Nic Pouliot

Think Nuit Blanche is all about visual art? Here are some shows and installations you can take in with your ears more

Sep 29, 2017 12:12 PM Features


Cheol Joon Baek

If the celebration of the radical idea to accept and support the rights and existence of marginalized Canadians is not extended to queer Canadians of all intersections, then what celebration is there to be had? more

Jun 27, 2017 3:16 PM , News


Photographer: Samuel Engelking

The South Asian stage was reinstated this year thanks to Black Lives Matter, and brOWN//OUT was a colourful, joyful success more

Jun 26, 2017 1:15 PM Music


Photographer: Samuel Engelking

The rainy day didn't stop trans and non-binary folks, friends and allies from celebrating and marching in solidarity more

Jun 24, 2017 2:55 PM News


Adam Ouahmane

The reality series has helped propel drag to a new level of visibility, and season 9 queens Sasha ­Velour and Shea Couleé – as well as Toronto performers – want to see the show's popularity uplift an even greater variety of drag artists more

Jun 21, 2017 9:00 PM Interviews & Features


Kelly Boutsalis

The continued popularity of drag queens reading books to children aligns nicely with the Ontario curriculum's new emphasis on diverse gender identities more

Jun 20, 2017 11:00 AM Education

There’s nothing like soaking up the sun with a book and it’s even better when whatever you’re reading reflects your queer experience. These recent and upcoming releases will expand your mind while confirming LGBTQ reality more

Jun 16, 2017 3:51 PM Books


R. Jeanette Martin

Toronto's Bryn Hendricks wants an alternative to the Pride Parade, but no one else seems to care more

Jun 13, 2017 8:00 AM News



Women March On Washington - Toronto – where over 50,000 marched to support gender equality and human rights – was a major breakthrough more

Jan 23, 2017 3:27 PM News


Anthony Tuccitto

Subversive new sounds, sweet nostalgia, inclusivity and free chicken more

Jul 27, 2016 8:00 PM Features

Lost in the uproar over Black Lives Matter was the presence at Pride of ­correctional services, another group whose policies discriminate against people of colour and queers more

Jul 20, 2016 7:12 PM News

Sadly, the ongoing rhetoric of having come so far has numbed many white mainstream queers into passivity more

Jul 13, 2016 6:00 PM News

Rufus Wainright, at Luminato with his now iconic tribute to Judy Garland, talks about his massive changes over 10 years more

Jun 22, 2016 6:13 PM News



You can’t understand what happened in Orlando unless you’ve ever been scared to hold your lover’s hand in public. more

Jun 14, 2016 4:25 PM News

It’s Pride Month now, with events all through July more

May 3, 2016 10:52 AM News

Pink Market queer pop-up features homegrown brands more

Jun 17, 2015 6:34 PM Life

Canadian Association for Equality becomes first organization barred by Pride's formal dispute process more

Jun 10, 2015 4:01 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

The controversial group's most enduring legacy likely has nothing to do with the Middle East more

Mar 7, 2015 8:00 AM News

Mathieu Chantelois

Jonathan Goldsbie

Pride Toronto's new executive director says he'll push Mayor Tory to keep funding Pride regardless of whether QuAIA takes part. more

Jan 25, 2015 2:14 PM News