Rob Ford Gay Pride

RoFo The Sole Councillor To Vote Against Helping Gay Homeless Youth

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Politics

Rob Ford was the only member of Toronto city council to vote against a proposal to help gay homeless youth Thursday, just a day after he was the only ...

'I Am Not Homophobic'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says that while it offends him to be called homophobic, he still doesn't feel the Pride flag should fly at City Hall for the du...

RoFo Still Raging Against Rainbow Flag

CBC | Posted 04.13.2014 | Canada Politics

Mayor Rob Ford says he's done everything he can to get a rainbow flag supporting gay rights taken down from Toronto's City Hall. "The...

Ford Bothered By Rainbow Flag At City Hall

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.08.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford took exception to a rainbow flag raised at city hall on Friday in support of gay athletes competing in the Sochi Olympics. T...

Rob Ford Admits He Skips Pride Because It's The Way He Is

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Politics

Rob Ford has admitted that he skips Pride events because it's "the way I am" rather than because of an annual trip to his family's cottage. Ford ma...

LOOK: Rob Ford Photos From Gay Rights Events Say It All

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Politics

Rob Ford broke his nearly three-year-long embargo on attending Pride events Monday, but a photo from the event suggests how he really felt about being...

WATCH: Rob Ford Finally Goes To Pride Event

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Politics

After three years of conspicuous absence, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has attended his first official pride event. Ford showed up the ceremony where a r...

Toronto Mayor Shows Up At Rainbow Flag Raising

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The mayor of Canada's most populous city won cheers Thursday as he made an unexpected appearance at a rainbow flag-raising marking Internati...

Sunday Roundup: Life Is in the Earth

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 06.21.2012 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

Happy Earth Day! I hope to spend today, ideally, puttering about my garden. Yes, we can all aspire to do something more high-minded, but even just beautifying your own patch of soil contributes to the pleasure of everyone around you (including even something as simple as a window box).

Relaxing, too, will help me recover from what was truly an amazing week here at HuffPost -- and what promises to be another in the coming week. In home news, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney joined our editorial team on Wednesday for dinner -- and a no-holds-barred question session, including questions from our readers. You'll be impressed by his frankness.

Who Wants Ford at Pride Anyway?

Will Goldbloom | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada Politics
Will Goldbloom

For a second year in a row, Ford is not attending Toronto Pride. So what? If he did, it certainly would not make up for his quips about the HIV community. It would definitely not encourage anti-Fordists to change their minds for the next election. It would merely be a sign of Ford buckling under pressure by other council members, the press and the public. Does this sound like a worthwhile endeavour?

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Says No To Pride Parade

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he will not be going to the city's Pride Parade for the second straight year because of an annual gathering at his family'...

Magazine Offers To Fly Toronto Mayor To Gay Pride Parade

CBC | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada Politics

CBC — A Toronto weekly news magazine is offering to fly Mayor Rob Ford in from the cottage so he can attend Sunday's Pride Parade. Last week when...

Ford's Pride: Should He or Shouldn't He?

Stephen LeDrew | Posted 08.23.2011 | Canada
Stephen LeDrew

The chins are wagging,and tongues are flapping about the Mayor's decision to continue with his 30-year family tradition of spending Canada's birthday at his cottage with his family.

Toronto Mayor Snubs Gay Pride Parade

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.23.2011 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is under fire this morning on all fronts after he announced he would skip Toronto's Pride parade in favour of a weekend at the ...