Sticker Pride

Ian Bushfield tweeted this photo of his sticker haul from London (England) Pride with the comment “This needs to happen at all parades”: If you or your group is still looking for ideas as you plan to attend Worldpride 2014 in Toronto, check out these buttons and slogans.

Banking on Pride

The Globe and Mail tells us “Canada’s banks take pride in message of LGBT support.” First up is Ed Clark, chief executive officer of my favourite bank, Toronto-Dominion: For nearly a decade, Toronto-Dominion Bank’s chief executive officer has been vocal about his support – shocking senior managers in 2005 with … Continue reading

Calgary doctor refuses to prescribe birth control pill

“If kids happen or someone is planning on children, there are ways of dealing with it and getting through it. It is all worth it.” That’s what Calgary doctor Chantal Barry of Westglen Medical Centre stated in a 2010 U of A profile. She also cited God as one of … Continue reading

“Religious Discrimination in Black & White”

According to the Ontario College of Teachers, there are three requirements for becoming a teacher in Ontario’s publicly funded schools: have completed a minimum three-year postsecondary degree from an acceptable postsecondary institution have successfully completed a one-year acceptable teacher education program apply to the College for certification and pay the … Continue reading

Sean McGuire “proud to be a Quebecker”

Update from Sean McGuire: House of Commons MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault (NDP/Sherbrooke) has publicly come out in support of Amnesty International’s efforts to free Badawi and his office has even contacted Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird’s office to express these views. ——————————————— Sean McGuire, who lives in Quebec, is proud to … Continue reading

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