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    DIRTY DISCO :: Could This Be The Last Dance?

    DIRTY DISCO ::  This very well may be the last dance for one of Pride Toronto’s most famous stages the Bud Light Dirty Disco South Stage. This stage is a...

    • June 30, 2016
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    SPIRITUALITY :: In Conversation With Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes

    Earlier this month, Reverend Dr. Brent Hawkes pleaded not-guilty to decades-old sex-crime allegations. None of the allegations have been proven in court; Hawkes trial is set to begin November...

    • April 28, 2016
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    POP CULTURE :: The Prince Who Was King

    THE PRINCE WHO WAS KING :: Purple Rain was released in 1984, one of the most provocative movies of its time. I remember, as a pre-teen, a teacher put the film on...

    • April 26, 2016
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN :: The Must-Know List

      MCQUEEN MUSTS :: There’s no end for our admiration for the late great queer fashion designer Alexander McQueen (last year’s biography on McQueen, Blood Beneath The Skin is...

    • April 21, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Unfu*king Myself

    FU*K THAT :: When I saw a post by GGN publisher Shaun Proulx on his #ThoughtRevolution Facebook page which read, “Unfu*ck Yourself. Be who you were before all that stuff...

    • April 21, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Judy Dlugacz – Building An Empire From Nothing

    EMPOWERMENT :: Judy Dlugacz is living proof that success – tycoon size – can be created from scratch. By creating her own lane, listening to her inner-genius, and daring to...

    • April 7, 2016
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    SELF CARE :: I Have a Mental Illness

    MENTAL ILLNESS :: I have been diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder a.k.a. GAD, chronic anxiety and most recently depression. Depression? Me? I thought only those who couldn’t get out...

    • January 27, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Thank Goodness For Optimism

    THE POWER OF OPTIMISM :: One year ago I was in the emergency room sitting quietly beside death. It was hard to tell who was who as the only real difference was...

    • January 27, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Throw Yourself Into The Universe

    THROW YOURSELF INTO THE UNIVERSE :: It’s been a week since I’ve been home in Toronto. I rise to the city’s winter chill streaming through the cracked window, swirling at...

    • January 25, 2016
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    GAY PARENTING :: (Insert Question Mark Here)

    GAY PARENTING :: Being a gay dad is not as extraordinary as people may think. I have three children and having them is the extraordinary thing. They are intrinsically linked...

    • January 14, 2016
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    CONTEST :: THE 5TH ANNUAL SHAUN PROULX PARADISE PLANE

    PARADISE! :: Happy 5th Anniversary to US! Thank you to all of our past guests of The Shaun Proulx Paradise Plane, we couldn’t have made it to our 5th year...

    • September 20, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Be A Match To What You Want

    BE A MATCH TO WHAT YOU WANT :: Holidays are not about driving for hours or days to see relatives in Canadian cities. This I can safely conclude having...

    • September 20, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: How I Became The Superhero Of My Own Life

    EMPOWERMENT :: How I Became The Superhero Of My Own Life  Did you ever reach a point in your life where you stopped believing that anything good would ever happen...

    • September 14, 2016
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    MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN::

    MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN In theatres September 30th Director: Tim Burton Screenplay by Jane Goldman, based upon the novel written by Ransom Riggs, published by Quirk Books...

    • September 13, 2016
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    OLIVIA HOLIDAY :: You’re Missing Out by NOT Going

    TRAVEL :: Ladies, let’s not even front. I know you think Olivia Travel is for silver foxes (shagable women over 50), and yes, you’ll definitely see them on board....

    • September 10, 2016
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    SPIRITUALITY :: Michael Coren’s Same-Sex Marriage Epiphany

    As GGN readers learned last year, Michael Coren, broadcaster, journalist, and former anti same-sex marriage “soldier” has put down his guns, his pen, and his sword because he’s had an...

    • September 8, 2016
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