Volume 77, Number 09
Published November 10, 2022
Living in the stone age
This week’s cover feature, by comments editor Paul Carruthers, looks at Winnipeg’s overdose and drug-toxicity crisis.
Blue spotlight on the drug-supply crisis
In Winnipeg’s inner city, and places like Tim Hortons, blue lights in public washrooms are becoming commonplace.
The Uniter Speaker Series presents Ryan Beardy
On Thursday, Nov. 10, local activist and mentor Ryan Beardy will be our featured speaker, discussing issues of colonization and Indigenous men.
Critipeg: Decision to Leave
Plays at Cinematheque Nov. 4 to 16
Naked and unafraid
For local artist Rey Fritsch, a persistent battle with insomnia has been a boon of sorts.
The North and its people in watercolour
This month, Oceans North, a conservation organization focused on Northern Canada and its watersheds, is taking a different approach to foster an appreciation for Canada’s natural landscape.
Shared Legacies exhibit// WCD presents Serpentine// Living loud// PLATFORM for a good cause// A play about garbage and longing// Mount Doom album-release show
Winnipeg breaks homicide record// Toy drive for Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre// The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Climate Action// Province increases police funding// Minister says no to safe-consumption sites// University presidents oppose performance-based funding
‘Asking for more’
EduCanada’s pre-departure guide for prospective international students describes Canada as “a progressive, warm and welcoming nation.”
Escaping holiday consumerism
ArtsJunktion is a creative space filled with shelves of paper scraps organized by colour, buttons ordered by size and piles of fabric scraps, reclaimed wood and old magazines.
Webinar Wednesdays// Exchange Opportunities// Career Chats on Instagram// Ask an Advisor// Winter 2023 In-Course Awards// Graduate or Professional Studies Bursary// Use the myVisit App
I don’t have friends
Reading week was rough. On the second lonely night, I waited for my sister to come home from the library.
Yeezus Christ, make it stop
Wake up, Mr. West. Please.
The invitation arrives misaddressed.