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Human rights organizations like Rainbow Railroad are calling on the Canadian government to grant emergency visas to people trying to escape.
There is an institutional responsibility to address the culture of toxic masculinity in the wake of Kevin Pillar's anti-gay slur.
Canadian trans rights legislation passed another hurdle this week. Bill C-16 now heads to a third and final vote in the Senate.
Starting today, Torontoist introduces Hot Take Challenge, with a look at how The Sun's scribes covered yesterday's news about Pride and police.
Toronto's Patricia “Paddy” Aldridge has been providing cross-dressing men a safe place to transform for more than two decades.
Canada urged to take immediate action following reports of gay men being rounded up, tortured with electric shocks and beaten to death.
Activist Nigel Mathlin speaks about the struggle for equality in the island nation.
Author and storyteller Ivan Coyote talks about the book adaptation of their play Tomboy Survival Guide.
Some councillors previously tried to punish Pride for not censoring Queers Against Israeli Apartheid.
Being gay in Jamaica means criminalization and violence.
Revisit stories of the people impacted by Toronto's 1981 bathhouse raids, which ignited Canada's queer rights movement.
For many local queer people, the arrests in Marie Curtis Park felt like 1981 all over again.
Two events at Myseum's Intersections festival, which runs to the end of March, are highlighting queer history in Toronto.
Women who have been organizing tomorrow's International Women's Day march since day one, others are brand new to activism.
Toronto Police are knowingly enforcing laws that are racist, classist, and directly target marginalized communities.
A new campaign for ranked ballots in Toronto brings the debate to your doorstep and neighbourhood town hall, beginning March 6 at Metro Hall.
El-Farouk Khaki has created an inclusive space for queer Muslims in Toronto to feel safe and welcome. In fact, everyone is welcome.
Live interview with an international human rights activist from Uganda.