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Queer king of England

Adrienne Kammerer

A fabulous gay royal wedding is no longer hard to imagine, but the British monarchy will always be an institution at odds with the non-conforming spirit of queerness Read more

Culture

Locke and Key Connor Jessup

Ken Woroner/Netflix

In a NOW podcast, the Toronto-based Locke & Key star talks about navigating the divide between public and private life Read more

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The LGBTQ film festival's Queerly Beloved screening series will run throughout March at the Paradise Theatre Read more

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The fact that I'm addicted to two starkly contrasting series about queer women highlights why there still isn't enough lesbian content on TV Read more

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Little America - The Son

Courtesy Apple TV+

Life imitated art when Trump's travel ban created challenges for Toronto director Stephen Dunn's episode of the Apple TV+ series Read more

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Samuel Engelking

NOW's Readers' Choice 2019 cover star dishes on her meteoric rise in the city's drag scene Read more

Culture

Adrian Stimson AA Bronson

Samuel Engelking

After learning their ancestors were adversaries, AA Bronson and Adrian Stimson explore what it means to personally reconcile Canada’s colonial legacy Read more

Art & Design

These web series, fact sheets and workshops are aimed at parents who want to have engaging conversations with their kids on consent, gender, sexuality and more Read more

Education

In a memoir about their teen years, the Calgary pop duo takes control of the narrative on getting high, secret girlfriends and battling trolls on comment boards Read more

Books

Toronto author challenged herself to subvert typical approaches to writing about sex in a short story collection that touches on bisexuality and bestiality Read more

Books

Pantayo

Ndeye Fatou M'Bow

The indie event's second edition is prioritizing accessibility and features a pool party, a youth/elder social and the inaugural Crip Rave Read more

Features

Julio Torres My Favorite Shapes

Courtesy of HBO

In his delightfully idiosyncratic HBO comedy special, the SNL writer and Los Espookys star uses toys and design objects to point out the limits of political imagination Read more

Reviews

Bruno Capinan Pabllo Vittar Jess Lucas

Alexandre Maciel / Ernna Cost / Gabriela Falcão

Pabllo Vittar, Bruno Capinan and DJ Jess Lucas are making music and throwing parties as a form of resistance Read more

Features

Production will begin this fall on Drag Race Canada and the series will air on OUTtv and streaming service Crave Read more

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Pride Parade 2019

Samuel Engelking

Marchers included YouTuber Gigi Gorgeous, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and city councillors. Pop star Carly Rae Jepsen performed on a float Read more

News

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Tanja-Tiziana

The 23rd annual event keeps Pride political with reliably creative signage Read more

News

Trans March 2019

Samuel Engelking

Thousands took to the streets in a show of solidarity and resistance on the first night of Pride weekend Read more

News

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SAMUEL ENGELKING

After a five-year hiatus, the trailblazing party founded by late artist Will Munro is back for a one-off Pride event with a lineup that spans generations Read more

Features

The Toronto-based actor and author spent years reconciling their queer non-binary identity with the demands of a deeply closeted industry Read more

Books

Before the doc became a cult classic, director Jennie Livingston and dancer Willi Ninja spoke to us about class, identity and the commercialization of ball culture Read more

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