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Interview with Julia Serano, author of 'Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive' | Nov 23 2014 | The F Word | Carissa Ropponen interviews Julia Serano, author of "Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive."
Celebrating Audre Lorde: Interviews with Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Dagmar Shultz | Nov 22 2014 | The F Word | Pragya Esh speaks with Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Dagmar Shultz about the impact of Audre Lorde's work today, their own work, and the politics of representation.
Photo: Meghan Murphy
Left in Love: Roz and Sam cross political lines with creativity | Nov 21 2014 | Left in Love | Sam and Roz share their passion for creative expression and the arts in this month's Left in Love -- but will this kindle a radical spark? Find out on our latest lefty date!
Photo: flickr/Steven Depolo
Feel Good Friday roundup: Whoopee! edition | Nov 21 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | It's Friday. I'm excited for a weekend full of Harry Potter. But, here's a few things that have been making the rabble staff laugh throughout the week!
Canada's complicated relationship with pro-choice politics | Nov 20 2014 | Michelle Reid | Access to abortion is a right in Canada. While we do have an active anti-abortion minority in Canada, pro-choice people are also guilty of silencing women's choices at times. Why?
Photo by Cisco StreetLenz
L.A.-based MC and artist Asa Lianess on love vs. sex and being real in hip-hop | Nov 20 2014 | Andrew Sayo, Charlene Sayo, Eirene Cloma | The Los Angeles-based poet, singer, MC and henna artist shares her thoughts about love and sex in hip-hop, spirituality, sisterhood and going global.
Kinder Morgan solves 'Not In My Backyard' problem by taking backyard | Nov 20 2014 | Scott Vrooman | Scott Vrooman is back with another hilarious video on #KMface, angry butt faces and the delegitimization of protest itself.
Beit Zatoun: From Palestine to important multi-movement infrastructure in Toronto | Nov 19 2014 | Scott Neigh | Robert Massoud talks about Toronto grassroots space and cultural centre Beit Zatoun.
Photo: Phil Norton/flickr
Have artists become their own patrons in Quebec? | Nov 19 2014 | Francis Fortier | It's hard to know exactly how much is being invested, in both time and money, into the audiovisual sector by artists themselves. A conservative estimate would be between $10 and $13 million a year.
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Ella Cooper talks about her new film 'Black Men Loving' | Nov 18 2014 | Face2Face | Listen in as Ella talks about her new film Black Men Loving and how she uses the arts to build community.
Book launch: Red Skin, White Masks | Nov 18 2014 | Redeye Collective | Glen Coulthard's book is for the generation of First Nations activists who want to change things entirely. Coulthard tackles current Indigenous-settler relations in Canada, drawing on Marx and Fanon.
The 'opportunity' to work for free | Nov 18 2014 | Scott Vrooman | Working for free is an "opportunity" in the same way that a dumpster behind a Taco Bell is an all-you-can-eat buffet.

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