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q: The Podcast

CBC Radio's q is Canada's liveliest arts, culture and entertainment magazine. q covers pop culture and high arts alike, with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends. q brings you big names, big ideas, and those paving the way in Canada's cultural community. q is your cultural intervention!

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Dam betrays Trudeau's pledge to First Nations, say critics

Despite a promise to forge a new relationship with Indigenous peoples, the Trudeau government's support of the Site C dam is facing criticism. The dam is opposed by First Nation leaders, the Royal Society of Canada and Amnesty International.

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'Some relief': Taran Killam's SNL ax

Well-liked and versatile actor Taran Killam reflects on life after his six season run with Saturday Night Live.

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Toll of assisted deaths on doctors

What impact do assisted deaths take on the doctors involved? Dr. Jeff Blackmer says some doctors will struggle, and Canada needs a framework to support them.

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Conservation officer kills 9 bears in 'most difficult week'

A B.C. conservation officer says Revelstoke residents' carelessness with their food and trash led to the euthanization of nine bears there last week. Guest host Laura Lynch interviews Dan Bartol.

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Hannah Moscovitch's Bunny, Hamilton's Daveed Diggs, Madonna's ex backup dancers 08/29/2016

Hannah Moscovitch's Bunny lays female desire bare. Hamilton star Daveed Diggs on bringing rap to Broadway, and the power of words. Madonna's ex-backup dancers dare to speak their truth.

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Snowblink, q sports panel, SNL cast member Sasheer Zamata 08/26/2016

Snowblink explores love and loss in Returning Current. q sports panel on politics at the Olympics, Hope Solo, and bad stadiums names. SNL's Sasheer Zamata on sketch comedy and sketchy people

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q pop culture panel, ex-SNL cast member Taran Killam, dance icon Peggy Baker 08/24/2016

q pop culture panel on Nate Parker scandal, Lou Pearlman's death and Frank Ocean's new record. Actor Taran Killam admits some 'relief' after Saturday Night Live dismissal. Peggy Baker's q playlist: "Music is dance that you can't see."

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Anthology 'Syria Speaks', q debate re: algorithms, Comedian Bonnie McFarlane 08/23/2016

'Syria Speaks': How can reading a book make you a terror suspect? Be it resolved that algorithms are a helpful discovery tool. Maybe... Cold Lake-native Bonnie McFarl

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Comedian Aparna Nancherla, Writer Nadja Spiegelman, Silicon Valley's Dan Lyons 08/22/2016

Exorcising demons through comedy with Aparna Nancherla. Nadja Spiegelman navigates the fiction of mother-daughter relationships. Dan Lyons exposes the cruelty of st

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Fireworks: q salutes the Tragically Hip in song and story 08/19/2016

Musicians k-os, Sarah Harmer, Jim Creeggan, Zaki Ibrahim, Fresh Kils and Casey M play their spins, remixes and takes on beloved Tragically Hip songs. q panel dissects the Hip's past, present and future.

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Resurrecting the Arts Olympics, q sports panel, stranger's dirty looks 08/18/2016

The case for bringing back the Arts Olympics? q sports panel: who is the greatest Olympian at Rio 2016? Plus, photographer captures the dirty looks strangers give her.

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q pop culture panel, Jessy Lanza performs, Jack Garratt: one man music machine 08/17/2016

q pop culture panel on Baz Luhrman's The Get Down, and The Tragically Hip. Say oh, yes to Jessy Lanza's 'Oh No'. Meet Jack Garratt — the U.K.'s rising one-man musical machine.

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Dolly Parton, John Carlos's historic Black Power salute, Blood Orange 08/16/2016

It's Shad's last day! Country legend Dolly Parton shares 'Pure and Simple' ode to love. ​John Carlos reflects on his historic Black Power salute. Blood Orange extracts beautiful music from multilayered identity.

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Natalie Portman, runner Madeleine Pape, impersonator Mary Bridget Davies 08/15/2016

Natalie Portman's directorial debut, Madeleine Pape on gender verification in sports, Mary Bridget Davies on impersonating Janis Joplin and her connection to the late singer.

