Queer movie fest brings the party to schools

Scott Ferguson and Diana Khong stand in front of a plant.

Inside Out Film Festival is ready to bring its youth involvement to the next level, starting with a new free matinee for high school students. The award-winning documentary, No Look Pass, will play at the TIFF Bell Lightbox on May 25. No Look Pass tells the story of Emily “Etay” Tay, an athlete and first-generation … Continue reading

Occupy Saturday: Not the faces you’d expect.

The slowly building movement is gaining strength. On Saturday, about 3000 people filled the streets, marching past the Market Exchange and back into the park. It’s been a particularly surprising mix of people new to activism and lefty veterans. The usual descriptions of “anarchist hippies” aren’t really fitting the people who’ve hit the streets. That’s … Continue reading