June 28, 2017Vivek Shraya and Arsenal Pulp Press launch imprint for young writers of colourArtist and writer Vivek Shraya is partnering with Arsenal Pulp Press to offer a deep mentorship and publication to a writer of Indigenous background or a person of colour who is living in Canada.
Anti-RacismArts & CultureLGBTIQ"I wrote my first song when I was 13," recalls writer and musician Vivek Shraya in an interview with rabble.ca. "Yet, I don't think it ever crossed my mind that arts was a career I could pursue." The 36-year-old remembers growing up in Edmonton to parents who migrated from India -- the arts were not […]
EconomyNDPPolitics in CanadaCanadians have been poorly governed for too long. The country is ready for some serious change. The challenge for the five NDP leadership candidates is to spell out what needs to be changed, and inspire confidence that it can be done. It may be hard to believe, but there have been few major improvements to Canada since the Pearson […]
Calling themselves Sunrise Movement, the group — most are under the age of 30 — plan to recruit and train a nonviolent volunteer army to shake up the 2018 midterm elections and make 2020 the first presidential election about climate change.