Robyn Maynard, Black feminist writer, activist, educator and author of Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present, will be speaking as part of the Uniter Speaker Series on Nov. 22.
The Winnipeg film industry has been growing in recent years. In 2016, the film industry in Manitoba brought in $127 million in production, and Carole Vivier, CEO of Manitoba Film and Music says this year is anticipated to exceed $150 million.
Ashley Burdett spends her days as a hairstylist and her nights as a stand-up comedian.
Winnipeg has a long and complex history with policing. Many inner-city neighbourhoods and marginalized groups experience issues with safety but have had, at times, a strained relationship with the Winnipeg Police Service (WPS).
The past 15 years have been transformative for Winnipeg’s Exchange District.
Sometimes community is built through a combination of habit, routine and convenience. Returning to the same place over and over again, and seeing the same familiar faces, can help people develop a sense of belonging.
Sometimes, shattering the glass ceiling can leave an entrepreneur under a microscope.
The moviegoing experience has been a part of Winnipeg culture since the 19th century. More than just a leisure activity, how and where Winnipeggers see movies can be a barometer for gauging local cultural and economic trends.
Winnipeg’s crypto-community covets a currency, and Bitcoin Teller Machines (BTMs) are popping up around the city.
Every place has a history. When people travel, they often make a point of visiting historic sites, getting to know the culture and the history of the place they are visiting.
Winnipeg may lag behind other urban centres in many measures of pet-friendliness, but some locals are taking steps to make this a more dog-friendly and dog-loving city.
Reducing barriers can allow more Manitobans to enjoy festival culture
Aug. 24 to 27 // Not your average block party
Aug. 18 to 20 // Slow down and join the village
Aug. 18 to 20 // Indie music and arts on the Roseau River
Aug. 17 to 20 // Bringing big names that are off the (pop) charts
Aug. 11 to 13 // Where honey meets chili
Aug. 6 to 19 // Building community, one pavilion at a time
July 26 to 30 // Moviegoing: An exciting summer activity
July 26 to 28 // Bringing dance to the outdoor stage