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Brendan Canning performs, naked dating in the U.K., q sports panel 08/12/2016

Broken Social Scene's Brendan Canning performs live from Home Wrecking Years. What Britain's new naked dating show really reveals. q sports panel on doping and athletes throwing shade.

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Peter Doig & the strange lawsuit, inside the secretive CAA, pianist Jean Michel Bais 08/11/2016

Why Peter Doig must go to court to prove a painting isn't his. Enter the CAA: Behind the scenes at Hollywood's most powerful talent agency. Best of q: Jean-Michel Blais bridges classical and indie music.

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q pop culture panel, how to spot fake food, The Americans 08/10/2016

Pop culture panel on Suicide Squad, Orlando's bare Bloom and pop culture protests. Larry Olmsted warns of widespread bait and switch in Real Food/Fake Food. The Americans' creators on the similarities between spies and spouses.

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Kyle Craft performs, Muslim Girl founder Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, Brazilian artist Vik Muniz, Maira Kalman's Beloved Dog 08/09/2016

Kyle Craft's debut record sounds like an old classic. Bpld and political 'Muslim Girl' website asks: can you hear us yet? Vik Muniz says Olympics will be 'damn jealous' of Paralympic ceremony. Beloved Dog author Maira Kalman says we should walk ourselves.

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Social justice comic Negin Farsad, sexual assault at music festivals, Savages perform 08/08/2016

Social justice comedian Negin Farsad on why she wants to make white people laugh. Why more security, alone, won't end sexual assault at music festivals. Best of q: Savages perform and share why they took a chance on love songs.

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Chloe Charles performs, actor Sarah Gadon, q sports panel, Sleeping Giant 08/05/2016

Chloe Charles performs from genre-defying album 'With Blindfolds On'. Sarah Gadon on Indignation and love between renegades. q sports panel on what to watch for in Rio 2016. Sleeping Giant director Andrew Cividino on the ruckus and adrenaline of boyhood.

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Seinfeldia, Arkells on Drake's dad, Richard Linklater on Everybody Wants Some 08/04/2016

Seinfeldia explores how "a show about nothing" changed everything. Arkells relive their night out with Drake's dad and more in Morning Report. Richard Linklater revisits the freedom, competition of his college years in Everybody Wants Some.

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q pop culture panel, Amy Schumer head writer Jessi Kline, Best of q: Rod Stewart

q pop culture panel on taking Trump seriously, Hollywood's white hero bias, and Channing Tatum's Splash news. Amy Schumer writer head writer Jessi Klein on re-writing womanhood. Best of q: Rod Stewart says 'forget fame. Do it because you love the music'

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Susan Faludi's trans parent, Danny McBride's Vice Principals, Ben Caplan performs 08/02/2014

Feminist writer Susan Faludi comes to grips with her traditional father's gender transition. Danny McBride's Vice Principals reveals teacher's lounge drama. East Coast singer Ben Caplan soars through q with 'Birds with Broken Wings'.

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Kate Coyne's celeb encounters, James Mullinger's comedy survival tips, Golden Girls puppet show, U.K. comic Gina Yashere 07/28/2016

Celebrity reporter Kate Coyne shares 3 memorable encounters. James Mullinger on surviving his crash landing into comedy. The Golden Girls are back ... as puppets! British-Nigerian stand up Gina Yashere takes a crack at the glass ceiling.

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pop culture panel, Billy Talent, U.K. comic Jimmy Carr 07/27/2016

Billy Talent soldiers on with Afraid of Heights. Comic-Con 2016 and the rise of female superheroes. Jimmy Carr revels in the offensive.

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Afghan Star judge and activist Aryana Sayeed, novelist Ben H. Winters, The Lumineers perform, Remembering Marni Nixon 07/26/2016

Aryana Sayeed on the fight for girls and women's rights in Afghanistan. Novelist Ben H. Winters's new thriller, Underground Airlines and a not-so-unbelievable alternate history. Remembering Marni Nixon. Why The Lumineers will never say 'we've made it.'

