Miss Universe Canada

Poor Miss Universe Canada!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Style

Isn't she lovely? Isn't she wonderful? Isn't she precious? Isn't she the wrong Miss Universe Canada? That was Denise Garrido's reality when she was...

Beauty Queen Fights Mentally Ill Label

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.14.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Jenna Talackova, the transgender beauty queen famous for fighting for her right to compete in Miss Universe Canada, has picked a new battle with the W...

Trump Called On To End Pageant Discrimination

CP | Cassandra Szklarski, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.20.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - Transgender trailblazer Jenna Talackova lost her bid to become Miss Universe Canada over the weekend, but said Sunday that her history-makin...

LOOK: Transgender Beauty Makes History Tonight

CP | Cassandra Szkarski, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - Jenna Talackova is set to make history as the first-ever transgender contestant to compete at the Miss Universe Canada pageant.The Vancouver...

PHOTOS: Transgendered Pageant Contestant Ready To Compete

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.12.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - The Canadian transgendered Miss Universe contestant who sparked global media attention when she was disqualified from the pageant was all sm...

Pageants: An Outdated Practice? Disqualification of Transgendered Contestant Sparks Debate

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Style

VANCOUVER - In the stage-managed world of beauty pageants, hair colouring is essential, learning to walk goes without saying and contestants often und...

Miss Universe Canada Disqualifies Transgender Contestant

The Huffington Post Canada | Lauren Strapagiel | Posted 03.26.2012 | Canada

She may look every bit the part of a beauty queen, but Jenna Talackova has lost her chance for the crown because she was born a biological male. Th...