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Rainbow Votes 2019, Xtra
In the lead-up to the 2019 Canadian federal election, I explore LGBTQ2 issues and policies in this weekly newsletter.
Inside GSAs, where kids learn to talk gay, Xtra
Nearly a decade ago, I started a Gay-Straight Alliance. I went back to high school to find out why they still matter
Why I won't tell my grandmother I'm gay, The Walrus
Sometimes staying in the closet is just as liberating as stepping out of it
The undoing of Ontario's sex ed, The Walrus
From school walkouts to government snitch lines: how Doug Ford’s curriculum reversal became a political flashpoint
All the lonely people, Pivot
Canadian workers are more isolated than ever. And a lonely workforce isn’t just a public health concern, it’s bad for business.
Young, pregnant, no fixed address, The Local
Lack of affordable housing can have devastating and long-lasting health effects for teenage parents and their children
A sex-ed program that erases queer and trans students will cost lives, The Globe and Mail
Exploring Ontario's sex-ed curriculum from an LGBTQ youth perspective
I believe in the evil eye—and you should, too, The Walrus
Why my family’s superstitious legacy is a salve for uncertain times
Walking targets, The Walrus
The Orlando shootings prove that, even after decades of gains, the LGBTQ community remains in danger
The genderless world of Jason Cole, Toronto Life
What’s it like to be a man who became a woman and now identifies as neither? The genderqueer revolution, from the inside out
Growing up Habbo, The Kernel
My so-called life in the first social network for teens
Who says religion and pornography don't mix?, Broadview
Online erotica is booming, and so are porn addictions. But mainline churches seem all too content to look away
The year in talking sex with my mom, Hazlitt
A gay daughter inviting her conservative mother to a porn convention has to be a conversation starter, right?
Ring leaders: Inside the League of Lady Wrestlers, Hazlitt
How a Yukon art project became a national phenomenon of sold-out shows, dream selves and subversive sexuality
You don't have to come out to your whole family, says this gay writer, Tapestry, CBC Radio
Why I won't come out to my grandmother, This Happened to Me, CBC Radio
Dear Dad: In your silence, I found acceptance, Here and Now Toronto, CBC Radio
Working from home is bad for you, The Big Story Podcast
The closet in 2019, The Big Story Podcast
Going back to a sex-ed curriculum from 20 years ago would be dangerous, The Big Story Podcast
Talking queer media, Canadaland
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