Wanderers take a knee for Black Lives Matter

Some things are more important than sports. Last week, in the middle of a Thursday afternoon game between Cavalry and Ottawa FC on a field in PEI, the referee blew a whistle. It was eight minutes and 46 seconds into the game, the same length of time a police officer kneeled on George Floyd’s neck—killing…

Climb aboard the Stage Mother ship

The feel-good film 2020 desperately needs explores true drag culture and queer identity. Big hair, big makeup, big attitudes: It became clear to screenwriter Brad Hennig one day, while perusing his social media, that the drag queens and church ladies on his friends list weren’t so different after all.… Source: Art and Culture

Government reveals details of public school COVID-19 outbreak plan

On Wednesday afternoon—less than a week before Nova Scotian K-12 students return to classrooms—chief medical officer of health Dr. Robert Strang and education minister Zach Churchill addressed the public about the back to school plan. Since the plan was first announced on August 14, concerns from the public have ranged from ventilation in classrooms to class…

Bria Miller's archive of art

Through a creative process that’s both like a diary and a public record, Miller captures what it’s like to be alive in 2020—one digital pen stroke at a time. If the aim of art is to hold a mirror to society, no one has polished a surface more reflective, streak-free and detail-catching than Halifax’s Bria…

The Haus of Rivers runs through it

The Halifax drag queens on a path to world domination share their top makeup tips. High-energy dancing, planned choreography, stunts and on point lip syncing are just a few things you can expect when you go to a Haus of Rivers drag show.… Source: Art and Culture