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Samuel Engelking

The trans singer, comic, club owner and sex work activist's résumé is way more interesting than yours – and it's all in her new memoir more

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Samuel Engelking

At Pride Toronto's annual rally for transgender and non-binary folks, marchers called out police failure to take cases of missing and murdered trans people seriously. more

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Supporting Our Youth

Community development program Supporting Our Youth is thinking up new ways to help queer and trans youth in Toronto’s constantly changing political climate. more

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PJ Raval's unflinching doc examines the colonial relationship between the United States and the Philippines more

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Evangelia Kranioti's homage to Brazilian trans icon Luana Muniz is a dreamy acid-trip through Rio's queer nightlife more

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Abdi Osman

Friends and family of of late activist Sumaya Dalmar have launched a Ryerson University scholarship in her name to make education accessible to trans students of colour more

Education

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Samuel Engelking

Toronto director Luis De Filippis's film captures the empathy and awkwardness between two relatives in different life stages more

Interviews & Features

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Peterson flaunts his academic credentials to present himself as an expert on law, gender and human rights, but his speculations on the subject are not based on evidence – is he simply misinformed or being malicious? more

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In the Lindsay Shepherd free speech controversy, it's the voices of trans and non-binary students that have been largely left out of the media conversation more

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The event connects big companies like Apple, Indigo/Chapters and TD Bank with trans and gender non-conforming jobseekers more

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David France's Netflix film shines an overdue spotlight on trans activists and drag queens Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera more

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

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Jodie Emery calls social media storm a "witch hunt," but for those in cannabis circles fighting for a more socially conscious and equitable industry, Prince of Pot's recent Facebook blast is another blow to a movement fighting for legitimacy more

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Queer racialized youth star in the final Toronto for All campaign, which targets transphobia more

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"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

Education

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Tanja-Tiziana

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

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The bill proposes to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code’s hate crime provisions to include gender identity and expression as protected grounds against discrimination and harassment more

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Ethan Eisenberg

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

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Jonathan Goldsbie

"As many of us grow to accept our own identity, we don’t always find acceptance from our peers" more

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Doc about trans people living with Asperger's goes beyond gender issues more

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