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Let's Travel to Montreal!

By Mike Halterman | Aug 2
Americans tend to have an image of Montreal as a sleepy city which is more French than English.Let me tell you what you should see and do in the city the locals call "La M├ętropole."

Marriage Equality In Canada: 10 Years Later

FAMILY | By Daniela Costa | Aug 1
Canada beat the U.S. to marriage equality by a decade. While anti-gay voices here decry legal family parity, EDGE print partner SFGN investigates: Has Canada been destroyed yet?

WorldPride 2014 Toronto

PARTIES | By Mike Halterman | May 24
WorldPride 2014, the fourth WorldPride and the first such celebration to be held in North America, will be coming to Toronto, Ontario, Canada for ten days from June 20 to June 29.

Toronto World Pride Preview: 5 Tips for the Ultimate Experience

By Robert Israel | Apr 24
World Pride Toronto is hedging its bets on success when it joins forces with Pride Toronto on June 20-29 for what’s expected to be the largest Pride event in North America. Here’s an insider’s look plus recommendations for the ultimate Pride weekend.

Bill and Pete’s Not So Excellent Adventure: Hate Group Leader Back on American Soil

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 17
After a whirlwind tour of Saskatchewan that started with a prolonged detention at the Canadian border and ended in a jail cell, anti-gay hate group leader Peter LaBarbera, is back on American soil looking for cash to pay his legal bills.

Pete in ’The Pokey’: LaBarbera Arrested in Canada

INTERNATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Apr 15
Pete LaBarbera and his Canadian knock-off version, Bill Whatcott were arrested Monday for refusing to leave the grounds of the University of Regina in Saskatchewan after distributing anti-gay and anti-abortion literature.

Romance Week: Now Hear Vancouver

By Kelsy Chauvin | Mar 13
Wedding bells are ringing and you’re headed to Vancouver, which has enjoyed legal same-sex marriage since 2003. It’s among Canada’s most gay-proud cities, with an annual midsummer Pride festival drawing as many attendees as the entire citywide population.

Canadian Football League Players Fined for Posts About Michael Sam

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 12
The Canadian Football League fined two players Tuesday for making inappropriate comments about openly gay football player Michael Sam.

Got Luge?: Civil Rights Org Launches Social Media Campaign on Eve of Olympics

INTERNATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Feb 7
Move over men’s figure skating. Step aside ice dancing. The Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion (CIDI) has dubbed the two-man luge as the single most gay event in the Winter Olympic Games. No if’s, ands, or butts.

Canadian Cities Show LGBT Support During Winter Olympics

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 7
Vancouver, Montreal and a number of other Canadian cities announced plans to fly the rainbow flag during the Sochi Winter Olympics in order to show support for Russia’s LGBT community.

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