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Hxouse aims to eliminate barriers for young Toronto creatives hoping to break into music, fashion and design more


Documentary on famed makeup artist seldom rises above formulaic territory more



Samuel Engelking

As Google-affiliated Sidewalk Labs proposes building a high-tech neighbourhood on the waterfront, citizens should demand ownership of data collected in public spaces more


Entrepreneur Tamar Huggins wants to reverse Durham's brain drain and lay down a foundation for a Black future in tech more


The Rachel Divide unpacks the “transracial” woman's delusional white saviour complex more


Janelle Monae's Pynk video raises the question: in the age of pussy hats and "pussy grabs back," why is the media avoiding the p-word when it comes to Monáe? more


The best 2018 earth day events in Toronto will guide you on what to do, where to go and who to learn from on April 22. From a panel discussion on the circular economy to a lecture by Jane Goodall, these events will raise your environmental awareness. more



Samira Hafezi

Amai Kuda et Les Bois' new album AfroSoul Volume III: Re’ has just dropped, and the local artist/activist and her collaborators bartered, cooked and taught to fund it. Read how, in her words. more




Peel police spend $9 million a year on its school resource officer (SRO) program, which puts armed police in schools, but community activists argue the program should end and the money better spent on mental health initiatives more


A massive exhibition devoted to Toronto's hip-hop scene is underway at McMichael Canadian Art Collection more

Art & Design


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From the chicken sweater to Dan's death in the season 9 ending, the first episode of Roseanne Barr's revived ABC sitcom is full of sly references to the show's 90s heyday more

Interviews & Features


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NOW critics pick their most-anticipated new and returning spring series, including Bill Hader's Barry, The Last OG starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish, the Roseanne revival and the latest seasons of Archer, Westworld and The Handmaid's Tale more

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As the Roxanne Shante movie Roxanne Roxanne lands on Netflix, Canadian rapper Michie Mee talks about the pioneering New York emcee's importance in hip-hop history more

Interviews & Features

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The second season of Donald Glover's comedy-drama doesn’t seem all that interested in what society might think of it more


Discover the residents who made up The Ward, attend a potluck in Regent Park and trace the history of the city's Latinx LGBTQ community more

Art & Design

The Toronto Foundation's Vital Signs report, the first to look at city issues through an equity lens, calls for a radical shift in how we sees ourselves if we're to tackle declining quality of life more



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Indie publisher BookThug's temporary name change to Book*Hug contains a valuable lesson for cities and cultural institution more


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Because the diaspora is wider than Wakanda more

Movies & TV

Public art reflects a year of political upheaval with work that comments on increasing urbanization, renewable energy and women's rights more

Art & Design

The quarterly publication will cover the Caribbean country's art, style and culture from a millennial point of view more