Celebrating Arab Canadian Heritage

Celebrating Arab Canadian Heritage

Dynamic and colourful, Rana Abdulla’s productions are a sumptuous feast for the eyes and the ears.

Residential School Genocide and Reconciliation Memorial Day Act

Residential School Genocide and Reconciliation Memorial Day Act

Now that the Truth and Reconciliation Report has been issued, the idea is proposed to set aside one day a year to remember the painful legacy of the Indian Residential School system.

March 14, 2015: Winnipeggers marched down Main Street after rallying at City Hall to protest Bill C-51 (The Anti-Terrorism Act), introduced by the federal Conservative government  on January 30, 2015. Photo: Paul S. Graham

Winnipeggers rally against Bill C-51

City protesters voice concern about the government’s anti-terrorism bill and its impact on Canadian civil liberties.

Map of Proposed Energy East Pipeline route. Source: National Energy Board

Local coalition challenges NEB to look at climate impacts of proposed Energy East Pipeline

Opponents say proposed pipeline will encourage further development of Alberta tar sands and potentially unleash uncontrolled climate change.

Bridging the divide

Bridging the divide

‘Dancing Tragedies and Dreams’ connects Western and Arabic worlds; amplifies the cry of Palestinians for peace, human rights and social justice.

Pimicikamak Cree Nation: Why we've taken back Jenpeg

Pimicikamak Cree Nation: Why we’ve taken back Jenpeg

After a week-long occupation of the Jenpeg Generating Station, representatives of the Pimicikamak Cree of Cross Lake brought their protest to Winnipeg.

Poverty, inequality get attention in civic election

Poverty, inequality get attention in civic election

Two recent mayoral debates focused on poverty and inequality. Watch both debates in their entirety here.