Transgender rights: Does Bill C-16 sell out lesbians and other women?

I should be happy: a cause I championed as an LGBTQ advocate for a long time in my old newspaper blog and beyond has finally been won. Transgender people have won civil rights protections at the federal level. Coupled with all the gains made by lesbian and gay people, that should pretty much wrap up my LGBTQ advocacy work in Canada, right?

Well, maybe not.

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Sunday Reads: On political correctness run amok in the U.S. and the Canadian Senate

There is far too much political correctness in America these days.

That’s the unpolitically correct opinion of David Marcus, a writer/columnist I respect a lot and who is a Twitter acquaintance/friend of mine.

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Bar Refaeli: A whiz for equality

Bar Refaeli
Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli struck this pose in support of transgender rights during Tel Aviv Pride in Israel. She reportedly posted this photo across her various social media channels with the caption, “Gay, lesbians, bisexual, transgender ALL EQUAL TLV #gayweek.” (Photo: Facebook)