Posts by Team Shameless

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    Humber student video features Shameless launch party

    March 18th, 2013     by Team Shameless     Comments

    TV and broadcast students featured Shameless’ most recent launch party at the Academy of the Impossible in a video assignment. Check out their piece below! (Transcript below the jump.) 00:00 (Super Lion Plays) 00:05 Narrator Victoria Quiroz: The night started off strong when Toronto’s Superlion hit the stage in their first performance. Blending the styles of pop-punk, indie, and dance, their infectious and fun sound set the tone for the evening. The venue for the night was the Academy of … READ MORE

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    LAUNCH PARTY! Sunday, Feb 10, Toronto

    February 5th, 2013     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless’ new winter issue has been published, and we’re holding a party to celebrate! The launch party will feature bands and a DJ, so come listen to some great music and then dance the night away! We’ll also be having great food from Urban Herbivore! Sunday, February 10 5pm The Academy of the Impossible 231 Wallace Ave Toronto, Ontario M6H 1V5 This venue is accessible $5 cover at the door (includes a free copy of the new issue!) This event is ALL-AGES! Featuring performances by: Superlion Labour … READ MORE

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    Join the Hall of Shameless, Get a Free Book!

    February 1st, 2013     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Team Shameless has been hard at work lately, producing the Get Schooled! Issue, a timeline of Idle No More events and recommended reading, and tons of original blog content. We’re in the middle of putting together an amazing justice-themed issue. Shameless is 100% volunteer run, which means that every penny we raise goes toward printing and distributing our magazine. We are working toward paying our contributors and staff and making Shameless sustainable for years to come. You … READ MORE

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    Shameless is looking for: Publisher, Fundraising

    January 29th, 2013     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless is looking for a Publisher, Fundraising. Are you devoted to grassroots publishing? Do you have a commitment to anti-oppression and inclusive feminist politics? Do you have some time to volunteer and a vision to make Shameless financially sustainable? Then we need you! We are looking for a smart, sassy, shameless person to take on this position. The Publisher, Fundraising will work with the Publisher, Operations, to ensure that the business side of Shameless is running … READ MORE

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    Idle No More: A Timeline of Events and Recommended Reading

    January 9th, 2013     by Team Shameless     Comments

    From the editors: This piece is a collaboration, with thanks to Christine McFarlane, deb singh, and YOU! In the next section of this post is a timeline of major events in the Idle No More movement. This crowd-sourced timeline is just getting started and needs your contributions. Please click here to go to the open Google Document and add your photos, links, videos and pieces of information. Check back often as more information is added! The … READ MORE

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    Tis the season for Shameless holiday deals!

    December 11th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    For the entire month of December, each new or renewed 2-year subscription ($25 or $35 for US Subscribers) gets you an absolutely free 1-year gift subscription!! Buy one for someone you love and practice some self-love and renew your own subscription now. When you buy a 2-year subscription online, we will email you asking for the name and address for the gift subscription. For the ultimate gift that keeps on giving, sign up for the Hall … READ MORE

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    Shameless silent auction: Thursday, October 25

    October 22nd, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless magazine is smart, sassy media. Since 2004, we’ve operated as non-profit, volunteer-run feminist magazine for teens and trans youth and, with your help, we’d like to keep going. It’s our pleasure to invite you to the first ever Shameless silent auction on Thursday October 25th, 6:30-9:00pm. Tickets are $15 adv, $20 at the door. (Tickets: shamelessauction.eventbrite.ca) Buy early and save that extra $5 for the incredible items on the auction block, such as: * A two-week … READ MORE

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    Save the date: Shameless magazine presents our first silent auction!

    October 4th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless magazine presents our first silent auction! Come and check out all the incredible items on display and help fund independent feminist media! When: October 25, 2012, 6:30 - 9:00pm Where: ING Direct Cafe (221 Yonge St.). Accessible space. Tickets will be $15 adv. or $20 at the door. Tickets available here: http://shamelessauction.eventbrite.ca/ Unique wares and creative services! You won’t want to miss this! Raffle prizes for Nightwood theatre tickets! Music! Food! Cheap drinks! This event wouldn’t be possible without the support of … READ MORE

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    Come visit Shameless at Word on the Street Toronto!

    September 20th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    It’s the Word on the Street Festival! Sunday, September 23, from 11am-6pm, at Queen’s Park in Toronto You won’t want to miss us at the Shameless booth (MM7, in the Magazine Mews). Here are a few reasons why: Back issue sale! All back issues are $1 ONLY at WOTS. Tote bag sale! Tote bags are an amazing $8 ONLY at WOTS. Meet your favourite editors and members of the Shameless team! Plus: keep an eye on our twitter feed (@ShamelessMag) for … READ MORE

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    I-don’t-wanna-go-back-to-school party!

