There are many who face persecution or violence because of their gender identity or expression, or due to their sexual orientation. Here are four legal ways people can get to safety in Canada. Continue reading Getting to safety in Canada when LGBT+
The UN Commission on the Status of Women continues to ignore over 135 million Lesbian or Bisexual women and over 24 million transgender women and nonbinary persons with female sex characteristics.
I call on the UN CSW recognizing the diversity of gender and sexuality at CSW65. Continue reading It’s time that UNCSW follows Canada’s example and recognize the diversity of sexuality and gender
Do you really propose a purity test for qualifying as woman enough, or middle class enough, or white enough, or safe enough?
Continue reading Is that cis white female pedestal actually a cage?
When I was invited by the nice folks at Day Of Pink to be featured in the 3rd edition of their colouring book “Colouring With Pride” to mark International Day of Pink 2020 on 8 April 2020, I was thrilled. But then COVID-19 happened. it’s finally out. Continue reading Check Out The Day Of Pink “Colour With Pride” Colouring books
The federal ban barring monogamous gay men and transgender women from giving desperately-needed blood when others engaged in the same activities freely donate blood is a galling example of what could have been, but for Justin Trudeau and Hedy Fry’s lacking the will to do the right thing. Continue reading I have a Question For Justin Trudeau About the Blood Ban
On May 2 2019, conservative faith-based group Canadian Christian Lobby, the CCL, held a public talk entitled “The erosion of freedom: How transgender politics in school and society is undermining our freedom and harming women and children”. This was the fourth in a series on Vancouver Island that also advertises dates in Metro Vancouver in may. “Every individual is equal before and under the law and has the right to the equal protection and equal benefit of the law without discrimination” Constitution Act, 1982 Operating in British Columbia and started in early 2018 in a collaboration between Laura-Lynn Thompson, Jenn Smith, … Continue reading The Erosion of Decency: Free Expression Has no Room For Inciting Discrimination or Hatred
I made some recommendations to Corrections Services Canada about improving transparency on human rights grievances and about more supports for transgender inmates. Continue reading Tweaks of Oversight and Inclusion Policies Needed at Corrections Services Canada
When you claim denying a publicly-available service for women to trans women is justified or even legal in Canada you are lying. Continue reading Meghan Murphy you are misleading your audience
It’s not the name calling that gets anti-transgender activists in trouble, it’s the harassment. It’s the incitement of hatred. It’s the acts of prohibited discrimination. Continue reading It’s the hatred and the harassment, stupid
Anti-transgender propaganda a modern version of a ‘whites only’ sign Continue reading Transgender rights repeatedly stand in Canadian decisions