Béyoncé

Why Celebrity Activists Matter

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.11.2016 | Canada Living
Joshua Ostroff

From the moment Beyoncé walked off the Super Bowl stage, halftime show sticking out of her back pocket after broadcasting black power imagery and black pride lyrics to an audience of 112 million people, the backlash began. From boycotts to criticism from senators and pundits alike, the goal here is to intimidate the pop star into silence because she holds power. But here's the thing; celebrity activists matter. Being an artist does not mean that you cannot speak out about injustice, but critics push that agenda because having a following for your art does mean that people might actually listen when you do.

Toronto City Councillor Walks Back Controversial Beyonce Remarks

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Politics

"If someone wore bullets and supported (a radical group) here, they would not be welcomed in the United States."

Beyonce's 'Take His A-- To Red Lobster' Line Sends Sales Booming

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Business

Beyonce takes her men to Red Lobster, but only if the sex is good, apparently.

If You Are Trashing Coldplay's Halftime Show, You Missed The Point

Amy Gibson | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Living
Amy Gibson

Instead of being applauded and acknowledged for a great performance, Coldplay, and particularly lead singer Chris Martin instead were the butt of many jokes and memes. Social media feeds were overflowing with snark this morning. Many were mocking Chris Martin for being sidelined during the Super Bowl halftime show.

Beyonce Paid Tribute To Black Panthers At Super Bowl 50

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Style

Berets and black leather made for an unmistakable homage.

Beyoncé Pays Tribute To Michael Jackson At Super Bowl

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada Style

Long live the king (and queen) of pop.

For The 1st Time, Facebook Reveals List Of What Users Really Like

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada Business

"This is the closest we’ve come to a complete, ranked list of every interest on Facebook."

Twitter's Torn On Beyonce And Coldplay's Controversial Collab

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Living

Viewers can't seem to make up their minds if this is a celebration of Indian culture, or a mess of tired stereotypes.

WATCH: CrossFit Athlete Dances To Beyonce Before Lifting 264 Lbs.

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Living

Because real men dance to Beyoncé.

Beyonce Is Returning To The Super Bowl Halftime Show

CP | Mesfin Fekadu, The Associated Press | Posted 01.07.2016 | Canada Living

OMG.

Beyoncé's Stylist Is About To Change The Selfie Game Forever

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.04.2016 | Canada Style

Say goodbye to filters.

Beyonce's Christmas Tree Outfit Sleighs All Holiday Outfits

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 12.16.2015 | Canada Style

O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, how richly Bey has decked thee!

Beyonce And Topshop Are Teaming Up, This Is Not A Drill

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 11.27.2015 | Canada Style

They're creating shoes, clothes and accessories that you can rock from the gym and the dance studio to the street and the dance floor.

Beyoncé, Jay Z And Blue Ivy Had The Best Family Costume This Halloween

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Style

This is one chic family.

The Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes Of 2015!

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Style

These celebs pulled out all the tricks this Halloween.

Beyonce Tells Assistant To 'Stop It' On The Red Carpet Like The Boss She Is

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Style

The Queen has spoken.

Instagram Has A New Queen And It's Not A Kardashian

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Style

This pop star gets mad love from her 50 million followers.

Beyonce Just Took The Canadian Tuxedo To The Next Level

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada Style

Triple denim is the new double denim, guys.

Global Citizen Beyonce Festival Is Full Of Amazing Covers

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Living

We could watch her sing with anyone.

Beyoncé Makes A Whopping 8 Outfit Changes During Made In America Performance

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 09.08.2015 | Canada Style

Beyoncé slays us again.

Beyoncé Rings In Her 34th Birthday With A Bang (Literally)

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 09.04.2015 | Canada Style

That's one way to start off her 34th year!

Queen B Has A Mini-Me!

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Style

We definitely approve of this form of matchy-matchy.

Vogue Just Made History With This September Cover

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 08.13.2015 | Canada Style

Beyonce becomes the first black female artist to appear on the September issue of Vogue.

Beyonce's Flash Tattoos Are Flawless, Obviously

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 08.06.2015 | Canada Style

You'll love them like XO.

Beyonce's Heels Probably Cost More Than Your House

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 08.05.2015 | Canada Style

Bow down, b*tches.