But now, those same triggers are mobilizing the uprising. Over the past week, social media users have stepped up to tell their stories in response to the Trump administration’s travel ban, which prohibits citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. This column is part of CBC’s Opinion section. For more information about this section, please […]

If you want to go, go. “My Twitter feed has gone insane. public appearances as a form of protest against U.S. Canadian thriller writer Linwood Barclay is known for keeping readers in suspense. But he also noted that the administration’s “outrages” are becoming a daily occurrence. President Obama weighs-in, says he is ‘heartened’ by actions opposing […]

(Adam Carter/CBC) © The Canadian Press, 2017 (Eduardo Lima/THE CANADIAN PRESS) The artists were in good company, with five of 13 fans’ choice nominees hailing from Nova Scotia. The 2017 East Coast Music Awards show will take place on April 27 in Saint John. The ECMAs are a five-day celebration of music showcasing more than […]

Oprah Winfrey has been named a “special contributor” to CBS News’ 60 Minutes. He also called the high-profile broadcaster, producer, actress, philanthropist and media mogul “a remarkable and talented woman with a level of integrity that sets her apart and makes her a perfect fit for 60 Minutes.” There is only one @Oprah. Excited that […]

Corrine Koslo has been cast as the voice of Emma Leroy in the upcoming animated version of Corner Gas. The 13-episode, half-hour series will debut on The Comedy Network during the 2017-18 season. The cast reunited for Corner Gas: The Movie in 2014. © The Canadian Press, 2017 Corner Gas was the No. Koslo grew up in […]

The late John Hurt appeared as an alternative Doctor Who in a single episode. Favourites include actor Ben Whishaw, left, and actor-filmmaker Richard Ayoade. Prior to Capaldi, the previous ‘official’ Doctors were played by (from left) William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, Christopher Eccleston, David […]

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences says the Building a Mystery songstress will be this year’s inductee into the space celebrating some of the country’s most influential musicians. They all live in a hard drive now. CP: Thinking of Lilith Fair, you’ve always been a supportive voice for women in music. Have you felt […]

The 32-year-old was attacked Jan. She never regained consciousness and died a few days later at the hospital. 30, 1976, as she returned to her home in the Hermosa Beach, Calif., neighbourhood, was sexually assaulted and strangled with her pantyhose. As investigators began to hone in on him as a possible suspect last year, they […]

Part of what makes La La Land so enticing is how it pokes fun at the business while functioning as a cheeky love letter to Hollywood’s past. The film about following your passion performed well at the Golden Globes and earned an impressive 14 Oscar nominations, tying record holders Titanic and All About Eve. Henson, […]

(TBS) Bee said it wasn’t her intention to damage the real White House Correspondents Dinner, which distributed $118,500 US in scholarships and grants to needy students this year. They wondered what form the White House Correspondents Dinner would take with the arrival of a new administration that says the media is the opposition. “We’re just […]

The Rochester-based photography and film pioneer began making movie film in 1896. Competitor Fujifilm stopped its production in 2013. Kodak says some of Hollywood is still hanging on to film, pointing to 29 Academy Award nominations for movies captured on its 35 mm and 16 mm Motion Picture Film stock as proof of its success. […]