Davie Village Post http://davievillagepost.ca News, Current Events Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:45:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.3 Pride House at Olympics: Dean Nelson in PyeongChang http://davievillagepost.ca/8697/pride-house/ Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:32:07 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8697

Video Interview via Team Canada Eric Radford, Dean Nelson, and Candy D Yun talk diversity and inclusion at Pride House at the 2018 Winter Olympics from PyeongChang. A roundtable discussion on inclusion in sport at PyeongChang 2018 // Table ronde sur l'inclusion dans le sport à PyeongChang 2018 Eric Radford, Dean Nelson, and Candy D ...

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Leaping Thespians Back with Another Comedy http://davievillagepost.ca/8693/leaping-thespians/ Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:37:05 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8693

LGBTQ Original Premiere: Out At The Inn Everything falls apart in this hilarious original comedy about a lesbian couple who try to make their dreams of running a bed and breakfast out in the country come true. They live with unusual neighbours, serve unconventional guests, and receive the help they desperately need from the unlikeliest ...

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Transgender World-Class Athlete in BC this Week http://davievillagepost.ca/8684/transgender-world-class/ Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:32:16 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8684

“I remember the man I would grow up to be at the age of 12” With so many out LGBQ Olympians (T is not included because as far as we know there are no transgender Olympians at this time), for Chris Mosier visibility is a powerful tool for social change. If you can see it, ...

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Davie Village Sign Story: VIDEO w/Angus Praught/OutLook TV http://davievillagepost.ca/8678/davie-village/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:53:39 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8678

Angus Praught interviews the people behind the Heart of Davie Village sign.   Love this Sign? See Who’s Supporting It

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Church Issued Letter of Repentance to LGBTQ Community http://davievillagepost.ca/8672/church-letter/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:27:56 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8672

Presbyterian Church in Canada: “For the church and our congregations failing to be safe and welcoming places, we are sorry, and we repent”. February 12, 2018: From the Moderator of the 143rd General Assembly To The Presbyterian Church in Canada and all those harmed by homophobia and hypocrisy by and within the church: The 2017 ...

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LGBTQ Petition Rally at BC Legislature Rescheduled http://davievillagepost.ca/8667/lgbtq-petition/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:23:06 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8667

Minister of LGBTQ2+ Affairs? Veronica Greer is on a mission to get signatures for a campaign she has undertaken which aims to get representation in the BC legislature that is focused solely on the LGBTQ2+ community. An LGBTQ Signature Rally took place on the grounds of the BC Legislature on February 15, 2018, but was ...

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BC Premier Appoints Parliamentary Secretary for Gender Equity http://davievillagepost.ca/8663/gender-equity/ Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:36:17 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8663

Promoting Gender Equity and the Advancement of Women Office of the Premier of British Columbia Press Release: Victoria Thursday February 15, 2018 Esquimalt-Metchosin MLA Mitzi Dean will serve as Parliamentary Secretary for Gender Equity, Premier John Horgan announced today. “Mitzi Dean has devoted her career to justice, fairness and support for the most vulnerable. She ...

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39th Anniversary of Canada’s Annual Gay Holiday: FEB 14 http://davievillagepost.ca/8656/pink-triangle/ Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:22:20 +0000 http://davievillagepost.ca/?p=8656

What? Valentine’s Day is also Pink Triangle Day In the late 1970’s, a national organization of Canada’s lesbians and gays existed called the CLGRC, the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Rights Coalition. Once a year delegates from across the country would meet to network, pool resources, conduct workshops and coordinate strategies. In 1979 the conference was ...

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