Posts Tagged ‘Montreal’
 

 
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SHOW US YOUR FURRR FACE! WIN GOODIES FOR YOUR FURR FAMILY!

Homos like their furrr animals. It is a thing. Partially because they are a replacement for the genetic offspring we tend not to produce ourselves, and partially because we obsessively obsess over/share/create kitten memes. Mem...
by Erika
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Music Video Vendredi – The Osheaga 2012 Edition

Hello music lovers! If you had eyes, ears and a heartbeat this week, you were also blown away when Osheaga Festival released their 2012 lineup – it’s the best roster announced since Coachella – even putting (m...
by Mel
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Music Video Vendredi – Top 10 Videos for International Women’s Week

This week’s Music Video Vendredi includes more than just our regular 1 video. How could it not? For generations countless women have been leading in music and since we’re wrapping up International Women’s Week, I figured ...
 
 
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Some Thoughts On International Women’s Day (And A Film You Should See)

In last week’s Montreal Gazette, Janet Bagnall wrote that while women “should make up half of elected officials and not 20 per cent, earn 100 cents for every dollar earned by their male co-workers and not 77 cents, ...
by Erika
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03.15.12- GQB: SHAM’ROCK’ EDITION

GQB fête St. Patty’s Day! Joignez-vous a nous à l’un des pubs irlandais de Montréal le jeudi 15 mars pour commencer un week-end vraiment fou! Costumez-vous! (Nous aurons aussi quelques accoutrements fun pour vous...
by Team Gaily
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03.08.12 – Screening of Miss Representation @ Concordia

The Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Breast Cancer Action Montreal, FemmeToxic, Girls Action Foundation and the Department of Communication Studies present: The 8th Annual Lanie Melamed Memorial Event Refuse to be Toxified! …...
by Team Gaily
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Music Video Vendredi – Parlovr’s ‘Pen to the Paper’

Montreal trio Parlovr (pronounced “parlor”) is a self-coined “Sloppy Pop” band with a rough sound and a unique way of spreading their music. You can find these kids making videos in transit-way underpasses all while c...
 
 
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Je Me Souviens: 22 Years Ago I Walked To School And Was Afraid

My mom was crying in the living room with the TV on. I asked why she was crying. She told me, very honestly, that a man had gone into a school in Montreal (the city from which I write now) and hurt the women who went there. Tha...
by Ashleigh
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Official #Homovember Fundraiser At The Royal Phoenix

So here they are! For those of you asking where those #homovember photos went.. we’ve just posted them! As many of you know, the month of Movember is officially closing. But its more than just one month! It’s a movemen...
 
 
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Post-MO? Again? Alex Manley’s ‘No to Movember’ in the Link

The public backlash to Alex Manley’s “No to Movember” from The Link, Concordia University’s independent newspaper is reminiscent of the response to Paul Aguirre-Livingston’s “Dawn of a New Gay” in The GridTO  thi...
by Kyle
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Why I Hate Pink Ribbon Crap and Six Reasons Everyone Oughta Care

It is the final day of October. Over the last 31 days, you have likely been inundated by pink. October, around the world, is ubiquitously known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Just in case you weren’t already aware of b...
by Erika
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Alvaro Orozco and Lali Mohamed Among Featured Queer Artists at Ethnoculture Conference

Last May, while on his way to meet friends, Alvaro Orozco, a 25 year old undocumented queer artist was arrested and detained in Toronto, where he faced imminent deportation to Nicaragua. Alvaro had been living in Canada illega...
by Kate
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