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U.K. comic Alan Carr, Ira Sachs's Little Men, U.K. rising star Låpsley 07/25/2016

Let's yap yap yap with chatty man Alan Carr. Ira Sachs's Little Men is an ode to romantic boy friendships. Lapsley to skeptical music execs: 'I did everything myself.'

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Viggo Mortensen, Bad Bad Not Good performs, stand up comic David Cross, q sports panel, flag bearer Rosie MacLennan 07/22/2016

Viggo Mortensen on Captain Fantastic. BADBADNOTGOOD evolve into four man musical force. Meet Canada's Olympic flag bearer Rosie MacLennan. David Cross also wants to make America great again. Why the Women's NBA fined players supporting Black Lives Matter.

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Allison Janney on Tallulah, Emma Cline on The Girls, poet/hacker Saul Williams 07/21/2016

Actress Allison Janney on Tallulah and motherhood under the microscope. Emma Cline's The Girls follows young women into a Manson-like cult. Poet Saul Williams on how to 'give your life' while you're alive.

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Pop culture panel, Theaster Gates's "negrobilia," comedian Carmen Esposito 07/20/2016

Donald Trump fuels RNC with his own star power. Theaster Gates: 'We will jack until freedom comes.' Raw comic Cameron Esposito shows us her vulnerable side.

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Howie Mandel on Committed, Yidlife Crisis, social critic Lewis Black, poet Rupi Kaur 07/19/2016

Lewis Black says even LSD trips didn't prepare him for Trump. Howie Mandel's Committed follows less 'successful' friend.Enter YidLife Crisis with two unlikely Jewish friends. 'Micropoet' Rupi Kaur nourishes readers with Milk and Honey.

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Comic Mike Ward, John Doe's memoir, violinist Lara St. John 07/18/2016

Mike Ward defends his right to offend. X-man John Doe gives L.A. punk its due in new memoir. Classical violinist Lara St. John performs from her new album, Shiksa. q news: Vancouver homeowner to Pokemon Go users: 'get a life'.

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Simon Pegg on Star Trek, q sports panel, Joe Berlinger's take on Tony Robbins 07/15/2016

Simon Pegg says Star Trek Beyond mirrors real issues. 5 recent q guests make Polaris shortlist. Basketball stars get political on ESPY Awards stage. How Tony Robbins won over docmaker Joe Berlinger.

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Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef, Tom Green wants you to do the Donald, City and Colour performs 07/14/2016

'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Bassem Youssef takes on America. q news: Why Ghostbusters won't be screening in China. Tom Green taunts Trump with 'Do The Donald' rap. City and Colour brings 'If I Should Go Before You' to studio.

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q pop culture panel, Closet Monster, Duran Duran 06/13/2016

q pop culture panel on altered O Canada, Jay Z's Spiritual and Disney's first latina princess. Closet Monster director and star on their startling, surreal coming-of-age story. Plus, Duran Duran says no to nostalgia with Paper Gods.

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Comic Hari Kondabolu, Mark Rothko reframed, R&B singer Andra Day, q news 07/12/2016

Hari Kondabolu on his political, "kill-joy" comedy. Andra Day's long journey to overnight success. Mark Rothko reframed through the eyes of his psychologist son. q news: What does Westboro Baptist Church want with Jigglypuff?

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Ivan Reitman on Ghostbusters, Lindy West on the joys of being 'Shrill', q news, composer Steve Reich 07/11/2016

Original Ghostbusters director on the reboot's backlash. Feminist writer Lindy West discusses her sharp new book of personal essays. q news: Pokemon Go is taking over the real world! Audio looping pioneer Steve Reich looks back on his legacy.

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East Coast rocker Adam Baldwin, the "Nobel Prize" of food, q sports panel, Ta-Nehisi Coates 07/08/2016

Adam Baldwin swings through studio q. Joshna Maharaj cooks up societal change. Olympic host Rio is somewhere between hell and hyperbole. Ta-Nehisi Coates on the physical and psychological fear that black Americans carry.

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Before you judge Michael Jackson, Spice Girls 'Wannabe' at 20, The Lone Gunmen

Tavis Smiley on his book Before You Judge Me: A portrait of Michael Jackson's final days. Spice Girls' 'Wannabe' and the group's impact 20 years later. Dead or alive, The Lone Gunmen return to The X-Files.

