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Pride: Celebrating Queer Women
03 September 2020

Pride: Celebrating Queer Women

Pride 2020 provides us with an opportunity to consider the intersection of sexuality and race. This year’s Pride happens with the backdrop of anti-racism [...]

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GUEST BLOG: Pride-The March Goes On
02 September 2020

GUEST BLOG: Pride-The March Goes On

It was the summer of 1969, in Manhattan, New York. On June 28, the Stonewall Inn, a hangout for LGBTQ2S+ persons was raided by [...]

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Chatting with a Community Resource Officer
14 August 2020

Chatting with a Community Resource Officer

From YW WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES® to walking around the neighbourhoods where we live and work, YW Calgary and the Calgary Police [...]

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