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On Escaping Your Own Prison: An Introduction of Sorts
You’re probably wondering why a person would create such a tiny space for themselves, this prison cell. Well, why does anyone build walls? For protection.
Sarah-Dena Drucilla Harnum
July 19, 2019
Sex Toys & Salmon Fishing
Growing up bisexual in the Big Land made me who I am. Never once did it make me feel small because of who I loved.
June 24, 2019
St. John’s Gay Men’s Chorus is going places
May 12, 2018
Police officers do not make Pride safe
Including police in the Pride March is not a sign of progress.
July 6, 2017
Pride, visibility, and the blue uniform
The controversy over police presence at the St. John's Pride parade has revealed more about the politics of solidarity than some of us wanted to…
Michael Connors Jackman
July 28, 2016
PRIDE: Understanding, inclusion, and the need for greater collaboration
Why the debate over off-duty police officers' uniformed participation in Pride reveals deep divides in the LGBTQ community and the need for a more attentive…
July 13, 2016
“Pride is political”
St. John's Pride Week festival and parade have grown "exponentially" in recent years and remain important not only as celebrations, but also as platforms for…
July 10, 2016
MUN introduces gender inclusive washrooms
Students' Union praises move, says province's only university is setting an example for other public buildings and spaces in Newfoundland and Labrador.
November 20, 2015
Hoping they mean it
Given the federal and provincial elections upon us, politicians' appearances at community events like the St. John’s Pride Parade are inevitable. But is it sincere,…
July 31, 2015
A quarter century of struggle, celebration and Pride
As unprecedented numbers marched in St. John's annual Pride parade Sunday, participants past and present reflect on LGBTQ struggles, achievements and the road ahead. (With…
July 27, 2015
A Vital step for human rights in N.L.
Legislative changes are coming that will allow some people in the province to correct erroneously certified gender markers on their birth certificates and other government-issued…
July 22, 2015
To Each Their Own
It’s the 21st century, and Easter is not about flags
Government has more important things to be doing than considering whether to fly religious flags in this day and age.
April 6, 2015
To Each Their Own
The RNC recruitment ad: pretty film, marketing disaster
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary's new recruitment ad backfires in all the worst ways, and undermines a lot of really good work they’ve done recently
October 21, 2014