While 2016 was generally not a great year for politics, the environment and the many celebrities who passed away, the year was undoubtedly a pretty decent year for music.
Frank Ocean emerged after a four-year hiatus with Blonde, Beyoncé shook … Read the rest
By Isobel Chiang, November 1 2016 —
A 10-year-old indigenous girl from Deschambault Lake, Saskatchewan committed suicide last week.
In October alone, four indigenous girls in Saskatchewan — all between the ages of 10 and 14 — took their lives.… Read the rest
By Isobel Chiang, October 11 2016 —
Cornell University recently passed a referendum to provide free tampons and pads in both women and men’s campus bathrooms.
Kudos to Cornell for subsidizing the cost of feminine hygiene products. It’s about time … Read the rest
By Isobel Chiang, October 4 2016 —
From Oct. 7–16, avid readers and writers will gather for Wordfest, a 10-day festival that unites Calgarians with over 100 authors from around the world.
According to festival director Shelley Youngblut, Wordfest’s mission … Read the rest