The past few years have seen an explosion of diversity in the film industry—films featuring diverse creators, stories, and cultures. These stories aren’t only being created in Hong Kong, Korea, or Hollywood; there are numerous talented creators from the Asian diaspora producing films right here in Manitoba. The FascinAsian FilmContinue Reading

Help yourself or those you love in hope and recovery from mood disorders. http://www.mooddisordersmanitoba.ca/services/ Peer Support: 204-560-1461 Toll-Free:  1-800-263-1460 Hours of Operation: 9-9, Monday to Friday The conversation around mental health and illness is more important than ever. In research conducted by the Canadian mental Health Association (CMHA), 1 in 5 Canadians experiencesContinue Reading

The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) represents Indigenous women, girls, and the gender diverse, including First Nations, Inuit and Métis. For many years, there’s been a lot of pain within the Indigenous community, murdered and missing Indigenous women, girls and two-spirit, unclean drinking water, and the fight to protectContinue Reading

Folk is a culture’s stories and traditions, preserving its heritage and history. Folktoria, held in Centennial Square in downtown Victoria brings together the area’s numerous communities to celebrate diversity, culture, and unification. “For me, it’s the stories and history I grew up with to understand my culture,” says Sonia Grewal,Continue Reading

In celebration of Jamaica’s 60th year of Independence and an opportunity to encourage movement and health as spring approaches, the Jamaican High Commission in Canada is collaborating with Winnipeg organization Pegcity Steppers for a week-long fitness and wellness event. Established in the heights of winter after seeing a need inContinue Reading

Listening to music can be a transcendent experience. Feeling the flow of the melody, the swells of a crescendo, a full orchestra, or a solo instrumental music tells a story. Latin music can personify that living musical essence, and the band Trio Bembe came together to highlight Latin music fromContinue Reading