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q pop culture panel, Morgan Neville on Yo-Yo Ma, Emilie and Ogden 07/06/2016

Was Kendrick Lamar's White House gig an act of subversion? What can Yo-Yo Ma's global ensemble teach us about human harmony? Emilie & Ogden brings harp and harmony to studio q.

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Ben Makuch on VICELAND's Cyberwar, Creating a culture of safety in music venues, Remembering Abbas Kiarostami, Lisa Fischer, q news.

Cyberwar: the future belongs to those who can hack it. How music venues can create a culture of safety. Remembering Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami. Storied backup singer Lisa Fischer on claiming centre stage. q news: Joey Chestnut — greatest eater of a

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Iceland's big run, q news, OITNB's Samira Wiley, Kim Barker

Iceland stuns the world with its historic winning streak. Samira Wiley on the shocking twist for her character in Orange is the New Black. Kim Barker on being the inspiration for Tina Fey's lead role in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.

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Swiss Army Man, Insane Clown Posse, Padma Lakshmi's delicious memoir 06/30/2016

Swiss Army Man may be the weirdest buddy movie you'll ever see. Insane Clown Posse vs. The World. 'Outsider' Padma Lakshmi claims her place at the table.

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q pop culture panel, remembering fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, writer Todd Babiak 06/29/2016

The q pop culture panel tackles Kanye West's 'Famous' and Jesse Williams. Dan Shaw and Robin Givhan reflect on the legacy of Bill Cunningham. Crime fiction writer Todd Babiak on the real murder that changed everything.

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Black Gods of the Asphalt, Soul-jazz sensation Greg Porter, baseball legend Buck Martinez

Onaje Woodbine on basketball as 'lived religion'. How Gregory Porter went from the gridiron to the Grammys. Why Buck Martinez feels bad for today's baseball players.

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Comic Quincy Jones, Sir Tom Jones, Mary Louise Parker's memoir 06/27/2016

Terminally ill comic Quincy Jones ignores the clock. Best of q: Why Tom Jones stopped chasing chart-toppers. Why Weeds star Mary-Louise Parker wrote her memoir, Dear Mr. You, as a series of letters to men.

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SATE performs, Nicolas Winding Refn's The Neon Demon, WTF podcaster Marc Maron. comic Dawn Whitwell 06/24/2016

Marc Maron's massively successful year. Nicolas Winding Refn's The Neon Demon goes for the jugular. When Breath Becomes Air examines death with grace, courage. Dawn Whitwell on a watershed moment for women's comedy. SATE performs live!

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An odd doc about tickling, legendary Paul Simon, the perils of dude food. 06/23/2016

Tickled: How a quirky story about competitive tickling became a shocking doc. Music legend Paul Simon on Stranger to Stranger and the fate of humanity. Journalist David Sax warns 'Man Food' is killing men.

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Clement Virgo's Greenleaf, Julian Fellowes's Belgravia, Buffy Sainte-Marie's q playlist 06/21/2016

Canadian director Clement Virgo launches Greenleaf, Oprah's return to scripted TV . Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes breaks digital ground with app-novel Belgravia. q playlist: Buffy Sainte-Marie presents 4 songs she holds dear.

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Suited doc, Ali Wong's Baby Cobra, Tyler Kord's upsetting sandwiches 06/20/21016

HBO doc Suited explores the gender politics of a fashionable fit. Ali Wong doesn't plan to 'disappear' post-baby and Baby Cobra. Chef Tyler Kord explains what's so upsetting about sandwiches.

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Fresh Kils, Saxophonist Kamasi Washington, author Yaa Gyasi, q sports panel, Derek Seguin's dad jokes

Sax genius Kamasi Washington trusts you to understand complex jazz. Yaa Gyasi retraces slavery's foul legacy. q sports panel on pro sports response to Orlando. Fresh Kils proves he's a master of face-melting mash up. Rethink dad jokes with Derek Seguin.

