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Feel Good Friday roundup: Are ya hip? edition | Jul 25 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | It's Friday. It's time to feel good. We've got what you need: mozzarella sticks, movie references, protest wins and new podcasts.
Photo: Miriam Katawazi
Decolonizing Together walking tour actively engages in healing and reconciliation | Jul 25 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | The Indigenous Walking Tour took place Wednesday July 23 with the purpose of assisting with healing and reconciliation by providing a resource for Indigenous people and non-Indigenous people.
Feminist comedy | Jul 24 2014 | The F Word | Nicole and Ellie explore the ways comedy can be used to highlight social injustices rather than perpetuate the status quo.
Canada went to war. But why? | Jul 24 2014 | Stephen Dale | What kind of values really drove a generation of young people to sign up in huge numbers for one of the bloodiest episodes in human history? Stephen Dale examines this question in 'Noble Illusions.'
'Your history is standing straight up': Survivors' Totem Pole to be raised in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside | Jul 22 2014 | Michael Stewart | The Sacred Circle Society will erect a "Survivors' Totem Pole" in an as-yet unannounced site somewhere in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside to celebrate the many victims of Canada's colonial violence.
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Apartners film delves into trend of committed couples living apart | Jul 22 2014 | June Chua | The film Apart♡ners takes a peek at the lives of people who are in committed relationships, including married couples, who choose to live apart.
Writing abortion: Putting reproductive choice in print and on screen | Jul 21 2014 | Jesse McLaren | Last month saw the release of two important artistic projects that visualize reproductive choice: the American movie Obvious Child, and the Canadian book One Kind Word.
In Gaza, we're doing fine (a poem) | Jul 21 2014 | Ehab Lotayef | A poem by Gaza's Ark Steering Committee member, Montreal poet, Ehab Lotayef.
The importance of theatre education | Jul 20 2014 | Holly Adams | Theatre education is critical to the development of happier, healthy, successful students. Here's why.
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Feel Good Friday roundup: Women, amiright?! edition | Jul 18 2014 | Kaitlin McNabb | WOMEN. All we're doing is getting abortion clinics funded, being awesome at basketball, becoming superheroes and stopping antiquated sex-ed. We're a fearsome bunch.
Video: Don't Get My Valley Up! A rap from Stone Fence Theatre's new musical | Jul 18 2014 | Chantal Elie-Sernoskie, Ish Theilheimer | Stone Fence Theatre, the Ottawa Valley musical theatre company known mainly for its history- and heritage-related material, has surprised itself, releasing a rap video online.
Photo: Meghan Murphy
Left in Love: Angus and Maddy put their heads together to stop Harper | Jul 18 2014 | Left in Love | How will Angus and Maddy express their opposition to Harper? Get the scoop as we join our next couple on their search for progressive love, in this month's Left in Love column.

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