Gay Rights Canada

Why Was This Photo Taken Down From Facebook?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Impact

When Shazad Syed Hai saw a photo of him and his friend kissing at a gay rights rally on Facebook, he never thought it could be construed as offensive....

B.C. Bed And Breakfast Fined For Refusing Gay Couple

CBC | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Business

The owners of a Grand Forks bed and breakfast illegally discriminated against a gay couple when they denied the pair a room three years ago, a B.C. Hu...

13 Straight Canadians Who Show Their Pride

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.28.2012 | Canada Living

Pride festivities have unfolded in cities across Canada over the past month, and will continue throughout the year -- in Toronto, Pride Week is in ful...

Baird At Odds With Event Sponsor Over Gay Rights

CBC | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will be the main speaker at a Washington, D.C., event celebrating religious freedom Thursday night to...

Dear America: You Have a Gay Problem

Josh D. Scheinert | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada
Josh D. Scheinert

If you bothered to look North you'd realize we aren't all that concerned about gay people. There are still a few things to be worked out, but there's something different, something malicious about the debate in your country.

Harper Gov't Comes Out as (Surprise!) Global Leader in Gay Rights

Josh D. Scheinert | Posted 03.31.2012 | Canada Politics
Josh D. Scheinert

It was never a Conservative campaign promise. But slowly, as events abroad have dictated, Canada has responded and grown bolder. What was at first thought to be an exception has become the norm: Canada's Conservative government is a forceful, credible advocate for international gay rights.