Siafu.ca - Tête-à-Tête http://www.siafu.ca/taxonomy/term/8/0 en Resonating Messages http://www.siafu.ca/story/74 <p><em>A native Montrealer from the West Island, Valerie Khayat has slowly but surely become a staple in Montreal’s spoken word and poetry scene, recently publishing her latest work,</em> The Road to Vesper. <em>On Oct. 13th, she is launching her official foray onto the Montreal music scene with the release of her album</em> Resonance in blue. <em>Siafu met up with 24-year-old Khayat at Café Shaika in NDG, where she has been carrying out an internship with the NDG community council.</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.siafu.ca/story/74">read more</a></p> Tête-à-Tête Thu, 27 Sep 2007 09:32:35 -0500 Tim McSorley 74 at http://www.siafu.ca Comme des vraies championnes http://www.siafu.ca/story/48 <p>Se retrouvant au cœur d’une controverse au sujet du port du voile et des accomodements raisonnables, sept jeunes filles musulmanes luttent pour préserver leur identité et le droit de pratiquer leur sport favori en compétition. Le 15 avril dernier, la Fédération québécoise de taekwando les a exclues de la compétition annuelle de la fédération parce qu’elles ont choisi de porter le hidjab (voile musulman).</p> <p><a href="http://www.siafu.ca/story/48">read more</a></p> Tête-à-Tête Tue, 26 Jun 2007 18:11:06 -0500 Chadi 48 at http://www.siafu.ca The Guerilla in the Room http://www.siafu.ca/story/17 <p>By: Brendan K. Edwards</p> <p>Paul Shore is the Canadian bureau chief for the Guerilla News Network (<a href="http://www.gnn.tv" title="www.gnn.tv">www.gnn.tv</a>). His films include IBM and the Holocaust and Aftermath: Exploring Unanswered Questions about 9/11. In late November 2006, Shore’s mini-series, “The Shadow Reports,” aired on CBC News at 6. He is currently working on a longer format version and is developing story ideas for The Real News, the flagship news program of a cutting-edge network called Independent World Televisionthat will launch this spring at <a href="http://www.therealnews.com" title="www.therealnews.com">www.therealnews.com</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.siafu.ca/story/17">read more</a></p> Tête-à-Tête Thu, 01 Mar 2007 11:13:47 -0600 Tim McSorley 17 at http://www.siafu.ca