A Christian repents… a little…

There was a bit of rain as pride ended and then a rainbow. If I was a superstitious sort, I might think that meant more than the water cycle and basic refraction are intact.

People… are much stranger and harder to predict.

Michael Coren is no less strange.

I haven’t been asked to lead any marches at Pride this year and, frankly, I doubt that’s ever likely to happen!

I’m still regarded by many in the gay community as an enemy and I understand that reaction. I have said and written things in the past that, while never intentionally hateful, caused offence and pain.

And what happened then…? Well…in Toronto they say
That the Coren’s small heart grew three sizes, so GAY!
And then the true meaning of Pride came through,
And the Coren found the strength of ten Corens… plus two

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

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