Volume 77, Number 18
Published February 9, 2023
Healthcare gaslighting isn’t just greed - it’s violence
Another week, another abysmal event in Manitoba’s healthcare spiral.
Frozen streets paved with gold
Here in the dead of a frozen Canadian winter, the palm trees of Hollywood can seem lightyears away.
Shelter from the cold
Surviving winter in Winnipeg is a death-defying experience.
Women talking about women talking
Do nothing, stay and fight, or leave?
Spirits, myths and memory in Black film
In curating Cinematheque’s latest film series, distribution coordinator Mahlet Cuff sought to answer the question: “where can Black folks turn to for knowledge about their history?”
Digging through cinema’s grave
Quietly, the loss of dead films haunts the world.
Plays at Cinematheque from Feb. 10 to 16
The old Ball & Chain// Trouble in Mind @ MTC// Feeling Lynchian// A reel good workshop// UW theatre troupe presents The Secret in the Wings// ‘Where street dance and classical music meet’
Learning from each other
When Jun Fujita and Mei Miyanishi first enrolled in the University of Winnipeg’s (U of W) English Language Program (ELP), it met exclusively online.
Local Black History Month events// WPS wants body cameras for officers// Chief Peguis statue at Legislature// Feds give $500K to feasibility study// Property-tax increase// Funding for newcomer integration programs
Workplace boundaries and microaggressions
Grace O’Farrell moved to Winnipeg at 18 years old.
Ecosexuality: I kiss the ground I walk upon
Performance artist and sexologist Annie Sprinkle and her partner, University of California art-department chair and professor Beth Stephens, are credited with popularizing what is recognized today as ecosexuality.
I struck out on my own
When I first moved out of my old place with roommates and into an apartment all by myself, my parents back in India were worried.
Why more people have become okay with grocery theft
In January, Global News reported that soaring grocery prices may have led to an increase in theft at Canadian grocery stores.
Fall/Winter Term courses - Final withdrawal date// Webinar Wednesdays// Reading Week// Career Chats on Instagram// Ask an Advisor on Instragram// Spring Term registration// Graduation Pow Wow