Are kids sweating over the tax credit?

Vancouver parents said the children’s fitness tax credit needs improvement if the government wants more children to engage in physical activity. The federal government introduced the children’s fitness tax credit in 2007 to help facilitate…

Bromance at men’s yoga class

When YoGuy Men’s Yoga founder and instructor Stacey Reeves started his men’s only yoga program in 2011, he had two things in mind: getting more guys to feel comfortable in a sport dominated by women and helping men to meet others in their…

Battle against demolitions

In her battle against residential demolition in Vancouver, Caroline Adderson has gathered more than 3,000 supporters over the last three years. Adderson founded Vancouver Vanishes, a Facebook group focused on preventing demolition of…

Locals support Venezuela

Despite the rain, protesters from Stand Up Venezuela gathered outside TELUS Science World on March 2 in solidarity with those facing turmoil in Venezuela. Standing up for human rights and justice Stand Up Venezuela is a Vancouver-based…

Film festival outrage

Langara found itself tangled in a sensitive debate last week when it was criticized for supporting the social-justice themed Just Film Festival. Jewish Students’ Association spokesman Ben Edelstein sent a letter to campus administration…