Published October 6, 2016
Next week we’ll take a break from printing a paper, and we’re moving the weekly Uniter party over to uniter.ca for an online-only issue.
Manitobans currently spend between $300 and $500 million on marijuana annually, and that number is growing. Your across-the-hall neighbour or pizza guy with his baggy of shake may contribute to that total, but recreational marijuana is only a small piece of the puzzle.
It’s a classic punk rock story. Start a band, learn to play your instruments. In that order. For local punk outfit WHIP, it was the way to go, according to vocalist Ferro Bonham and guitarist Steve Krysko.
Art at the park // Scholarship for children’s media // Three Ring Circus // Supported by urban arts // Feedback for the CRTC // Reel Pride
The men in matching suits release a new album
Dance is an art form some say almost anyone can appreciate, although it may take time to discover that.
Despite its silly reputation, masturbation is an important part of sexual health.
Services available for pets, and the rhetoric around them, have been changing in Winnipeg in recent years.
Stay home to get away from it all
A Dog’s Life (Chienne de vie)
Unlocking the Cage
Drinking is one of the oh-so creative tactics we humans have found to escape, to numb out, to access another space for a little while. So without drinking, what happens?
Mental Illness Awareness Week // Steps towards safety // No minimum wage bump // Dr. Amie Wolf for Weweni // Bikes and beans // State of the University
October is sustainability month, and one way to celebrate is with the second annual 20x20 Sustainability Night event.
The migration habits of Canada Geese within Manitoba are changing, and whether that’s a good or bad thing depends on who you ask.
The youth-led initiative Aboriginal Youth Opportunities (AYO!) focuses on community economic development, exploring Indigenous youth identity and building family in the neighbourhood of Winnipeg’s North End, or what AYO! calls “The Village.”
Fluent English-speaking volunteers help international students at the University of Winnipeg integrate into their new environments simply by becoming their friends.
It’s easy to avoid conversations about sexual assault, and Canadian institutions have been fairly successful in doing just that. Sexual assault is a rampant issue across post-secondary institutions in North America. It doesn’t just happen at large American colleges, despite Canadian post-secondary institutional rhetoric.
The City of Winnipeg will take proactive steps to prepare for self-driving vehicles, but there are many reasons to question how great this technology really is.
Dr. Lloyd Kornelsen’s first career was carpentry, which he practiced for a decade after high school. This year, he returned to that practice, built a sauna at the lake and found some interesting parallels between physical and intellectual labour.
Paul Hewak explains how to survive love.
“My style is relaxed.”