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A guide to the best Canada Day 2018 events in Toronto. Recommendations on where to go and what to do on on July 1, including fireworks and events at Harbourfront, Mel Lastman Square, The Bentway Skate Trail, Toronto Islands and Ontario Place. more

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Now that Canada 150 is over, there's still unfinished constitutional business – and much musing – to attend to more

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Against the backdrop of Canada 150 celebrations, the calendar was full of monumental shifts and episodes straight out of science fiction, writes Drew Hayden Taylor more

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Sarah Fuller's Illuminations is the latest artwork to question the Canada 150 time frame more

Art

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Samuel Engelking

The gallery has appointed a curator of Indigenous art, but there is still a dearth of Indigenous voices in leadership roles at major institutions across Canada more

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Samuel Engelking

The spotlight is shining on a new group of music-makers, but the struggle is far from over more

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The gallery is asking the public to contribute to a continuously evolving Canada 150-timed installation that will gauge the country's social and political landscape more

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Five artists reflect on how their Art Gallery of Ontario exhibits reclaim a piece of Canada’s history for Indigenous, ­immigrant and racialized voices more

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What started as a nod to Canada’s hip-hop founders ended up being a free preview of next month’s OVO Fest – and Drake's surprise appearance was better than any fireworks display more

Concert reviews

Visible, young and often harassed by police, Native movements across North America are preserving Aboriginal culture and bringing social issues to the forefront like never before more

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Susan G. Enberg

Survivors of notorious St. Anne’s Indian Residential School fight their way through the courts and Canada’s legacy of 150 years of colonial rule more

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I always thought I was the perfect Canadian, born on the first of July, half Native and half settler. But I hope there’s less controversy on my 150th. more

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Doc anthology marking Canada 150 is uneven, but it’s worth it for Karen Chapman’s powerful Lessons Injustice more

Reviews

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Nina Beveridge

TVO documentary Little India: Village of Dreams looks at the gentrification of the Gerrard India Bazaar more

Movies & TV

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Feeling patriotic? Here’s where to go and what to do on July 1 more

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"When it comes to what happened in the residential schools, the 60s scoop, the colonization of our territories, it’s the responsibility of Canadian citizens to understand and not cover it up,” says Davyn Calfchild. more

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Samuel Engelking

"We’re trying to run a festival that feels like it includes everybody no matter what you do or what you think because it’s a celebration of sexual identity," says Pride Toronto's new executive director. more

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90th Parallel Productions

Documentary captures the ups and downs of a Filipino family’s first 150 days in Toronto more

Movies & TV

From the testimony of residential school students as told to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission more

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Senator Murray Sinclair, Dr. Dawn Lavell-Harvard and Phil Fontaine map out path to reconciliation on dark chapter in Canada's history more

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