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An excerpt from Any Other Way: How Toronto Got Queer, a new collection of essays from Coach House Books more

May 19, 2017 4:25 PM Books

I paid for exactly $40 worth of pizza for the assembled guests, just as I promised I would in my ad. more

Mar 9, 2017 4:53 PM Movies

"Thanks to transgender student activism in post-secondary institutions, there's been progressively more movement to develop inclusive bathrooms," says York prof Sheila Cavanagh. more

Mar 8, 2017 4:35 PM Education 1 Comments

Buzz, Lido Pimienta and Victoria Cheong explore the limited definitions for queer femmes in Feministry Is Here. more

Feb 17, 2017 4:39 PM Art

Porn, online dating, hookup culture – you’d think they’d shape a generation that’s promiscuous, but many Millennials aren’t having sex at all. Young locals tell us why more

Feb 9, 2017 9:05 AM Love and Sex 23 Comments



The most important thing we did on Saturday was listen to each other. Let's keep that momentum going more

Jan 23, 2017 11:48 AM News 2 Comments



There were approximately 60,000 people out at Saturday's march, which kicked off at Queen's Park, then wound down University Avenue to Toronto City Hall more

Jan 22, 2017 9:14 AM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 4 Comments

Act of vandalism at longtime marijuana activist's Gay Village dispensary sparks questions about prejudice in the cannabis community more

Jan 18, 2017 6:32 PM News


Declan Keogh

Members of Toronto's LGBTQ community crash police "Take Back The Park" event following sex sweep that's prompted comparisons to 80s bathhouse raids more

Nov 23, 2016 7:00 PM News 11 Comments (1).jpg


CBC Comedy's newest web series, by Toronto's Kyle Humphrey and Graydon Sheppard, launches November 21 more

Nov 18, 2016 5:12 PM Movies

Pressure to conform to an ideal of Black masculinity is huge more

Oct 26, 2016 5:35 PM Interviews and features


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Conservative Christians from the U.S. – and to a lesser extent Canada – have sent missionaries abroad to aid in what they see as an international crusade against "immorality" more

Aug 24, 2016 9:06 PM News 4 Comments


Cheol Joon Baek

Black Lives Matter Toronto asked Pride Toronto to ban police floats from future Pride parades – and they agreed more

Jul 3, 2016 9:18 PM , News 11 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

The event led by Black Lives Matter saw thousands of people marching — and sitting down — on Yonge more

Jul 3, 2016 5:01 PM , News 1 Comments

Iftar dinner dedicated to the victims of Orlando shooting broadens conversation between communities more

Jun 29, 2016 5:07 PM News 2 Comments

In Canada, you'll likely go to jail for at least three years if you have a gun without a licence. In most parts of the U.S., it's legal. more

Jun 28, 2016 2:23 PM News 1 Comments


Gerald Hannon

From the G20 to Black Lives Matter and the shooting death of Andrew Loku, cries for police accountability reverberate today more

Jun 22, 2016 6:16 PM News

Toronto non-profit lifts at-risk LGBTQ people out of danger to countries where they can live openly. “It’s hard to actually plan a life when you don’t know what’s going to happen to you.” more

Jun 22, 2016 6:08 PM News 1 Comments

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