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The Fight for Fair Labour Standards at Brock

Throughout the past year, the Fight for $15 & Fairness – Niagara chapter has been working with students, professors, and campus groups to demand/ask/advocate Brock University to establish policies and procedures that ensure a minimal standard of $15 minimum wage for all workers.

Nevermind the Cannibal Girls: Nomadic Cinema on the NAC Terrace

The Nomadic Cinema on the TCO Rooftop Terrace at Niagara Artist Centre is a way to both nourish yourself and support them during these COVID days. NAC will be screening an eclectic selection of films, with food and fun on the menu.

A Eulogy for Rodman Hall

Rodman Hall Art Centre closed with the COVID pandemic, but is likely to never re open. This is more so a culmination of Brock University’s ‘demolition through neglect’ than anything caused by COVID. Some final thoughts on the saga of this soon to be lost site of culture and history in Niagara.

Technology Takes Centre Stage Keeping Communities Connected

As a weary planet is dragged through yet another month of deadly COVID-19 and resulting far-reaching restrictions, Niagara’s sexual- and gender-diverse community is coping as best it can to keep the rainbow shining.

Community Wealth and the Post-COVID Economy

If we play our cards right we might not only recover from this pandemic, but come back stronger than we were before.

Five Audiobooks to Get You Through Self-Isolation

Here are a few offerings that are great for when you’re driving, walking, working out, cooking…or while you’re stuck in self-isolation.

Rodman Hall: a survey and warning

The City of St. Catharines assembled a Rodman Hall Task Force this past year: an online survey about RHAC can be filled out, until this Monday, April 13, 2020. I offer some reasons why this is important, that are both current and looking back over the past few years.

Instant Niagara: an intimate landscape held in your hand

Kate Gottli (@instant_niagara) is an artist who captures scenes and sites of Niagara in an accessible, but also considered manner. I offer a response to some of her work in this latest artist feature

We’ve Got Each Other

We’ve Got Each Other is a not to be missed one man all-singing, all-dancing Bon Jovi musical spectacular.

The Breakfast Sandwich: A Most Convenient Indulgence

If you’re going to eat it, you have to really want to. This is why breakfast has the greatest hurdle to overcome;.