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Mumford & Sons team up with Baaba Maal, sci-fi by robots, burlesque icon Tempest Storm 06/16/2016

Mumford & Sons swerve again in new EP with African collaborators, including Baaba Maal. Sunspring: check out the strange sci-fi movie that was written by a robot. Burlesque legend Tempest Storm bares her soul in new documentary.

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LGBT Orlando panel, Chantal Kreviazuk's loud side, Malcolm Gladwell's Revisionist History 06/15/2016

Orlando shooting: why it matters that a gay Latino night was targeted. Yes, Chantal Kreviazuk writes for Drake, Kendrick Lamar and Pitbull. Malcolm Gladwell's new podcast challenges history as we know it.

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Diane Guerrero, Baroness von Sketch Show, 'AspieComic' Michael McCreary, q news 06/14/2016

OITNB's Diane Guerrero on losing her family to deportation at 14. Baroness von Sketch Show is Kids in the Hall for the modern woman. Michael McCreary addresses Asperger's with comedy. q news: Border Security TV show cancelled over privacy concerns.

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Florida LGBT activist on Orlando, UnREAL's B.J. Britt, Shakina Nayfack's Manifest Pussy, visit the future with Chuck Klosterman 06/13/2016

Islamophobia not the answer post-Orlando, says LGBT activist. UnREAL star B.J. Britt on groundbreaking black bachelor role. Shakina Nayfack says Orlando adds urgency to subversive art. Can Chuck Klosterman help you think like you're from the future?

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Remembering Gordie Howe, Northcote performs, Fahad Albutairi, Alain de Botton, Eliza Skinner 06/10/2016

Remembering hockey legend Gordie Howe. Northcote's rootsy storytelling style live in studio. Fahad Albutairi on breaking comedic ground in the Middle East. Alain de Botton reveals what makes a relationship last. Eliza Skinner is a rap battling comedian.

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Raiders, Situation Rooms, song popularity metric, q news 06/09/2016

Raiders: The story behind the greatest fan film ever made. Situation Rooms puts you in the shoes of those affected by the arms trade. Folk-pop band Bombadil has a metric to determine a song's popularity. q news: Ed Sheeran accused of plagiarism.

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q pop culture panel, director Ezra Edelman, garden designer Juliet Sargeant 06/08/2016

Do we need press schmoozing with our political figures? Ezra Edelman on what you don't know about O.J. Simpson. Gardening as an art form? Juliet Sargeant makes the case.

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Hit Maker J.R. Rotem, Elstree 1976, The Evidence Room, Between Music's AquaSonic 06/07/2016

J.R. Rotem on breaking free from his classical and jazz roots. Elstree 1976 highlights bit players in Star Wars. Chilling exhibit The Evidence Room recreates a Nazi gas chamber. The world's first underwater band.

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Actor Maria Bamford, remembering Muhammad Ali, author Basma Abdel Aziz, playwright Lisa Codrington 06/06/2016

Maria Bamford mines her own mental illness for comedy. Remembering Muhammad Ali. Basma Abdel Aziz visualizes a dystopian Egypt in The Queue. Playwright Lisa Codrington reinterprets the Black Girl in Bernard Shaw's work.

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Hannah Georgas performs, Trump's friend in Hollywood, trans icon Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, q sports panel, Bahamas graduates 06/03/2016

Hannah Georgas' For Evelyn is a stunning ode to grandmother. Enter the secretive club for Hollywood conservatives. MAJOR! celebrates trans "mama" Miss Major Griffin-Gracy. q sports panel. Bahamas graduates from high school 20 years later.

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Tragically Hip fans vs. cold hard capitalism. Presenting Princess Shaw: A Cinderella story for the digital age. Fawzia Mirza writes richer stories about 'those people'.

Why cold hard capitalism is winning over Tragically Hip fans. Presenting Princess Shaw: A Cinderella story for the digital age. Fawzia Mirza writes richer stories about 'those people'.

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Ellen Page's latest film, q pop culture panel, Steven Hyden on music rivalries 06/01/2016

Ellen Page on Into the Forest's intimate apocalypse. Roots reboot: why we still need the slave narrative in 2016. Steven Hyden's new book and why pop music rivalries matter to you.

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