Pride 2016


Ethan Eisenberg

Among our heroes of the year that was, BLM-TO inspired a new wave of youth-driven activists, shook the city’s conscience on policing and dared anyone to deny that Black lives have been and continue to be devalued more

Dec 19, 2016 10:45 AM News 12 Comments


Angelica Ne

As easily as she put on the rainbow cape, she took ownership of the superpower in the colour of her own skin more

Jul 27, 2016 6:07 PM News 2 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

Why BLM's intervention of this year's parade can hardly be considered unexpected more

Jul 12, 2016 8:53 AM News 6 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

If Mayor John Tory were truly serious about inclusion, he would demand that his handpicked chief of police – the city's first Black chief – get serious about dealing with the rotten history of police-minority relations more

Jul 11, 2016 7:46 AM News 17 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

"Our action was in the tradition of resistance that is Pride. We didn’t halt progress; we made progress." more

Jul 6, 2016 10:16 AM News 344 Comments


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Visitors say guard made shoppers change lines, management dismisses complaints more

Jul 5, 2016 3:22 PM Food 5 Comments

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Cheol Joon Baek

"It was hot and crowded and loud, but vital and splendid and peaceful. The only person who was rude to me all day was an eccentric fellow at the LGBTory stall." more

Jul 5, 2016 7:55 AM News 6 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



With pride festivities set to peak, we spotlight the activists, artists and leaders who have transformed the way we think about gender, race, safety, the family and our city in 2016 more

Jun 29, 2016 8:00 PM , News



Everywhere I looked at last weekend's Taste of Toronto fest, I saw tasty eats. But from a Pride perspective? Not even a rainbow flag. more

Jun 29, 2016 5:30 PM Food 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

Before you hit the weekend's big parade and marches, here are some earth- and body-friendly basics you'll need to keep you fresh and safe. more

Jun 29, 2016 4:52 PM

Gay fest doesn't inspire everyone more

Jun 29, 2016 1:33 PM Art

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    Pride promo pic of Black Lives Matter - Toronto