Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’
 

 
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World Aids Day: A Day With(out) Art

Today, and for the week leading up to World AIDS Day, art shows, galleries, and artists partner with grassroots AIDS service organizations to help raise funds and awareness of the AIDS pandemic. Since 1981 AIDS has resulted in ...
by Sarah
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Reflections on a Movember to Remember

Reflections on a Movember to Remember

If there is one thing I’ve learned from Movember, it is that you do not question its legitimacy and purpose. Movember is not interested in educating anyone about the prostate or prostate cancer. Its sole purpose is the establ...
by Hector
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But Things Are Changing: AIDS Action Now! Launches Second Poster/Virus Campaign

AIDS Action Now! launched their second Poster/Virus Campaign at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto last night with an after party at Cold Tea in Kensington Market, featuring DJ’s Like the Wolf and Mama Knows. The Poster/Vi...
by Ian
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What if Mr. Cosmo & Ms. Maxim Went on a Date?

In 2011 Cosmopolitan sold more than 3 million issues in the US alone. Sure, Cosmo talks fashion, self-presentation and blablabla but we all know that after we’re done with the way we look, we flip right to dating advice and s...
by Sarah
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Apparition of the Wild: Jamie Ross Exhibits at SKOL in Montreal

An exciting new exhibit in Montreal opens this week, breaking new ground for queer artists and exploring in experimental ways how homosocial lives are lived on lands older than time. On Friday November 30th, SKOL will be hostin...
by Ian
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Music Video Vendredi – Mother Mother’s “The Sticks”

Happy Friday Music Lovers! I had very solid intentions of posting this last week as these guys were playing the Corona on Wednesday, but instead I’ll post it in homage to the show I was too sick to attend. (Sad days.) MM ...
by Mel
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Does Reading About Middle East Politics Just Make You Crave Falafel?

Well then you’re not alone. And I’m not trying to be irreverent here, I’m serious. I love Middle Eastern food and when the word “Syria” or “Israel” appears in the news, sometimes I just...
by Melanie
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Top Five Film Picks at IMAGE+NATION XXV

Montreal’s Image+Nation International Film Festival is celebrating its 25th anniversary  this year and officially opens tonight with an invite only launch and after-party. All films will be presented at Cinéma du Parc ...
by Ian
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How To Survive Poverty: A Student’s Pocketbook

Ugg season is on its way and with it comes my battle to yet again face the reality that I’m a broke-ass student. It’s not that I don’t work hard, I’m in full time university and work two jobs to pay my w...
by Sarah
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Jim Hubbard in Montreal for Public Lecture and Documentary Premiere of United in Anger

On November 22nd Jim Hubbard – a New York City-based filmmaker and ACT UP member – will be presenting a public lecture at Concordia University in conjunction with the premiere screening of his documentary film, Unit...
by Caitlin
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It Get’s Gayer! Huge Gay Wins In The Gayest U.S. Election Ever

As I was struggling to stay awake early Wednesday morning, I was moved by the euphoric crowd of supporters on the blue-hued stage in Chicago and the eloquent and masterfully punctuated speech of the newly re-elected POTUS: R...
by Saturn
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Alt Life Baking: Gluten-Free Double Chocolate Black Bean Brownies for Katie

Last weekend my best friend Katie came down to Montreal for a short visit. It was the first time in the three years that I’ve lived in Montreal that she came down alone without her girlfriend (who I love). I got her all to my...
by Caitlin
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