Nathan Adler, Bevann Fox and jaye simpson among winners for 2021 Indigenous Voices Awards

The annual awards, established in 2017, honour works by emerging Indigenous writers in Canada across nine categories in English, French and Indigenous languages.Nathan Adler (left), Bevann Fox (centre) and jaye simpson are among winners for the 2021 Indigenous Voices Awards. (Indigenous Voices Awards)Nathan Adler, Bevann Fox and jaye simpson are among the 2021 winners for the…

Festival hopes burst of colour opens eyes to graffiti's potential

Graffiti artists and local urban arts festival House of PainT believe current bylaws are dated and discriminatory, which prevents them from painting murals around Ottawa.Veronica Roy from House of PainT calls the City of Ottawa's official language around graffiti "stigmatizing and racist." (Kate Tenenhouse/CBC)Ottawa urban arts festival House of PainT has a big, bold plan to…

Indigenous students in school division where girl was shamed for ribbon skirt make inroads

The family of a 10-year-old Saskatchewan girl who inspired a movement of ribbon-skirt wearing says they've seen positive changes at the school where the incident that kicked off the campaign took place.Isabella Kulak of Saskatchewan became the centre of a movement after she was shamed at school for wearing a ribbon skirt, which has ties…

'Transformers: Rise of the Beasts': New movie villains Terrorcons to wreak havoc on Brooklyn

CLOSE Mark Wahlberg has stunned fans by showing off his dramatic physical transformation for a movie role on Instagram. Video Elephant"Transformers" is going into Beast Mode. Look out Brooklyn.On Tuesday, director Steven Caple Jr. and producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura shared major changes coming to the seventh installment of the mega-franchise during a virtual event Tuesday to mark…