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You harass me now, but I used to be one of you

Niko Stratis

A trans woman reflects on years in the trades and a changed relationship to the industry

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Glass

Gwen Benaway

Waiting for Miracles: A post-op trans girl on sex and love

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A Host of Cells

S. Lesley Buxton

My daughter, India, died five years ago, when she was 16. Although she’s dead, her cells live on in a research laboratory at the University of Ottawa. I can’t bring myself to go there.

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Will Our Data Lead Us To The Virtual Afterlife?

Stacey McLeod

As Canadians live longer and amass more personal data than ever, we could be getting closer to living forever in bot form

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You Are In The Process Of Dying

Don Ayre

Last year I sat by my wife's side and held her hand as she died on the day of her choosing

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Dear Future Great-Grandchild… Forgive Us

Michael Polanyi

The world we'll leave behind won't be a pretty one

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We need to stop pretending there’s no Islamophobia crisis in Canada

Brigitte Pawliw-Fry

How do Canadians view themselves through the lens of national massacres?

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We’re here. We’re queer. Now what?

Amy van den Berg

For LGBTQ refugees, Canada is no land of unicorns and rainbows

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Gene machine

Adam Elliott Segal

I spit in a tube and uncovered secrets about my family long held under wraps by the government. My case for consumer DNA kits

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50 years after Stonewall & Bill C-150

Dorian Fraser

We take a look at what what's being left out of the shiny rainbow picture

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Profile on Adnan Khan

Nadine Bachan

Debut novelist explores themes of masculinity and representation

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“How do we love when all around us is hate?”

RM Vaughan

RM Vaughan interviews Natalee Caple

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Going Green

Rob Csernyik

The Green Party brings what they've learned from their provincial successes to the national playing field

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10 things every voter should care about this election, 6-10

Tara-Michelle Ziniuk

Mainstream media only shows us a handful of issues, but federal leaders should be held accountable to much more

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Why I don’t vote in colonial politics

Andrea Landry

Abstaining is both important and inherent to me; here's why

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10 things every voter should care about this election, 1-5

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Mainstream media only shows us a handful of issues, but federal leaders should be held accountable to much more

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Shake Up The Establishment

Talia Wooldridge

Helping voters become informed on climate change issues

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What happened to Justin Trudeau, the feminist?

Kaila Jefferd-Moore

After four years of the current PM's leadership, we look back on past promises and party lines

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Why the scandal around Justin Trudeau’s racist costume hits close to home

Nedda Sarshar

In fourth grade, I brought ghormeh sabzi to school that my grandmother had cooked the night before. It wasn’t long before my white deskmate leaned over to stare at my food, and after a moment of staring, scrunched up her face and pulled away. “That looks like diarrhea,” she declared to the whole class, and […]
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Politicians… they’re coming for you

David Moscrop

Dear Citizens, They’re coming for you. For your brains. You hear that and you think of George Romero. Dawn or Day or Night of the Living Dead. But this is worse. I’m not talking about zombies. I’m talking about politicians. Zombies will come for you and they’ll chew on you for a bit, but that’s […]
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