by JANET SMITH
SUMMER MARKETS AND craft fairs abound in Vancouver, but surprisingly, until now, there’s never been a regular one dedicated to aboriginal art. All that changes with Artists in the Atrium—Vancouver Moving Theatre’s new weekly event on the edge of the Downtown Eastside that allows artists to directly sell their own work while learning new skills along the way.
BY NAOMI LAKRITZ, THE PROVINCE
It was edifying to learn that colonialism was responsible for the death of five-year-old Phoenix Sinclair of Fisher River, Man. I always thought that her mother, Samantha Kematch, and Kematch's common-law husband, Karl McKay, were responsible. After all, they're the ones serving life sentences for her murder. They're the ones who chose to torture her to death.