Volume 73, Number 18
Published February 14, 2019
More power to you
“Do you even lift, bro?”
It’s the time
It’s been a busy time for students in the cold, cold days of winter.
Whose House? Barbara’s House!
Barbara Bruce introduces herself in Cree. Her name is Kitchi Pinesiw Piminaw (Flies High Thunderbird), and she is from the Ma’iingan-doodem (Wolf Clan).
CRITIPEG: Local Sky Tonight
Last week, the latest collaborative effort from local performance art heavy-hitters Lorri Millan and Shawna Dempsey, Local Sky Tonight, was presented at the Gas Station Art Centre.
Write Ur Own Rom/Com // How I Learned to Drive // All You Can Eat Perogies! // Winnipeg Tattoo Show // Boss Babe Pyjama Party
Did you see that movie?
Major film releases featuring Black characters and stories are few and far between. When these films do make it to theatres – such as 2018 films Sorry to Bother You and BlacKkKlansman – they often are only in select cinemas for short runs.
“Sanctioned arty violence”
Tucked away in the hip neighbourhood of West Broadway behind beloved local eatery The Tallest Poppy, The Sherbrook Inn isn’t really a place where you would expect live wrestling to be a hit.
Learning through tasting
Winnipeg’s Black History Month (BHM) celebrations are going in a tasty new direction.
Can’t buy me love
Valentine’s Day has long been the day for couples to show their affection for each other and singles to renounce love forever.
Celebrating African fashion in the ‘peg
Winnipeg’s large and diverse African diaspora community includes fashion designers, makeup artists and models, such as designer Ali Opemipo for Aplus African Fashion.
Intimacy beyond sex
A lot of talk around sex positivity foregrounds sexuality as inherently a good thing – something to not be ashamed of and even as a way to enact self-love and community-building.
Oil, Equities and the Zero Lower Bound // Drop The Mic #9 // Métis Student Celebration // Mental Health First Aid training sessions // I Love to Read Month // UWinnipeg open house
Mental health matters because…
The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) has launched a campaign called #StudentsLetsAct to urge the Canadian government to create positive change for those struggling with mental illness.
Midterm tests and practical exams are often associated with stress, but with the right study habits and self-care practices, students can make it out alright.
Jeff + Trevor
A comic by Eric Hetherington.
A puzzle series by Justin Ladia