free). Be sure to check out the three day event in Stanley Park as well as the other festivals going on....

Excesses of the rich have a social cost for the rest of us

The wanna-have world created for hard-working citizens is damaging lives, professor says.

Book review: Feminism For Real

This year's must-read is Feminism for Real: Deconstructing the Academic Industrial Copy of Feminism, edited by Jessica Yee, founder of the Native Youth Sexual Health Network.

Vancouver's top Canada Day Weekend events

Another great week of summer events, and this week we have an extra day to take it all in. Yes! And if you missed the Mini Maker Faire, the do-it-yourself event where talented "makers" showed off...

Check out this weekend's top summer Vancouver events (June 23-26)

Summer is officially here and so are all the great outdoor events! All our old favourite events are back (Jazz festival, Greek Day, Piknic Électronik, Chinatown Night Market) in addition to some...

BeeVancity top Vancouver events | June 16-22

Alright, Vancouver, here are some great events to prove once again how great our city is. We reported on Bridge Mix 2011 last week, but if you have yet to check it out, it's on until the 25th and...