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Wedding Destinations

FOR THE LOVE OF TRAVEL

May, 2016

Whether you are in love or looking for love or love to travel, love in the end is all you need. Well, maybe. When people are in love, they want to see the world, hold hands while walking the Champs-Élysées, sit side by side in front of the Taj Mahal. People in love love to […]

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ACES’ spirituality

How being asexual impacts belief systems

March, 2016

  Religions and sex have had an interesting relationship throughout history. From celebrating all forms of sexual expression, to condemning the very act. Religious organizations and the queer communities have had a rocky history: from outright hate, to grudging acceptance, to celebration! Many members of the queer community were raised in a religious home, and […]

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At home with…

Lynne Robidoux Burndorfer and Linda Burndorfer

October, 2015

Walking into Lynne Robidoux Burndorfer and Linda Burndorfer’s home, it’s hard not to be jealous. With high ceilings, gorgeous deco and a huge backyard, it’s a dream home created by a couple with a dream relationship. “I make every room my room, honey,” says Lynne. Then she laughs. You want to believe her, but it’s […]

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Clothes For All!

Winnipeg's first large-scale gender inclusive clothing swap

May, 2015

Theo DeSilva is an 18 year old trans man from Winnipeg who came up with an idea to help the GLBT community. He and his girlfriend, Jes Stefanik, are running Winnipeg’s first large-scale GBLT clothing swap, called the Winnipeg Gender Inclusive Clothing Swap (WGICS). It is open to anyone on the GLBT spectrum. Joey, a member […]

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Pride Photos

OUTWORDS at Pride 2015

May, 2015

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In the Closet

May, 2016

Winnipeg poet Mona Moussa, an out and proud queer woman of colour, laughs at the irony of getting in the closet for OutWords. “I have way too much clothing and I’m always like, ‘I don’t know what to wear,’” says Moussa. She managed to pull together a few outfits to show off. Moussa is frequently touring, […]

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Anastasia Chipelski makes space for tomboy-femme style

March, 2016

Whether she’s working as the managing editor of The Uniter, writing freelance articles, DJing or dancing in sequinned pants, Anastasia Chipelski embodies a certain artistic flair that’s memorable and distinctive. Her wardrobe is only the tip of the ice- berg when it comes to her self-expression. A femme at heart, Chipelski’s style has experienced a […]

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At Home With…

Ryan Miller and Adam Wickstrom's Dream Home

August, 2015

Ryan Miller and Adam Wickstrom moved into their beautiful, open-concept home just over a year ago after building it with Hearth Homes. The couple works for the residential design-build firm, which is owned by Wickstrom’s family, so they put a lot of their own time into building their dream home. They got to make many of […]

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Bobo Academy provides clothes for the community

May, 2015

Finding clothes specifically for queer people can be pretty difficult. So, when I saw Lucy, of the famous lesbian YouTube couple Kaelyn and Lucy, wearing a “started from the closet now we’re queer” shirt, I needed to know where it came from. Turns out, it came from Bobo Academy, a clothing line made by a […]

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Pride Daze III

GoFundMe campaign for top surgery

May, 2015

Ben and Liam have been friends for more than five years. Recently, they decided to raise money for their top surgeries together. Putting yourself out there is a lot easier with your friend by your side because you get that extra confidence in yourself. Plus, it’s nice to have someone in your corner. Liam has his own […]

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