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.

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...