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BAC's "Illusionists" -- magic unrealism
A pop star as a diva, a French hit transferred to New York...
"Full Light" at end of long, dark tunnel
Counting violence against women
RBG’s early triumphs; a gem of a Canadian movie and old and...
Your numerology cycles for 2019
Christian Bale becomes Cheney, a James Baldwin novel gets...
Aquaman, just big that's all, Mary Poppins, charming...
Your numerology cycles December 16–31
Roma, one of the year’s best, animated Spider-Man, also a...
Campaigners keep up fight to get women's issues onto election agenda
Thirty-one years after women's issues were last debated in an election, problems of gender violence and unequal pay refuse to go away.
Sep 9th, 2015
UPDATE: Lesley Gore, who died today at 68, remembered in 2012 video with Sia and Lena Dunham
Lesley Gore passed away today at the age of 68. Her 1964 hit “You Don’t Own Me,” inspired a generation.
Oct 21st, 2014
Canadian Women's Foundation fights poverty, violence against women, and 'sexual slavery'
Women in Canada are taking the lead in making change, says the Canadian Women's Foundation – from ending 'sexual slavery' to addressing poverty and relationship violence – but not without controversy.
David P. Ball
Mar 8th, 2012
Murdered victims painted in "The Forgotten" need respect
The way I speak is through my paint brush… How was I going to tell the truth if I painted every single one of those women who went missing and many murdered in a pretty light? …Why now do some people...
Feb 8th, 2011
When an outsider paints the DTES missing women
Last night I spoke at a National Conference at SFU talking about 'The Forgotten” Project. There was so much hostility in the room by a group of women from the DTES [Downtown Eastside]…These women...
Feb 8th, 2011
Councillor Ellen Woodsworth: women hold up half the sky
COPE city councillor Ellen Woodsworth was jumping up and down last week, she was so excited that the women's advisory committee, conceived to address gender inequities, had gotten through. Seventy-...
Linda Solomon Wood
Feb 16th, 2009