Georgia Straight

An evening with Joe Sacco

Joe Sacco's comics are entirely unique in the field. No one else writes and draws international political reportage in a comic book format.

Canada’s gay and lesbian newspaper: poor job in representing L's in its name

On October 18, Xtra! Magazine, the publication that bills itself as Canada’s gay and lesbian newspaper, published its 500th issue, and with it a timeline of gay and lesbian history in Vancouver since...

Acoustic Roots Part 2: The Door of Perception

No matter what the reality, it is only the perception of what kind of scene we have that makes a difference in our live music life.

Valentine's Day: savvy babe wants eco hunk

I was putting on my jacket and whacked you in the process. You're totally cute.

Media Democracy Days: the future of journalism

Corporate concentration and a confusing online outlook can make for grim times, panelists said. But they also encouraged optimism and engagement.

Breathing B.C. wildfires

What it's like to breath the wildfires, where to find them, and a few more reasons to appreciate everything we have...

Digital media students want to raise your carbon consciousness

Carbon Chaos is a fun and free iPhone game designed to raise environmental awareness.

TEDxOilSpill Vancouver Meetup: inspiring local and global transformation

Vancouver's first TEDxOilSpill Meetup group, held Monday, July 12th, brought together a group of seven people, most of us strangers, but all of us passionate and frustrated by the Deep Water Horizon

W2 Culture + Media House Holds Conference on Olympics and Social Media

Exciting, inspiring, and educational conference on the Olympics and Social media. The keynote speech by Andy Miah provided a very informing presentation on the historical growth of the Olympics from a