“Just ‘Press PLAY’ for Peterborough Pride”

Peterborough, Ontario is celebrating its 13th year of Peterborough Pride: Peterborough Pride Week is a cornerstone annual event for the community that helps everyone feel welcome in Peterborough. While we celebrate inclusiveness and diversity here, we remember the need to continue to push for rights and respect yet to be … Continue reading

CFI Ottawa confronts hate at Ottawa Pride 2015

I’ve been asked why CFI Ottawa would want to walk at Pride? After all I was told, “GLBT aren’t being oppressed here in Canada as they once were”. “Why do GLBT want to have a party about being queer?” “I’m straight so it would not be right for me to … Continue reading

“It’s Time to Scrap Southie’s St. Patrick’s Parade”

According to Margery Eagan, columnist for the Boston Herald, “It’s time to get rid of ” the  South Boston St. Patrick’s Parade: This supposed celebration of Irish pride and culture has instead become a paean to bigotry. It’s an embarrassment to Boston. It should embarrass Irish-Americans. . . . Where … Continue reading

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