The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


As the founder of the Famous 5 Foundation, Frances Wright has always been an avid feminist. It was those same feminist values that also inspired her to start CC4MS, an organization dedicated to providing treatment for men who have experienced childhood sexual abuse.

“Since my early twenties, I have been an addict; I’ve been an ardent, passionate, determined feminist,” said Wright.

Millennials have a bad reputation amongst other generations — they have been stereotyped as entitled, technologically dependent, job hoppers, and much more. Two millennials examine and explain these stereotypes deciphering the real meaning behind them and why they matter.

University life seems so exciting in the movies. From unpacking your brand new bed sheets to cooking your first meal alone, the possibilities seem endless. 

Whenever one culture imposes its definition of family on another, nothing good follows, says Peter Choate, a social work professor at Mount Royal University.

“I don't think we have a single example anywhere in the world where one culture-defining family for another culture has worked,” says Choate.

Take the Blackfoot language, for example, where there is no literal translation for certain family members that exist in western cultures.