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Fear and Loathing in BC

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Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear. Except a creature be part coward it is not a compliment to say it is brave; it is merely a loose application of the word. Consider the flea! – incomparably the bravest of all the creatures of God, if ignorance of fear […]

The Two Me’s

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It’s not easy bein’ green It seems you blend in with so many other ordinary things And people tend to pass you over ’cause you’re not standing out Like flashy sparkles on the water or stars in the sky – It’s Not Easy Being Green, as sung by Kermit the Frog (youtube) If you’re young […]

Extreme Makeover: YIBC Edition

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Back with our new site! First up on the renovations list: The Abuse & Assault section. We outline our new plan for it, as well as some of the basic ideas behind it.

We’re not dead yet!

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Sorry, we were working on a new site… that’s not ready yet. But soon, I promise! This week: what we plan to improve, beyond just being prettier.

Pride 2011 Weekend

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If homosexuality is a disease, let’s all call in queer to work: “Hello. Can’t work today, still queer.” – Robin Tyler … Not that I’m phoning it in. But I thought it might be nice to outline some of the stuff still to come in this year’s Pride Week(end), specifically some of the youth-friendly events […]

Review: Cyberbully

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ABC’s movie, Cyberbully, tells the story of a young girl pushed to the brink by bullies over a popular social networking site. Some people thought it sucked, some people thought it was fantastic… we just want you to think about it.

Real Real Beauty

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Dove’s Campaign for Real Beauty showed us beautiful women didn’t have to look like models, but not everything about it is great. We try to seperate out the good that we want to keep from the usual bad.

Help from the strangest places

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We may think we’re all revolutionary with our swanky online chat, but here are two great examples of helping outside of the box: video games about dating violence, and a webcomic that takes on LGBTQ head-on.