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Pushing rural organizations to be more welcoming to trans and gender-diverse people
Scott Neigh | Behc Jax-Lynx and Cara Tierney talk about their educational work that is pushing rural and suburban organizations to be more open to transgender and gender-diverse people.
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Mercedes Allen | By telling their stories and asserting themselves as authorities on their own experiences, trans* people have already changed the debate. As a result, opponents have weaponized free speech.
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Mercedes Allen | There's a duplicitous game of sleight-of-hand that is taking place in discussions about freedom of speech in academia and the public square.
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Mercedes Allen | How the controversy surrounding the song "Walk on the Wild Side" reflects the changes that take place as a social movement -- in this case, trans* activism -- matures.
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Butches against the patriarchy butchisnotadirtyword.com
Jiselle Hanna | Butches talk about their participation in new Australian magazine
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Mercedes Allen | Black Lives Matter Toronto's stand brings to mind an odd experience a few years ago, which taught me a lot about the nature of the interplay between authorities and marginalized, policed communities.
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Image: Flickr/Judit Klein
Mercedes Allen | Oh, you don't have to literally drop your pants. Canadian Blood Services doesn't actually want to see your junk (I assume) -- they just want to know what's there. Because that's not invasive at all.
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Mercedes Allen | Everyone's familiar with the old adage, "be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it." Which is why Canadian Evangelical leaders might do well to remember Indiana.
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Mercedes Allen | What a 17-year-old trans* Ohio teenager's suicide says about the debate over LGBT-inclusive education and GSAs in Canada.
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Jessica Prupas | Highlights from the blogs this week.
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Redeye Collective | Marusya Borciurkiw is a Canadian filmmaker of Ukrainian descent. She traveled to Kyiv at the end of April to direct a documentary about activists in Ukraine during and after the Euromaidan revolution.
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Mercedes Allen | Alberta's Bill 10 demonstrates why you can't try to balance human rights classes using legislation.