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Rick Bornstein

The Calgary lawyer who recently compared the swastika to the rainbow flag and notorious anti-Muslim homophobe Charles McVety will be among the speakers at an "All-Day National Teach-In" on hate at a north Toronto synagogue in March more

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Prosecutors have been ordered to no longer pursue charges in cases where a person has maintained a suppressed viral load or used condoms during sex, but it's unclear if provinces will follow suit more

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The post-truth politics that propelled Donald Trump and Doug Ford to office were invented in the climate wars more

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Oshawa shutdown humiliation is the last nail in the coffin of a once-powerful national tradition more

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R. Jeanette Martin

New Toronto Holiday Market in support of the harm reduction efforts of LAMP Community Health Centre and RadTO Collective’s fundraiser round out this week's trio of can't miss political events more

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Men's rights-themed online crusade attracts some of the internet's most toxic misogynists and white nationalists more

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Samuel Engelking

Dionne Brand, Angela Robertson, Robyn Maynard and Beverly Bain are among queer community activists who have signed an open letter ahead of Pride's AGM today over its decision to allow police back into the parade more

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Efforts to rebuild the Toronto Islands after last year's flood highlight issues of global warming in the Big Smoke; plus, the deafening silence from U of T's academic community on Steve Bannon more

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The new regs cap the number of stores that can be owned and operated by a company at 75 but place no limits on licensing or franchising of Big Bud brands through storefront operations more

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Samuel Engelking

A movement that no longer holds the promise of queer liberation doesn't deserve our labour more

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Samuel Engelking

"The legacy and complexity of the problems of marginalization we seek to solve started well before Black Lives Matter and their protest during the parade in 2016," writes Nuamah more

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Samuel Engelking

Two years after Black Lives Matter-Toronto's seminal protest, it's the question Black, trans and queer people of colour are asking ahead of Pride's annual general meeting next Tuesday (December 4) more

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There are many issues for which his government can be criticized, but that’s irrelevant to the new breed of conservatives, who at heart are really outraged by Trudeau’s genuine social liberalism – and the fact that he is a Trudeau more

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Tanja-Tiziana

With funding tied to complicated relationships and new challenges coming at us every year, it may be time to let go of sponsorships that come with conditions or threats more

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We all need to recognize that our lives are deeply dependent on the health of Earth’s ecosystems, and that our current lifestyle is putting these systems at risk more

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We’ve seen the potential tragic consequences of social media humiliation before in the case of 17-year-old Rehtaeh Parsons, who took her own life after being sexually assaulted and having images of it circulated online more

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Ethan Eisenberg

It's difficult not to notice how Black people now represent the face of a decision that is harmful to other Black people more

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Darren Stehr

Maybe it’s time to rebrand Pride as “John Tory and His Cops Pride,” at least we’d know what we were going to more

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Given the chaos and disorder gripping Queen’s Park, it’s hard not to feel wistful about the progressive course the former Grit leader set the province on before Doug Ford's PCs got elected and trashed the entire works more

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