Archive for the government arts Tag

The Conservatives Taketh Away, and the Conservatives Giveth

After the Conservative government made $44.8-million cuts to the arts last year, they have slowly been re-injecting money into other cultural programs. We can see their standpoint – that they need to get value from their money, and that they cut programs that weren’t working as well and support those that do – but we’re curious what you think. We
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Oh Dear…A Cultural Nickname?

This just in: An email from Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty and Aileen Carroll, Ontario Minister of Culture announcing their brand new initiative: NOTE: VoCA has made a (very rare) mistake. We were so appalled by the possibility, that we neglected to notice that although the email we received appeared to have been sent by the Ontario government, it was in
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