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Queer turning point

For this week’s column I was going to write a year-in-review top-10 list of important queer events since it is the last Queermonton of 2013. While I usually enjoy these ritual reflections on th...
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Fostering solidarity

Trans* Day of Remembrance was founded in 1998 by Gwendolyn Ann Smith, a trans* graphic designer, columnist and activist. Our communities have come together annually on November 20 to remember and hon...
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Policing sexuality

When discussing the ways in which gender and sexuality are policed and regulated in our society, we tend to focus on significant, sticking incidents including provincial laws that target LGBTQ people...