From the “Mother of the Blues” to the “Godmother of Rock and Roll,” there is no doubt that Black Queer women had a massive impact on the music world as we know it today. Continue reading 6 Black Queer Women Who Made Waves in Music
Pride Month is a holiday celebrated in the month of June as a celebration of our LGBTQ+ community. We are introducing a timeline of major LGBTQ+ events through history that have led us to present time. Continue reading A Timeline of Canada’s LGBTQ+ Community Through the Ages
While this year’s Pride Month may look slightly different with fewer street parades and in-person gatherings, online celebrations stand firm. With the global spring slowly reaching our feet, it is up to us to keep up, starting with debunking common misconceptions about the LGBTQ+ community. Continue reading 5 Common Misconceptions About The LGBTQ+ Community
There’s a new US holiday in town. Falling on June 19, its name is Juneteenth and it’s here to stay. But, if you’ve never seen or heard of the term before, you’re probably wondering, “What’s so significant about June 19th?” Continue reading The New US Holiday: What is Juneteenth?
Happy AAPI Heritage Month everyone! Together, we are educating on and celebrating the AAPI community, today by introducing 11 music artists to follow! Some are brand-new to the scene and some household names, but there’s sure to be something for everyone! Continue reading 11 AAPI Music Artists to Follow
Happy AAPI Heritage Month everyone! Together, we are educating on and celebrating the AAPI community, starting with modern AAPI films to watch. Ranging from action to romance to comedy, there’s something for everyone! Continue reading 17 AAPI Movies and TV Shows to Watch
The word disability is defined in the dictionary as “a physical, mental, cognitive, or developmental condition that impairs, interferes with, or limits a person’s ability to engage in certain tasks or actions or participate in typical daily activities and interactions”. There are a variety of different disabilities that exist in the world, but nowhere in the definition of a disability does it state that having a disability makes you completely different. Continue reading Why Reverse Integration Programs Are the Next Step to Full Integration
Feminism is about more than just women. Feminism is not the degradation of men. Feminism has finally become the “Little Engine that Could”, chugging along the newly set tracks through hills and over rivers, but then COVID-19 came along and smashed the steel and bolts to pieces. Continue reading Feminism vs. COVID-19: How a global pandemic has failed more than just our vacation plans
Our world has come a long way since the emergence of human kind. However, when we compare childhood lifestyles of the past and of the present, were the ‘Good Old Days’ as much better as some seem to perceive? Continue reading Is Modern Culture Ruining Our Childhood?
“Are Asians POC?” While this question might be exceedingly straightforward to Asians and other minorities, the answer may not be so cookie-cutter for individuals who do not fully understand the true meaning of racism, and what it means to be discriminated against. Continue reading Are Asians POC? The truth behind Asians in North America