Meryl Streep

It's Time To Hold Trump And His Congress Accountable

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 01.24.2017 | Canada Living
Fransi Weinstein

Americans, and in fact the rest of the world, can no longer remain passive participants in how our cities and countries are run. Everyone has to speak up. And not just once, at an award show either. Every day, in every way. In emails, letters and voice mails to elected officials, by signing petitions, by marching locally and in our nations' capitals (peacefully) and on our own social media.

Sports Fans Mad At Meryl Streep Only Prove Her Point

Tara K. Reed | Posted 01.12.2017 | Canada Living
Tara K. Reed

If, after hearing her speech, you dedicated more of your able body and mind to railing against those thirty words than you did to meaningfully advocating for the safety of particularly vulnerable people, your lack of empathy only highlights how right she was to contrast the cultural impact of "The Arts" and that of televised sports.

Should Meryl Streep Do That Again?

Rhonda Scharf | Posted 01.12.2017 | Canada
Rhonda Scharf

If you are sitting and having lunch with coworkers you most certainly have the right to your opinion and the right to free speech; but should you use that "audience" to tell them your feelings on what your boss did this week, the company's policies, or why they should go to church on Sunday? Do they have the ability to "turn off" the conversation if they want to?

Analyzing The Power Of Meryl Streep's Speech

Suzannah Baum | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Living
Suzannah Baum

If we go a little deeper and break down the components of this speech, we can see that it's the STRUCTURE of this speech that allows it to flow so well, that connects with the audience, and that leaves its audience with a clear call-to-action, and a sense of hope over the mostly bleak picture that she paints.

In Praise Of Older Women (And Men)

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 09.09.2016 | Canada Living
Fransi Weinstein

I've got aging on my mind right now. Last Spring I celebrated a not insignificant birthday. Who am I kidding? They're all significant now. A few months ago I watched Isabel Allende's Ted Talk on living passionately at 71. It really inspired me. I've done a lot of thinking about age and aging since, and I've come to the following conclusions.

Meryl Streep Gives A Powerful History Lesson At The DNC

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Living

"She'll be the first, but she won't be the last."

Meryl Streep Fought For More Money For 'Devil Wears Prada'

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Living

Miranda Priestly approves.

Meryl Streep On Diversity Of Film Festival Jury: 'We're All Africans, Really'

CP | Frank Jordans, The Associated Press | Posted 02.12.2016 | Canada Living

The three-time Oscar winner dismissed questions about the all-white panel.

Why Meryl Streep's T-Shirt Has People Calling Foul

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Living

Many are angry about the quote featured on the front.

Meryl Streep Covers First Issue Of NeueJournal

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 07.02.2015 | Canada Style

Streep looks flawless as ever on the first issue of NeueJournal.

Meryl Streep Just Doesn't Age

The Huffington Post Canada | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 06.22.2015 | Canada Style

The actress turns 66 today, and looks as gorgeous as ever.

What Would You Like To See Women Recognized For?

Beverley Golden | Posted 04.28.2015 | Canada
Beverley Golden

As a writer, I rarely know exactly where my next article will come from. Writing primarily when inspired to, new pieces are a culmination of things I ...

Proof No One Can Touch Meryl Streep's Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 02.19.2015 | Canada Style

So the 2015 Oscars are coming up quick and sure, there will be tons of stylish actresses on the red carpet (hello Sienna Miller, Keira Knightley and E...

Meryl Streep vs. Sandra Bullock: Battle Over Best Actress

Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada
Chris Jancelewicz

Awards season may be months away, but the battle for Best Actress statues is already heating up. Streep vs. Bullock: ding ding ding!

How I Lost 16 Pounds in Three Weeks

The Fat Diaries | Posted 09.28.2012 | Canada Living
The Fat Diaries

It's been three weeks on the Lindora diet and I've lost 16 pounds. The diet is easy to comply with because it's well structured, there aren't a lot of options, and I'm a creature of habit so I can get down with eating roughly the same things over and over. Here's my daily meal plan.