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Canadian-American, singer, songwriter and composer Rufus Wainwright discusses his latest offering "Unfollow the Rules."
a statue head lies on the ground from the article What we lose by tearing down Sir John A.’s statue
Protestors want to bring awareness to their calls for social justice. Is destroying a statue of Canada’s first prime minister the best way to do that?
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What's at stake with so many film and TV productions shut down across the province?
two basketball teams on the court after a game from the article What the live arts can learn from the NBA bubble
OPINION: With the future of live performance uncertain, artists and arts organizations should look to how basketball is played during a pandemic.

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Published On: September 03, 2020
TVO.org speaks with journalist Kelly Boutsalis about being Indigenous in journalism and the responsibility that comes with telling stories from your own community.
Published On: September 03, 2020
TVO.org speaks with professor Carmen Robertson about representations of Indigenous people in media — and how news stories have helped shape Canadian identity.
Published On: September 03, 2020
TVO.org speaks with Megan Fowler of Journalists for Human Rights about what institutions can do to create environments where Indigenous journalists can thrive.
Published On: September 03, 2020
OPINION: Media needs spaces where we, as Indigenous people, can tell our stories — without having to explain ourselves, soothe discomfort, or feel like troublemakers.
Published On: Published On: September 01, 2020
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Published On: Published On: August 31, 2020
Julie Lalonde discusses her book, "Resilience is Futile: The Life and Death and Life of Julie S. Lalonde."
Published On: August 29, 2020
Kirkland Lake’s Northern Thunder drag race was postponed due to the pandemic — but contestants recently got the chance to burn rubber.
Published On: August 26, 2020
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Published On: August 25, 2020
Last year, North Bay hosted 15 productions that brought in $46 million to the local economy. This year, COVID-19 has created new challenges on set — and halted many shoots altogether.
Published On: Published On: August 24, 2020
An update on Ontario bylaws on backyard chickens at a time when people are looking to grow their own food.
Published On: August 18, 2020
A forest fire displaced a small Ontario community — so nearby towns gave fleeing residents a place to go.
Published On: August 17, 2020
How many of us do our best work in our mid-seventies? That was only part of what made journalist Richard Gwyn extraordinary.
Published On: August 08, 2020
When the pandemic closed indoor theatres on March 17, drive-ins seemed like a ready-made alternative — and across the province, Ontarians are watching movies under the stars.
Published On: August 05, 2020
The Spit is a slice of wilderness in Canada’s most populous city. Will it be able to withstand the forces of climate change and development?
Published On: August 05, 2020
This compilation aims to raise not only funds for the movement — but also awareness of house music’s Black origins.
Published On: August 03, 2020
During COVID-19, these local musicians are putting their vans to good use — and helping out clients of Breakaway Addiction Services.
Published On: July 29, 2020
OPINION: Grim conditions and fatality rates reveal the devastating mistake Ontario has made in allowing homes to be treated as financial assets for investor gain.
Published On: July 27, 2020
The lead pastor with Lorne Park Baptist Church in Mississauga was terminated last week. The reason? She came out as a transgender woman.