Raf Katigbak

Features

Wolfgang Tillmans Wants People to Fight Fear Through Artistic Expression

The German photographer on working with Frank Ocean, Brexit, and why he's not surprised by a Trump presidency.
Raf Katigbak
11.23.16
Stuff

We Asked a Professional Orgasm Whisperer How to Properly Work a Sex Machine

When you've professionally delivered over 2,000 orgasms in three years, you learn a thing or two about getting people off.
Raf Katigbak
9.23.15
Canadiana

Canadian Trap Life

In our first episode of CANADIANA, we visit Andrew Stanley's remote cabin in the northern wilderness to go full tilt into the Canadian trap life—trapping beavers, skinning an otter, and learning the best way to deal with two frozen 160-pound wolves...
Raf Katigbak
6.3.15
News

Fixing the Seemingly Poisoned Relationship Between the RCMP and Aboriginal Women

Following news of yet another RCMP officer mistreating an aboriginal woman, we speak to a woman who has some ideas about beginning to repair that fractured relationship.
Raf Katigbak
1.13.15
Stuff

Going Tobogganing in Hamilton, Ontario Could Cost You $5,000

Following some expensive lawsuits, cities in the US and Canada are cracking down on one of our nation's hallowed pastimes.
Raf Katigbak
1.6.15
VBS

Prohibition in Northern Canada - Trailer

Alcohol is strictly regulated and widely prohibited in Canada's youngest territory. We went to Nunavut to explore the issue of prohibition and whether or not it's helping or hurting the territory's social crisis.
Raf Katigbak
12.19.14
News

Teenaged Assault Victim Calls for Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

Rinelle Harper, a teen who was brutally attacked and left for dead, appealed to the country at the Assembly of First Nations.
Raf Katigbak
12.9.14
News

Jian Ghomeshi Posted $100,000 in Bail, and Now Lives with His Mom

Jian Ghomeshi turned himself into Toronto Police this morning, and faced a preliminary hearing in a Toronto court the afternoon. He has been released on $100,000 bail and must now live with his mother as part of his release conditions.
Raf Katigbak
11.26.14
Interviews

We Chatted with Giller Prize-Winning Author Sean Michaels

We spoke to Giller Prize-winning author Sean Michaels about finding English speakers in the backwoods of Russia, driving around Magadan listening to A Tribe Called Quest, and the weird world of theremin enthusiasts.
Raf Katigbak
11.26.14

Should Getting Beaten Up Because You’re a ‘Freak with Horns’ Be Considered a Hate Crime?

Attacks that occur because of a victim's religion, race, or sexual orientation are considered hate crimes, but does an attack for having body modifications count as the same thing? We talked to an expert to find out.
Raf Katigbak
11.19.14
News

These Canadian-Based Forensic Anthropology Students are Learning How to Bring Closure to Guatemalan Genocide Victims

We interviewed Cristian Silva Zuniga, the Director of Operations of a Canadian-based multidisciplinary field school that takes forensic anthropologists to Guatemala to find out how to assist the local population in the aftermath of a genocide.
Raf Katigbak
11.4.14
News

Homegrown Terror in Canada Is Nothing New

Following the brazen attack on two soldiers in Quebec on Monday, and the murder of a soldier at Parliament Hill on Wednesday, the international reaction was disbelief. To anyone following national security in this country, these attacks are no surprise.
Raf Katigbak
10.24.14
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