The 2015 Elle Beaver List of Canadian Women of the Year
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The 2015 Elle Beaver List of Canadian Women of the Year

They are the Canadian women who inspired us to do better, aspire to greater things, reminded us of our humanity, our frailties and our failures.  They are women who made headlines, made us laugh, broke the Internet, broke our hearts and made us think.  Elle Beaver brings you its list of some of the women … Continue reading

A Taxonomy of Canadian Trolls in the wake of FHRITP & Hydro One
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A Taxonomy of Canadian Trolls in the wake of FHRITP & Hydro One

Canada’s first notable instance of a ”FHRTIP” episode has become an incendiary topic on social media and comments sections after one of the participants in the incident, Shawn Simoe, was fired from his job at Hydro One, Ontario’s primary energy supplier. Significantly, Hydro One is currently a public enterprise, which probably has a lot to … Continue reading

BravoFACT Declares 2015 “The Year of the Female Filmmaker” While Hollywood Still Falls Behind
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BravoFACT Declares 2015 “The Year of the Female Filmmaker” While Hollywood Still Falls Behind

Coming just a day after a pair of stories by the New York Times film critic Manohla Dargis about the challenges facing female filmmakers in Hollywood, BravoFACT, the largest funder of short films in Canada, announced their “Year of the Female Filmmaker.” The funding program for 2015 consists of a number of initiatives meant to … Continue reading