Two hundred recommendations in a new report on Indigenous women in the Downtown Eastside need to be acted on urgently, according to co-author Harsha Walia.
Talking about sexual healing breaks a double taboo, according to Vancouver-based counsellor Lauren Shay. “We're both talking about sex and we're talking about abuse,” said Shay, who added that many people aren’t having either of these…
The BC Coroners Service is using new interactive software to identify remains from many of the 250 or more unknown burials at a local cemetery.
In the seventh episode of Voice Radio, managing web editor Darren Amner and social media editor Kathryn Tindale preview stories that will appear in the March 28 issue of The Voice.
Langara College's Indigenous name made its launch on a national sporting platform with its debut on the team's basketball uniforms.
Like other spiritual and religious practices, ancestral healing can be a controversial subject for some, with critics often viewing it as a scam designed to prey on vulnerable people.
Langara’s inclusion of its Musqueam name, snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓, in staff emails and campus posters is the first step to setting up an environment where reconciliation can happen, said Rick Ouellet, Langara’s director of Aboriginal education and…
According to recent statistics, only 17 per cent of film and television directors in Canada are women. Only four per cent when it comes to films with budgets over $1 million. The National Film Board of Canada aims to change that, and have…
As show season approaches, preparations are in full-swing at Southlands Riding Club.
The cigarette butts outside of Langara College could have serious consequences on local urban wildlife, according to an environmental and pollution expert.