Category: QueerSmart Blog

You Can’t Spell LGBTQ/2S in BC without BIPOC and BLM

August 1, 2020

Commentary by Celine McRae-Hamdy This year, in the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, Pride Month (June, to coincide with the anniversary of the Stonewall… Read more

How Canada’s legal system reinforces heteronormativity

August 1, 2020

By Listen Chen, QCT Facilitator, QMUNITY Last year Canada’s federal government applauded the anniversary of the “decriminalization of homosexuality,” referring to reforms of the Criminal… Read more

What have we learned from Sarah Hegazi’s battle on earth?

August 1, 2020

By Norma Lize, Trans Activist June 14, 2020 wasn’t a regular Sunday for the Middle Eastern and North African queer communities. We woke up to… Read more