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“This is the first time I’ve come out as queer and can fully be myself.” I hold onto these words from a student who recently shared at Windsor Essex Catholic District School Board’s first GSA conference, WEshine. It was a day to support and celebrate more than 100 LGBTQ+ students and allies across the board. […]
Imagine this: you’re on Church Street for your first Pride and find yourself crying in a sea of people, “I don’t want to be gay.” Let’s just say I had a lot of internalized homophobia to work through and I’ve come a long way. Going to my first Pride in Toronto helped me see what […]
Imagine this: you go to an all-girls Catholic high school and you identify on the LGBTQ+ spectrum. Maybe you’re out or perhaps it’s something you’re too afraid to say out loud right now. Before the keynote speaker goes on, your chaplain and six other teachers and youth workers are standing at the front of the atrium. […]