Jacob Scheier

Adaptation of John Green novel about high school love and obsession is understated and quietly moving more

Jul 24, 2015 3:48 PM Reviews

Can calling me a crazy kike now be considered within the bounds of social norms? Wouldn’t that be the patriotic thing to do? more

Nov 11, 2016 10:12 AM News

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Jacob Scheier

Mainstream media have been trying for months to unpack the psyche of Trump supporters – nearly every person I spoke with was on the one hand very friendly, and on the other really damn racist. more

Jul 24, 2016 10:46 PM News


Ben Spurr

For some victims of violence, social media is becoming the place to find community justice outside the courts more

Dec 3, 2014 6:00 PM News

Learning that men I've shared the same stage with and chatted with at readings have acted in abusive ways toward women is difficult to hear more

Nov 2, 2014 8:28 AM News


Zach Ruiter

Prominent figures support the movement, but is boycotting Israel really the key to ending the crisis in Gaza? more

Aug 7, 2014 12:00 AM News

The attitudes Elliot Rodger expressed about women are extreme, but his sense of male entitlement to women's bodies is not just something he got from pick-up artists' websites more

Jul 10, 2014 12:00 AM News


Kathryn Gaitens

Nothing will change if we don't respond to allegations of abuse made by the vulnerable against the powerful more

Feb 10, 2014 11:13 AM News

I could almost hear my Marxist Jewish grandfather's ghostly whisper: “Hey, mashugana, what the fuck are you doing? more

Dec 19, 2013 12:00 AM News

Drinking coffee and chatting about the last thing most of us want to talk about more

Aug 29, 2013 12:00 AM News


Jacob Scheier

I wouldn't mind construction taking twice as long if bike lanes could remain usable more

Aug 15, 2013 12:00 AM News

Everything is very likeable in my life – on Facebook more

Mar 14, 2013 12:00 AM News


R. Jeanette Martin

Playing cat and mouse with cops all F1 weekend turns out to be a giant bore more

Jun 14, 2012 12:00 AM News

The casseroles present an alternative to the pepper-spraying police more

Jun 11, 2012 12:09 AM News

Stretching the fight for access to education across Canada more

Jun 6, 2012 12:39 AM News

Cars, bikes get the same tickets more

Sep 1, 2011 12:00 AM News

Bards box it out with poetry more

Apr 1, 2011 12:14 AM Art & Books

Literati feed media scandal machine more

Nov 18, 2010 12:00 AM News

Controversy around the Gillers is for the media, not the writers more

Nov 17, 2010 12:13 AM Art & Books


Jacob Scheier

Jon Stewart's Rally To Restore Sanity played it safe in the midst of political illogic more

Nov 4, 2010 12:00 AM News