15 March 2023 / IN Community Latest Life

IN Community: How The Federal Government Is Strengthening Canada’s LGBTQ2+ Communities

Minister Marci Ien provides an update on Canada’s 2SLGBTQI+ Action Plan and announces project funding for the Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention and Egale Canada

14 March 2023 / Latest Life

Understanding The Humanitarian Crisis In Afghanistan

Why Canada needs new refugee programs to help LGBTQI+ people at risk

08 March 2023 / Latest Life

What It Means To Be A Woman Living With HIV

We talk to PASAN about the Positive Women’s Leadership Project (POWER Project) and the organization’s work to empower and improve the lives of those identifying as women in the HIV community

02 March 2023 / Latest Life

LGBTQ+ Organizations & Individuals Report Increase In Hate On Twitter

Twitter under Elon Musk has failed to protect from online violence and abuse, according to a new survey

28 February 2023 / Flashback Latest Life

FLASHBACK: Svend Robinson Becomes Canada’s First Member Of Parliament To Come Out As Gay (February 29, 1988)

Today in LGBTQ+ history… On February 29, 1988, Svend Robinson became the first Canadian Member of Parliament to come out as gay. He was the only openly LGBTQ2 member of...

27 February 2023 / IN Community Latest Life

IN Community: Pride At Work Canada Sparks Conversations and Drives Change

Takeaways from a day of shared learning and networking centring diversity, equity and inclusion

23 February 2023 / IN Community Latest Life

IN Community: Friends Of Ruby Champions Chosen Family Day Bill In Ontario

Private members bill introducing the Chosen Family Day Act would see February 22 proclaimed as Chosen Family Day each year

14 February 2023 / Latest Life

Club Q, Site Of Deadly Mass Shooting, Plans To Reopen This Fall

The LGBTQ+ nightclub in Colorado Springs where five people were killed and many more were injured in a shooting three months ago, has announced its plans to reopen in the fall

07 February 2023 / IN Community Latest Life

IN Community: 5 Queer Black Organizations In Toronto To Support, And For Those Seeking Support

These organizations are working in and with diverse Black LGBTQ2+ communities in Toronto

31 January 2023 / Latest Life

When I Grow Up, I Want To Be A Lightworker

When we shine our own light, we empower others to light up, too