    August 27th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Come help us celebrate the brand new issue of Shameless and back-to-school season with a rocking launch at Academy of The Impossible. FEATURING: Toronto Street Writers Scorpio Rising Bands from Girls Rock Camp Toronto: Questionable Methods, City Sailors and ADULT DI$COUNT Sunday, Sept. 9 Academy of the Impossible (231 Wallace Avenue, Toronto). 4-7 p.m. ALL AGES Cover: $5, includes a copy of the new issue Wheelchair accessible location Raffle prizes! RSVP on Facebook. … READ MORE

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    Shameless sale continues!

    July 24th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    We are still selling issues of Shameless for only $4 (shipping included!), so get yours while supplies last! Ordering online is quick and easy. Our collection of back issues feature a trove of timeless articles on an incredible range of topics. You can read about feminist community radio, check out a mixtape from Sook Yin Lee, and learn how to silkscreen in our debut issue. You can read profiles of Margaret Cho, dub poet d’bi.young, or gender … READ MORE

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    Become an editor at Shameless!

    July 14th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    UPDATE: deadline extended to Thursday, July 19 for applicants identifying as members of historically marginalized groups. Apply now! Shameless magazine, Canada’s independent, feminist voice for young women and trans youth, is hiring a front-of-book editor. Are you devoted to grassroots publishing? Do you have a commitment to anti-oppression and inclusive feminist politics? Do you have some time to volunteer and a vision for Shameless? Then we need you. We are looking for a smart, sassy, shameless person … READ MORE

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    Planned Parenthood Toronto Needs Assessment Survey

    June 7th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Planned Parenthood Toronto is a fully accredited community health centre which provides primary and sexual health care services to youth between the ages of 13 and 29, and support to women throughout their reproductive years. PPT also offers health promotion programming, education, training, and research to improve the health and well-being of Toronto’s diverse communities. We are currently doing a needs assessment to help us better understand and meet the sexual and reproductive health needs of … READ MORE

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    Conference: The Arab Spring: Implications and Opportunities For Canada

    June 7th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Since 1932, the Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs has been a major player in Canada’s civic discourse about public affairs nationally. The Institute offers itself up as a “civil place to disagree.” This dynamic element brings all kinds of different people together from across Canada to participate in exchanging ideas on the issues that matter to us most. The goal? To bring understanding, awareness, and knowledge of domestic and international issues to an open and … READ MORE

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    SUPER SHAMELESS SALE! Get back issues for just a few bucks!

    May 25th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Miss an issue of Shameless? Want to read through our back issue collection? Buy gifts for your friends/local library/school? Order back issues for cheap: $4 CAN/$5 US – includes shipping! Shameless has been publishing since 2004. Have you been around since the beginning? Wish you had been? Now’s your chance! Don’t miss such amazing issues as: Winter 2010 Rock ‘n’ Riot: What happens when pop becomes political Also in this issue: Be happy with Maylee Todd, dive for your dinner, … READ MORE

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    Clean Out Your Closet! Swap With Shameless!

    May 14th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless clothing swap! Saturday, May 26, 2012 1:00pm until 4:00pm Toronto Free Gallery 1277 Bloor Street West Bring a bag of clothes, take a bag of clothes (BYO tote bag). Clothes should be clean and in fair condition. All sizes and styles welcomed. We suggest you dress in layers (leggings are great!) as private changing areas will be limited. Venue is wheelchair accessible. $5 entry or $10 with a copy of the NEW issue! Can’t wait to swap with you! … READ MORE

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    Ladies Rhythm and Movement Club: Follow-up interview

    May 2nd, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Earlier this spring, The Ladies Rhythm and Movement Club (The LRMC), a knowledge bartering collective based in Toronto, wrote a web feature with tips for starting your own radical peer education group. We had more questions for The LRMC, but also wanted to continue the conversation on what it means to operate on an inclusive feminist mandate. How do we ensure that safe, inclusive spaces exist and that mainstream power structures aren’t perpetuated? What does … READ MORE

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    Shameless gets digital

    April 9th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Shameless is continuing its movement far and wide - into more digital and social spaces. Did you know you can subscribe to a digital edition of Shameless for the iPhone/iPad? You can! Details here. Android app in the works! Did you know you can subscribe to our podcasts on iTunes? You certainly can! Check it out. Did you know we’re on Facebook? Twitter? Tumblr? Those handy icons to the right of your screen can help you connect with … READ MORE

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    A few more days left to get a free book from Shameless!

    February 26th, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    There are only a few more days left in February, which means only a few more days to get a free copy of She’s Shameless: Women Write About Growing Up, Rocking Out And Fighting Back! If you join the Hall of Shameless in February, we will send you a copy of the book. The Hall of Shameless is the awesome team of people helping to make Shameless sustainable for years to come! For a small monthly donation, … READ MORE

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    Join the Hall of Shameless, Get a Free Book!

    January 31st, 2012     by Team Shameless     Comments

    Have you been loving what we’re doing at Shameless lately? The labour issue, our brand new book club podcast series, our heated discussion of The Marilyn Meme? Did you know that Shameless is 100% volunteer run? That every penny we raise goes toward printing and distributing our magazine? Then you should join the Hall of Shameless, the team of people helping to make Shameless sustainable for years to come! For a small monthly donation (even $5 will … READ MORE

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